Week 8 - Midterm Exam v1
1. Question: What is an example of compensatory hyperplasia
2. Question: What causes the rapid change in the resting membrane potential to initiate and action potential.
3. Question: What type of necrosis is often associated with pulmonary tuberculosis.
4. Question: Low plasma albumin causes edema as a result of a reduction in which pressure.
5. Question: When a child inherits a disease that is autosomal recessive, it is inherited from who.
6. Question: Describe the chromosomal defect related to Prader Willi syndrome.
7. Question: What mechanism can cause hypernatremia
8. Question: What are the cause of hyperkalemia
9. Question: What are likely causes of respiratory acidosis
10. Question: When considering white blood cell differentials, acute inflammatory reactions are related to elevations of what leukocyte
11. Question: In which structure do B lymphocytes mature and undergo changes that commit them to becoming B cells
12. Question: Which immunoglobulins is present in blood, saliva, breast milk, and respiratory secretions
13. Question: Which T cell control our limits in the immune response to protect the host own tissue against an autoimmune response
14. Question: The common hay fever allergy is expressed through a rxn that is mediated by class of immunoglobulins
15. Question: How many months does it take for the newborn to sufficiently protected by antibodies produced by its own B cells
16. Question: A person with type O blood is considered to be the universal blood donor because type) blood contains with of the following
17. Question: Cytokines are thought to cause fevers by stimulating the synthesis of which chemical mediators
18. Question: Which cells are primary target for HIV?
19. Question: The mammary glands enlarge during pregnancy primarily as a consequence of what type of hormonal event
20. Question: Perceived stress elicits an emotional anticipatory response that begins where
21. Question: The most common site for a patient diagnosed with prostate cancer is which location
22. Question: Where is the neurotransmitter norepinephrine secreted?
23. Question: Thyroid stimulating (TSH) is released to stimulate the thyroid hormone and is inhibited when plasma levels are adequate. What is this an example of
24. Question: What is the action of calcitonin
25. Question: Aldosterone directly increases the reabsorption of what
26. Question: Which laboratory value would the APRN expect to find if a person is experiencing syndrome inappropriate antidiuretic hormone
27. Question: What are visual disturbances a result of pituitary adenoma
28. Question: Which disorder is caused by hypersecretion of GH in adults?
29. Question: How is the level of thyroid stimulating hormone in individuals with graves’ Disease impacted?
30. Question: What are clinical manifestations of hypothyroidism
31. Question: A patient dx with DKA has the following lab values PH 7.20, serum glucose 500mg/dl, +ketones, serum K+ 2mcg/L, Serum Na+ 130 mEq/L. The patient reports that he has been sick with the flu for 1 week. What relationship do those values have to his insulin deficiency?
32. Question: When is hypoglycemia followed by rebound hyperglycemia observed in patients
33. Question: A person has acne, easy bruising, thin extremities, truncal obesity. The clinical manifestations are indicative of which endocrine diagnosis
34. Question: A person may experience which complications as a result of a reduction in parathyroid hormone.
NUR 631 Topic 8 | Midterm Exam | Version 1