Chapter 1: Introduction to Pathophysiology
1. C.Q. was recently exposed to group A hemolytic Streptococcus and subsequently developed a
pharyngeal infection. His clinic examination reveals an oral temperature of 102.3 F, skin
Chapter 2: Homeostasis and Adaptive Responses to Stressors
1. Indicators that an individual is experiencing high stress include all the following except
c. increased peripheral resistance.
Chapter 52: Alterations in Musculoskeletal Function: Rheumatic Disorders
1. Gouty arthritis is a complication of
a. group A streptococcal infection.
b. autoimmune destruction of joint collagen.
c. excessive production of urea.
Chapter 53: Alterations in the Integumentary System
1. Atopic dermatitis (eczema) is due to
a. parasitic infestation of the skin.
b. superficial staphylococcal infection.
c. superficial fungal infection.
d. contact with skin alle
Chapter 54: Burn Injuries
1. It is true that second-degree, superficial partial-thickness burns
a. are less painful than third-degree burns.
b. involve only the epidermis.
c. usually heal in 7 to 21 days.
d. are rarely associated