Question 81 1 out of 1 points A cervical polyp usually appears as a:
Selected Answer: bright-red soft protrusion from the endocervical canal. Question 82 1 out of 1 points You are examining Mr. S., a 79-year-old diabetic man complaining of claudication. Which of the following physical findings is consistent with the diagnosis of arterial occlusion? Selected Answer: Loss of hair over the extremity Question 83 1 out of 1 points Your 15-year-old patient is athletic and thin. Radiography of an ankle injury reveals a stress fracture. You should question this patient about her: Selected Answer: menstrual cycles. Question 84 1 out of 1 points A pulsation that is diminished to the point of being barely palpable would be graded as: Selected Answer: 1 Question 85 1 out of 1 points The rectal past medical history of all patients should include inquiry about: Selected Answer: hemorrhoid surgery. Question 86 1 out of 1 points When assessing a 17-year-old for nuchal rigidity, you gently raise his head off the examination table. He involuntarily flexes his hips and knees. To confirm your suspicions associated with this positive test, you would also perform a test for the _____ sign. Selected Answer: Kerni g Question 87 1 out of 1 points
For purposes of examination and communication of physical findings, the breast is divided into: Selected Answer: four quadrants plus a tail. Question 88 1 out of 1 points Your older clinic patient is being seen today as a follow-up for a 2-day history of pneumonia. The patient continues to have a productive cough, shortness of breath, and lethargy and has been spending most of the day lying in bed. You should begin the chest examination by: Selected Answer: auscultating the lung bases. Question 89 1 out of 1 points Nancy Walker is a 16-year-old girl who presents to the clinic with complaints of severe, acute chest pain. Her mother reports that Nancy, apart from occasional colds, Nancy is not prone to respiratory problems. What potential risk factor is most important to assess with regards to Nancy's current problem? Selected Answer: Cocaine use Question 90 1 out of 1 points When palpating breast tissue, the examiner should use the _____ at each site. Selected Answer: finger pads, gliding Question 91 1 out of 1 points During chest assessment, you note the patient's voice quality while auscultating the lung fields. The voice sound is intensified, there is a nasal quality to the voice, and the e's sound like a s. This sound is indicative of: Selected Answer: lung consolidation. Question 92 1 out of 1 points An apical PMI palpated beyond the left fifth intercostal space may indicate: Selected Answer: left ventricular hypertrophy.
Question 93 1 out of 1 points Electrical activity recorded by the electrocardiogram (ECG) tracing that denotes the spread of the stimulus through the atria is the: Selected Answer: P wave.
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