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Question 151 out of 1 pointsA 15-year-old female presents with breast discharge, dysmenorrhea, and excessive excitability. Tests reveal that all her pituitary hormones are elevated. What does the
nurse suspect as the most likely cause for these assessment findings?Question 160 out of 1 pointsA 12-year-old male is newly diagnosed with type 1 DM. Which of the following tests should the nurse prepare the patient to best confirm the diagnosis?Question 171 out of 1 pointsA 12-year-old female is newly diagnosed with type 1 DM. When the parents ask what causes this, what is the nurse’s best response?Question 181 out of 1 pointsA nurse recalls insulin has an effect on which of the following groups of electrolytes?Question 191 out of 1 pointsA nurse is preparing to teach a patient about Addison disease. Which information should the nurse include? The most common cause of Addison disease is:
Question 201 out of 1 pointsA 22-year-old male is admitted to the intensive care unit with a closed head injury sustained in a motorcycle accident. The injury has caused severe damage to the posterior pituitary. Which of the following complications should the nurse anticipate?Question 211 out of 1 pointsIf the patient has a problem with the pineal gland, which substance would the nurse monitor?Question 221 out of 1 pointsA 30-year-old male presents to his primary care provider reporting visual disturbances. CT reveals a pituitary tumor and lab tests reveal elevated prolactin. He is diagnosed with prolactinoma. Which of the following treatments would the nurse help implement?Question 231 out of 1 pointsA nurse is teaching a patient about insulin. Which information should the nurse include? Insulin is primarily regulated by: