MethotrexateQuestion 101 out of 1 points
The pathophysiology student would correctly identify the etiologic agent of smallpox as:Selected Answer:b.A virusQuestion 111 out of 1 pointsRubella, rubeola, and roseola are common communicable diseases caused by _____infection.Selected Answer:a.ViralQuestion 121 out of 1 pointsA 46-year-old male presents with severe pain, redness, and tenderness in the right big toe. He was diagnosed with gouty arthritis. The symptoms he experienced are caused by the crystallization of _____ within the synovial fluid.Selected Answer:c.Uric acidQuestion 131 out of 1 pointsA 3-year-old male develops tinea capitis after playing with the family dog. This infection is caused by a:Selected Answer:a.FungusQuestion 140 out of 1 pointsA patient has chicken pox. How does the varicella replicate?Selected Answer:a.With the host cell DNAQuestion 151 out of 1 pointsThe nurse would correctly identify the medical term for ringworm as:Selected Answer:b.Tinea corporisQuestion 161 out of 1 pointsWhen trying to distinguish between an infectious disease and noninfectious disease, what is the hallmark symptom for most infectious diseases?Selected Answer:a.Fever
Question 171 out of 1 pointsA 30-year-old male was diagnosed with HIV. Which of the following treatments would be most effective?Selected Answer:d.Highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART)Question 181 out of 1 pointsA 65-year-old female is diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer. She has developed muscle wasting. Which of the following substances would be produced in large quantities to eliminate the tumor cells and cause muscle wasting?Selected Answer:c.Tumor necrosis factorQuestion 191 out of 1 pointsDuring inflammation, the liver is stimulated to release plasma proteins, collectively known as:Selected Answer:b.Acute phase reactantsQuestion 201 out of 1 pointsWhen a patient presents at the emergency department for an allergic reaction, the nurse recognizes the most severe consequence of a type I hypersensitivity reaction is:Selected Answer:c.AnaphylaxisQuestion 211 out of 1 pointsA 45-year-old male presents with persistent, severe stomach pain. Testing reveals a peptic ulcer. Further laboratory tests reveal the presence of Helicobacter pylori.
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