Selected Answer: b. Na + rushing into the cell Correct Answer: b. Na + rushing into the cell Question 8 1 out of 1 points A 55-year-old male with a 30-year history of smoking is examined for respiratory disturbance. Examination of his airway (bronchial) reveals that stratified squamous epithelial cells have replaced the normal columnar ciliated cells. This type of cellular adaptation is called: Selected Answer: c. Metaplasia Correct Answer: c. Metaplasia Question 9
1 out of 1 points A patient has a heart attack that leads to progressive cell injury that causes cell death with severe cell swelling and breakdown of organelles. What term would the nurse use to define this process? Selected Answer: d. Necrosis Correct Answer: d. Necrosis Question 10 1 out of 1 points What principle should the nurse remember when trying to distinguish aging from diseases? Selected Answer: a. It is difficult to tell the difference because both processes are believed to result from cell injury. Correct Answer: a. It is difficult to tell the difference because both processes are believed to result from cell injury. Question 11 1 out of 1 points A nurse is reading a chart and sees the term oncotic pressure. The nurse recalls that oncotic pressure (colloid osmotic pressure) is determined by: Selected Answer: b. Plasma proteins Correct Answer: b. Plasma proteins Question 12 1 out of 1 points A newborn male is diagnosed with albinism based on skin, eye, and hair appearance. Which finding will support this diagnosis? Selected Answer: Inability to convert tyrosine to DOPA (3,4 dihydroxyphenylalanine) Correct Answer: Inability to convert tyrosine to DOPA (3,4 dihydroxyphenylalanine) Question 13
1 out of 1 points In teaching a patient with cirrhosis, which information should the nurse include regarding cholesterol?
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- Summer '19
- Down syndrome, Adenosine triphosphate, Turner syndrome, Caseous necrosis, 55-year-old male