MSC Organ System Gastrointestinal 38 ANS D To inspect the lateral borders of

Msc organ system gastrointestinal 38 ans d to inspect

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MSC:Organ System: Gastrointestinal38.ANS: DTo inspect the lateral borders of the tongue, you should wrap the tongue with a piece of gauze and then pull the tongue to each side for inspection. The other maneuvers do not result in adequate lateral border inspection.MSC:Organ System: Gastrointestinal39.ANS: CSix-month-old infants turn their heads toward the source of sound, and they start babbling, but they begin imitating speech sounds closer to 10 months of age. Understanding simple phrases such as “no-no” and “bye-bye” occurs between 10 and 12 months. The Moro reflex and cessation of breathing in response to noise are lost by 3 months of age.MSC:Organ System: Nervous40.ANS: AThe newborn’s tympanic membrane does not become conical for several months; therefore, the light reflex appears diffuse.MSC:Organ System: General41.ANS: CBecause young children often resist otoscopic and oral examination, it may be wise to postpone these procedures until the end of the examination after you have gained some trust.MSC:Organ System: General42.ANS: BSuspected retropharyngeal abscess, which can cause drooling, a muffled voice, and stridor, is a pediatric emergency because it occludes the airway.
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MSC:Organ System: Gastrointestinal43.ANS: BThe gums of pregnant women may appear reddened, swollen, and spongy, with the hypertrophy resolving within 2 months of delivery.MSC:Organ System: Reproductive44.ANS: DWith age, the buccal mucosa becomes less shiny, the teeth appear longer because of receding gums, the nasal mucosa are drier, the tongue may appear more fissured, and more bristly hairs appear in the nose, especially in men.MSC:Organ System: Gastrointestinal45.ANS: BSuspect otitis externa (swimmer’s ear) when pulling the pinna reproduces ear pain. The other conditions do not commonly cause the same finding.MSC:Organ System: General46.ANS: BThe classic triad of Ménière disease is vertigo, tinnitus, and progressive hearing loss.MSC:Organ System: Nervous47.ANS: ELong-term cocaine snorting causes ischemic necrosis of the septal cartilage and leads to perforation of the nasal septum.MSC:Organ System: Pulmonary/Respiratory48.ANS: EEvidence-based practice suggests that the strongest predictor of sinusitis is any combination of these symptoms including maxillary toothache, purulent nasal secretions, dull or opaque sinus transillumination, poor response to decongestants, and colored nasal discharge.MSC:Organ System: General49.ANS: AAnorexia is an initial symptom of acute otitis media and is not found with cerumen impaction or otitis externa or with conditions of fluid in the middle ear.
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