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Adrenal Glands quiz bee

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Adrenal Glands quiz bee

  1. 1. Adrenal glands<br />
  2. 2. When assessing a patient with pheochromocytoma, the nurse is most likely to detect:<br />Blood pressure of 130/70 mmhg<br />Blood glucose of 130 mg/dl<br />Bradycardia<br />Blood pressure of 170/90 mmhg<br />
  3. 3. Loading …<br />HORMONAL HYPO OR HYPER FUNCTION? IS MY ANSWER CORRECT?<br />
  4. 4. When assessing a patient with pheochromocytoma, the nurse is most likely to detect:<br />Blood pressure of 130/70 mmhg<br />Blood glucose of 130 mg/dl<br />Bradycardia<br />Blood pressure of 170/90 mmhg<br />
  5. 5. Rationale:<br />Pheochromocytoma, a tumor of the adrenal medulla that secretes excessive catecholamines, cause hypertension, tachycardia, hyperglycemia, hypermetabolism, and weight loss.<br />
  6. 6. Next question:<br />
  7. 7. 2. The nurse is doing an admission assessment on a newly admitted patient.The patient’s face and shoulder seems to have a lot of fat, but the patient’s arms and legs are thin. Which of the following disorders might these findings relate to?<br />Cushing's syndrome<br />Diabetes insipidus<br />Diabetes mellitus<br />pheochromocytoma<br />
  8. 8. Loading …<br />HORMONAL HYPO OR HYPER FUNCTION? IS MY ANSWER CORRECT?<br />
  9. 9. 2. The nurse is doing an admission assessment on a newly admitted patient.The patient’s face and shoulder seems to have a lot of fat, but the patient’s arms and legs are thin. Which of the following disorders might these findings relate to?<br />Cushing's syndrome<br />Diabetes insipidus<br />Diabetes mellitus<br />pheochromocytoma<br />
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  11. 11. 3. Which disorder results from too much cortisol secretion in the body?<br />a,. Addison’s disease<br />b. Hypothyroidism<br />Cushings’s disease<br />Pheochromocytoma<br />
  12. 12. Loading …<br />HORMONAL HYPO OR HYPER FUNCTION? IS MY ANSWER CORRECT?<br />
  13. 13. 3. Which disorder results from too much cortisol secretion in the body?<br />a,. Addison’s disease<br />b. Hypothyroidism<br />Cushing's disease<br />Pheochromocytoma<br />
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  15. 15. Endo shot crazy!<br />4. Identify what hormonal imbalance and endocrine disorder the picture is suggesting?<br />??????????????????<br />
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  17. 17. 5. The nurse performing an assessment on a client who has been receiving long term steroid therapy would expect to find:<br />Jaundice<br />Flank pain<br />Bulging eyes<br />Truncalobesity<br />
  18. 18. Loading …<br />HORMONAL HYPO OR HYPER FUNCTION? IS MY ANSWER CORRECT?<br />
  19. 19. 5. The nurse performing an assessment on a client who has been receiving long term steroid therapy would expect to find:<br />Jaundice<br />Flank pain<br />Bulging eyes<br />Truncalobesity<br />
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  21. 21. 6. a client admitted with pheochromocytoma returns from the operating room after adrenalectomy. The nurse should carefully assess the client for:<br />Hypokalemia<br />Hyperglycemia<br />Marked sodium and water retention<br />Marked fluctuations in blood pressure<br />
  22. 22. Loading …<br />HORMONAL HYPO OR HYPER FUNCTION? IS MY ANSWER CORRECT?<br />
  23. 23. 6. a client admitted with pheochromocytoma returns from the operating room after adrenalectomy. The nurse should carefully assess the client for:<br />Hypokalemia<br />Hyperglycemia<br />Marked sodium and water retention<br />Marked fluctuations in blood pressure<br />
  24. 24. Next question:<br />
  25. 25. 7. A nurse knows the clinical manifestations of a client with addison’s disease include the following. Select all that apply.<br />Weight gain<br />Hypothermia<br />Hypertension<br />Bronze skin<br />Hypotension<br />hypernatremia<br />
  26. 26. Loading …<br />HORMONAL HYPO OR HYPER FUNCTION? IS MY ANSWER CORRECT?<br />
  27. 27. 7. A nurse knows the clinical manifestations of a client with addison’s disease include the following. Select all that apply.<br />Weight gain<br />Hypothermia<br />Hypertension<br />Bronze skin<br />Hypotension<br />hypernatremia<br />
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  29. 29. 8. After physical examination, a 50 year old is tentatively diagnosed with addison’s disease. Which of the following test would confirm or refute this diagnosis?<br />Plasma and urinary cortisol level<br />Blood urea nitrogen and creatinine level<br />Electrolytes and complete blood count<br />Chest xray and urinalysis<br />
  30. 30. Loading …<br />HORMONAL HYPO OR HYPER FUNCTION? IS MY ANSWER CORRECT?<br />
  31. 31. 8. After physical examination, a 50 year old is tentatively diagnosed with addison’s disease. Which of the following test would confirm or refute this diagnosis?<br />Plasma and urinary cortisol level<br />Blood urea nitrogen and creatinine level<br />Electrolytes and complete blood count<br />Chest xray and urinalysis<br />
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