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15A 30-year-old male is diagnosed with a hormone-secreting tumor of the pancreas alpha cells. Which of the following would the nurse expect to be most likely increased in this patient? Glucagon
16A 22-year-old female has a low level of TSH. What condition does the nurse expect the patient is experiencing? Secondary hypothyroidism17Diabetes insipidus, diabetes mellitus, and SIADH share which of the following assessment manifestations? Thirst18A 45-year-old female has elevated thyroxine production. Which of the following would accompany this condition? Decreased thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH)19A student asks the instructor which of the following is the most potent naturally occurringglucocorticoid. How should the instructor respond? Cortisol20A 40-year-old male undergoes surgery for a PTH-secreting tumor in which the parathyroid is removed. Which of the following would the nurse expect following surgery? Decreased calcium reabsorption in the kidney21A nurse is teaching a patient about insulin. Which information should the nurse include? 22A 50-year-old male patient presents with polyuria and extreme thirst. He was given exogenous ADH. For which of the following conditions would this treatment be effective: Neurogenic diabetes insipidus23A patient wants to know what can cause ACTH to be released. How should the nurse respond? Acute stressors24When insulin binds to its receptors on muscle cells, an increase in glucose uptake by the muscle cells occurs. This is an example of a ________ effect by a hormone. Direct