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PTS: 1 DIF: Cognitive Level: Remember REF: 355TOP: Integrated Process: Nursing Process: AssessmentMSC: Area of Client Needs: Physiologic Integrity23. A nurse is assessing a child with kwashiorkor disease. Which assessment findingsshould the nurse expect?a. Thin wasted extremities with a prominent abdomenb. Constipationc. Elevated hemoglobind. High levels of proteinANS: AThe child with kwashiorkor has thin, wasted extremities and a prominent abdomen fromedema (ascites). Diarrhea (persistent diarrhea malnutrition syndrome) not constipationcommonly occurs from a lowered resistance to infection and further complicates the
electrolyte imbalance. Anemia and protein deficiency is a common finding inmalnourished children with kwashiorkor.PTS: 1 DIF: Cognitive Level: Understand REF: 357TOP: Integrated Process: Nursing Process: AssessmentMSC: Area of Client Needs: Physiologic Integrity24. A nurse is preparing to accompany a medical missions team to a third world country.Marasmus is seen frequently in children 6 months to 2 years in this country. Whichsymptoms should the nurse expect for this condition?

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