Flashcards in Final Exam Deck (79)
Known for a goiter?
Grave’s disease (hyperthyroidism)
List 4 characteristics of breast cancer tumor?
Hard, painless, irregular edges, fixed
2 nursing care recommendations for patient with mastitis?
Cold compresses and supportive bra
HPV most important risk factor for?
Vaginal birth contraindicated for what disease?
You would need to do C- section
Rapid transit from stomach to intestines causing diaphoresis, discomfort, etc?
Continuous dull ache in RUQ, epigastric or back is what?
2 things you assess on dialysis fistula?
Bruit and thrill
Explain the difference between paraphimosis and phimosis?
Paraphimosis is foreskin is retracted backward and stuck there, phimosis is unable to retract over glans
Monistat is used for what condition?
Yeast infection (candidiasis)
The foremost factor that may influence the development of disease is what?
What medication used for genital herpes?
Acyclovir (Zithromax); Valtrex
What kind of surgery to fix large bowel obstruction?
Too much or build-up of what by-product contributes to hepatic encephalopathy?
Priority post organ transplant is implementing?
Infection control measures
Raising hands during breast examination will increase chance of finding or detecting what?
To prevent recurrent vaginal infections?
Do not douche
Life threatening complication of gallstones is what?
Gangrene of the gallbladder
Pain related to first tampon use is called what?
What patient population most likely to be associated with hypothyroidism?
What condition includes a complaint of painful and/or bloody ejaculation?
Increasing what at home will decrease incidence of kidney stones?
Increased fluid intake
With peptic ulcer disease (PUD) physician order test to check for presence of what?
People who do this have 2x increase of bladder cancer?
Man and women both have sickle cell trait (they are carriers); what chance does child have of inheriting condition?
25% kid will HAVE sickle cell, 50% chance of having trait → autosomal recessive 25%; autosomal dominant 50%
What lab work expect to be abnormal when diagnosing cholecystitis?
Bilirubin and WBC
Who should you call if a patient has catheter removed and a few hours later has urgency and 2 small volume voids?
No one- that is normal
How many years earlier than youngest family member with breast cancer should screening and mammography start?
5-10 years earlier
Name the 2 important screening tests for prostate cancer?