On further questioning the 21 year old patient with

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32.On further questioning, the 21-year-old patient with complaints of fatigue, headache, anorexia, and a runny nose explains that she is sexually active only with her boyfriend, does not use injectable drugs, and works as an aide in a day-care center. Which of the following tests would be most helpful in confirming your diagnosis?A.Anti-HAV IgMB.HAV IgGC.Anti-HCVD.IgM anti-HBs
ANS: A
PTS:133.A patient is seen in the clinic with right upper quadrant pain that is radiating to the middle of the back. The NP suspects acute cholelithiasis. The NP should expect which of the following laboratory findings?
PTS:134.Which of the following are included in the Ranson’s criteria for assessing the severity of pancreatitis at the time of diagnosis?
PTS:135.Donna is a 36-year-old African American woman with chronic pancreatitis. Which of the following are necessary to manage her condition?
PTS:136.Which of the following diagnostic tests is ordered for a cecal volvulus bowel obstruction?A.Barium enemaB.ColonoscopyC.EndoscopyD.Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)ANS: A
PTS:137.Which of the following is part of the treatment plan for the patient with IBS?
PTS:138.Leslie is a 35-year-old Caucasian woman who presents with weakness, anorexia, weight loss, and fatigue. Her history is significant for inflammatory bowel disease, Hashimoto’s thyroiditis, and cigarette smoking. Which of the following pieces of her history leads the clinician to believe she has primary sclerosing cholangitis?
PTS:139.Carl has been diagnosed with Wilson’s disease. Which of the following should be included in his dietary education?
PTS:140.Ron has cirrhosis and now presents with altered mental status after increasing protein intake because he was trying to increase muscle mass. Which of the following diseases should the clinician be concerned about?A.Hepatopulmonary syndromeB.Hepatic encephalopathyC.Hepatorenal syndromeD.Spontaneous bacterial peritonitisANS: B
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