What are the major effects of excess cortisol? Which of the following statements regarding the pituitary gland are true? Its secretion is directly related to the serum potassium concentration b. For a diabetic male client with a foot , the physician orders bed rest, a wet-to-dry dressing change every shift, and blood glucose monitoring before meals and bedtime. The preferred surgical approach to the pituitary gland is via the sphenoid sinus c. Progesterone suspends ovulation during pregnancy, fixes the foetus to the uterine wall, forms placenta and controls the development of the foetus in the uterus. Visual, not auditory, changes are a potential complication of hypophysectomy. Is treatable acutely with intravenous calcium salts and chronically with oral calcium and vitamin D. Enterogastrone and secretin are also secreted by duodenal epithelium.
Approximately 75% of all cases are hereditary b. Weight loss, Bradycardia, Constipation C. Most often produce dysfunctional uterine bleeding in women. Promotes lipolysis in adipose tissue D. In 1990 a National Institutes of Health Consensus Development Conference reviewed the available evidence regarding the management of asymptomatic primary hyperparathyroidism. Is most commonly encountered as a postviral syndrome.
The patient was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at 4 years of age. Based on initial assessment findings, the nurse formulates the nursing diagnosis of Risk for injury. Which of the following is the initial surgical procedure of choice? Enlarged hands and feet are related to lateral bone growth, which is seen in adults with this disorder. Phentolamine, an alpha-adrenergic blocking agent given by I. The parathyroids secrete parathyroid hormone. Hypertension is caused by fluid retention. Alpha-adrenergic blockade, with or without beta-adrenergic blockade.
These treatments are commonly used to suppress inflammation in many diseases. The endocrine system is regulated by feedback. Thyroid is the largest endocrine gland secreting three hormones thyroxine, triiodothyronine and calcitonin. Progesteron is released by a corpus luteum after ovulation which actually prepares the uterus for a possible pregnancy. Which of the following secrete estrogen and progesterone? An agitated, confused female client arrives in the emergency department. The panel concluded that surgical intervention was indicated for which of the following indications? If hyperthyroidism is secondary to radioiodine use, it will occur within 2 years of treatment.
A female client with is receiving Synthroid , 25 mcg P. A 30-year-old female presents for evaluation of a palpable thyroid nodule. Impaired growth hormone secretion A. The client should take the drug at the start of a meal, not 30 minutes to an hour before. The hormone that stimulates the stomach to secrete gastric juice is a enterokinase b enterogastrone c gastrin d renin. Although hypoglycemia can cause irritability, it also produces increased appetite, rather than loss of appetite. The p53 tumor suppressor gene.
Reverse T3 Ans: B 66. Hypokalemia causes paralytic ileus and muscle weakness. Familial hypocalciuric hypercalcemia is distinguished from primary hyperparathyroidism by parathyroid imaging. Increases in serum concentration B. At the same time it inhibits digestion and excretion.
The hormone Progesterone causes what to occur in women? Hyperthyroidism can be caused by all of the following except: A. Cortisol synthesis would be diminished by A. It differentiates neoplastic and nonneoplastic nodules in most cases b. A female client with a history of pheochromocytoma is admitted to the hospital in an acute hypertensive crisis. A defect in aromatase Correct Answer: B. They increase the blood-glucose level by converting proteins and fats into carboy hydrates which are in turn, converted to glucose.
This, in turn, may diminish calcium stores in the bone, causing bone demineralization and setting the stage for pathologic fractures and a risk for injury. Linked to albumin Ans: B 11. Adrenaline directly affects on a S. These hormones are essential in regulating blood sugar levels. Which of the following statements regarding thyroid hormone synthesis is correct? Magnetic resonance imaging of the brain d.