NSG 6020 Week 6 discussion

NSG 6020 Week 6 discussion
Course NURS-6501N-42,Advanced Pathophysiology.2017
Winter Qtr 11/27-02/18-PT27
Test Quiz - Week 7
Started 1/9/18 10:06 PM
Submitted 1/9/18 10:23 PM
Due Date 1/15/18 1:59 AM
Status Completed
Attempt Score 35 out of 35 points
Time Elapsed 17 minutes out of 45 minutes
Instructions Please answer each question below and click
Submit when you have completed the Quiz.
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? Question 1
1 out of 1 points

A newborn is diagnosed with congenital intrinsic factor
deficiency. Which of the following types of anemia will the
nurse see documented on the chart?
Selected Answer: b.
Pernicious anemia
Correct Answer: b.
Pernicious anemia

? Question 2
1 out of 1 points

A 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 syndrome
Correct Answer: a.
Down syndrome

? Question 3
1 out of 1 points

A newborn baby is diagnosed with a blood disorder in
which her platelet count is low. Which of the following does
the nurse suspect could be the reason?
Selected Answer: c.
Decreased thrombopoietin
Correct Answer: c.
Decreased thrombopoietin

? Question 4
1 out of 1 points

A group of cells isolated in the laboratory have
membrane-bound granules in their cytoplasm and they
show phagocytic activity. Which of the following cells is most
similar?
Selected Answer: d.
Eosinophils
Correct Answer: d.
Eosinophils

? Question 5
1 out of 1 points

A 52-year-old male IV drug user was diagnosed with
hepatitis C 5 years ago. He is now experiencing impaired
blood clotting. The nurse suspects a decrease in which of the
following vitamins?
Selected Answer: a.
K
Correct Answer: a.
K

? Question 6
1 out of 1 points

A 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 risk for
developing his disease?
Selected Answer: b.
Being alcoholic
Correct Answer: b.
Being alcoholic

? Question 7
1 out of 1 points

Thrombocytopenia may be:
Selected Answer: c.
Congenital or acquired
Correct Answer: c.
Congenital or acquired

? Question 8
1 out of 1 points

A hematologist is discussing hematopoiesis. Which
information should be included? ________ participate in
hematopoiesis.
Selected Answer: a.
Colony-stimulating factors (CSFs)
Correct Answer: a.
Colony-stimulating factors (CSFs)

? Question 9
1 out of 1 points

A 10-year-old male is diagnosed with sickle cell anemia.
When the parents ask who is responsible for this disease,
what is the nurse’s best response? He most likely inherited it
from:
Selected Answer: c.
Both his mother and father
Correct Answer: c.
Both his mother and father

? Question 10
1 out of 1 points

In disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC), the
nurse assesses for active bleeding after intravascular
clotting because:
Selected Answer: b.
Clotting factors are depleted.
Correct Answer: b.
Clotting factors are depleted.

? Question 11
1 out of 1 points

After initial compensation, what hemodynamic change
should the nurse monitor for in a patient who has a
reduction in the number of circulating erythrocytes?
Selected Answer: d.
Hyperdynamic circulatory state
Correct Answer: d.
Hyperdynamic circulatory state

? Question 12
1 out of 1 points

A 21-year-old female was recently diagnosed with iron
deficiency anemia. In addition to fatigue and weakness,
which of the following clinical signs and symptoms would she
most likely exhibit?
Selected Answer: b.
Spoon-shaped nails
Correct Answer: b.
Spoon-shaped nails

? Question 13
1 out of 1 points

A 5-year-old male was diagnosed with normocytic-
normochromic anemia. Which of the following anemias does
the nurse suspect the patient has?
Selected Answer: b.
Hemolytic anemia
Correct Answer: b.
Hemolytic anemia

? Question 14
1 out of 1 points

For a patient experiencing hypersplenism, the nurse
expects the erythrocytes to be:
Selected Answer: c.
Sequestered
Correct Answer: c.
Sequestered

? Question 15
1 out of 1 points

A 15-year-old male is diagnosed with infectious
mononucleosis. When the patient asks how he got this
disease, how should the nurse respond? The most likely
cause is:
Selected Answer: b.
Epstein-Barr virus (EBV)
Correct Answer: b.
Epstein-Barr virus (EBV)

? Question 16
1 out of 1 points

While reviewing lab results, the nurse recalls the most
abundant cells in the blood are:
Selected Answer: c.
Erythrocytes
Correct Answer: c.
Erythrocytes

? Question 17
1 out of 1 points

A 62-year-old female tells her health care provider she
has been experiencing regular night sweats that cause her to
wake up drenched. She also remarks that she has been
unintentionally losing weight. Physical exam reveals enlarged
lymph nodes on her neck that do not appear to be painful.
She should be screened for which of the following cancers?
Selected Answer: b.
Hodgkin lymphoma
Correct Answer: b.
Hodgkin lymphoma

? Question 18
1 out of 1 points

How 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 Answer: a.
Administer radioactive cobalamin and measure its excretion
in the urine.

? Question 19
1 out of 1 points

Which of the following individuals should the nurse
assess first for a vitamin B12 deficiency anemia?
Selected Answer: c.
47-year-old male who had a gastrectomy procedure
(removal of the stomach)
Correct Answer: c.
47-year-old male who had a gastrectomy procedure
(removal of the stomach)

? Question 20
1 out of 1 points

A 67-year-old female has chronic gastrointestinal
bleeding. A nurse recalls the primary cause of her anemia is:
Selected Answer: b.
Iron deficiency
Correct Answer: b.
Iron deficiency

? Question 21
1 out of 1 points

A 35-year-old male with hyperthyroidism begins
treatment to decrease thyroid activity. A nurse monitors for
which of the following conditions that could result secondary
to the treatment?
Selected Answer: b.
Basophilia
Correct Answer: b.
Basophilia

? Question 22
1 out of 1 points

A nurse is teaching the staff about platelets. Which
information should the nurse include? In addition to playing
a role in hemostasis, platelets have the ability to:
Selected Answer: b.
Release biochemical mediators of inflammation
Correct Answer: b.
Release biochemical mediators of inflammation

? Question 23
1 out of 1 points

A 34-year-old male presents in the emergency room
with extreme fatigue and shortness of breath. His skin and
sclera appear to have a yellowish discoloration. These
assessment findings are consistent with which type of
anemia?
Selected Answer: d.
Hemolytic anemia
Correct Answer: d.
Hemolytic anemia

? Question 24
1 out of 1 points

A 45-year-old female undergoes a splenectomy to
remove a tumor. Which of the following assessment finding
is most likely to occur following surgery?
Selected Answer: a.
Leukocytosis
Correct Answer: a.
Leukocytosis

? Question 25
1 out of 1 points

A 20-year-old female undergoes lab testing for anemia.
Results show high iron, bilirubin, and transferrin and low
hemoglobin and hematocrit. Which of the following is the
most likely diagnosis to be documented on the chart?
Selected Answer: a.
Pernicious anemia
Correct Answer: a.
Pernicious anemia

? Question 26
1 out of 1 points

The people from which country have the lowest risk for
Hodgkin lymphoma?
Selected Answer: b.
Japan
Correct Answer: b.
Japan

? Question 27
1 out of 1 points

A 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 28
1 out of 1 points

A nurse is caring for a patient who cannot clot. Which
end product of the clotting cascade is this patient unable to
make?
Selected Answer: d.
Fibrin
Correct Answer: d.
Fibrin

? Question 29
1 out of 1 points

The nurse will check which of the following tests to
directly measure iron stores?
Selected Answer: c.
Bone marrow biopsy
Correct Answer: c.
Bone marrow biopsy

? Question 30
1 out of 1 points

A 60-year-old female emphysema patient experiences
a rapid and pounding heart, dizziness, and fatigue with
exertion. Which of the following respiratory assessment
findings indicate the respiratory system is compensating for
the increased oxygen demand?
Selected Answer: b.
Increased rate and depth of breathing
Correct Answer: b.
Increased rate and depth of breathing

? Question 31
1 out of 1 points

A staff member wants to know where the greatest
proportion of iron is located. How should the nurse respond?
The greatest proportion of total body iron is located in the:
Selected Answer: a.
Erythrocytes
Correct Answer: a.
Erythrocytes

? Question 32
1 out of 1 points

A 5-year-old female is diagnosed with acute leukemia.
The nurse will most likely treat this patient with:
Selected Answer: c.
Chemotherapy
Correct Answer: c.
Chemotherapy

? Question 33
1 out of 1 points

A 58-year-old female presents in the clinic presenting
with fatigue, weight loss, and tingling in her fingers.
Laboratory findings show low hemoglobin and hematocrit, a
high mean corpuscular volume, and normal plasma iron.
These assessment findings are consistent with which type of
anemia?
Selected Answer: b.
Pernicious anemia
Correct Answer: b.
Pernicious anemia

? Question 34
1 out of 1 points

A 50-year-old female is diagnosed with primary
thrombocythemia. A nurse would expect the blood smear to
reveal _____ platelets.
Selected Answer: d.
Overproduced
Correct Answer: d.
Overproduced

? Question 35
1 out of 1 points

A 45-year-old male is diagnosed with macrocytic,
normochromic anemia. The nurse suspects the most likely
cause of this condition is:
Selected Answer: a.
Defective DNA synthesis
Correct Answer: a.
Defective DNA synthesis


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