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ErythrocytesCorrect Answer:c.ErythrocytesQuestion 161 out of 1 pointsA nurse checks individuals with liver disease for clotting problems because:Selected Answer:b.Clotting factors are produced in the liver.Correct Answer:b.Clotting factors are produced in the liver.Question 171 out of 1 pointsThe people from which country have the lowest risk for Hodgkin lymphoma?Selected Answer:b.JapanCorrect Answer:b.JapanQuestion 181 out of 1 pointsFor a patient experiencing hypersplenism, the nurse expects the erythrocytes to be:Selected Answer:c.Sequestered
Correct Answer:c.SequesteredQuestion 191 out of 1 pointsA 10-year-old male is diagnosed with leukemia. The nurse assesses for which other condition that could be associated with his disease?Selected Answer:a.Down syndromeCorrect Answer:a.Down syndromeQuestion 200 out of 1 pointsWhich major symptom in a patient with sickle cell anemia indicates to the nurse, thepatient is experiencing a vaso-occlusive crisis?Selected Answer:d.An enlarged spleenCorrect Answer:b.PainQuestion 211 out of 1 pointsA 67-year-old female has chronic gastrointestinal bleeding. A nurse recalls the primary cause of her anemia is:Selected Answer:b.Iron deficiencyCorrect Answer:b.Iron deficiencyQuestion 221 out of 1 pointsHow should the nurse prepare a patient who is to receive a Schilling test for pernicious anemia?Selected Answer:a.Administer radioactive cobalamin and measure its excretion in the urine.Correct a.
Answer:Administer radioactive cobalamin and measure its excretion in the urine.Question 231 out of 1 pointsA 5-year-old female is diagnosed with acute leukemia. The nurse will most likely treat this patient with:Selected Answer:c.ChemotherapyCorrect Answer:c.ChemotherapyQuestion 241 out of 1 pointsA 35-year-old female is diagnosed with vitamin B12 deficiency anemia (pernicious anemia). How should the nurse respond when the patient asks what causes pernicious anemia? A decrease in ______ is the most likely cause.Selected Answer:c.Intrinsic factorCorrect Answer:c.Intrinsic factorQuestion 251 out of 1 pointsA 40-year-old male vegetarian is diagnosed with folate deficiency anemia. He reports that he is an alcoholic. Which of the following factors put him at greatest riskfor developing his disease?Selected Answer:b.Being alcoholicCorrect Answer:b.Being alcoholicQuestion 261 out of 1 pointsWhich of the following individuals should the nurse assess first for a vitamin B12 deficiency anemia?