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John Smith
Answered: Feb 26, 2020
Administer folic acid 5 mg daily -key concept/objective: to recognize that the diagnosis of tropical sprue requires a small bowel biopsy and that treatment with folic acid is associated with rapid...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Feb 26, 2020
Tumor lysis syndrome-patients with a large tumor burden or rapidly proliferating tumors may experience a spontaneous or treatment-related tumor lysis syndrome that includes the rapid discharge of...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Feb 26, 2020
Vancomycin, piperacillin-tazobactam, and gentamicin-the antimicrobial agents that are initially selected for patients with fever and neutropenia should provide broad-spectrum coverage against both...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Feb 26, 2020
Chronic myelogenous leukemia (cml)-cml is a classic example of a malignant disease whose development proceeds through three phases: chronic, accelerated, and blast. at diagnosis, more than 85% to...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Feb 26, 2020
Hydroxyurea-tyrosine kinase inhibitor (tki) therapy, introduced with imatinib, has revolutionized the treatment of patients with cml and has profoundly changed every treatment algorithm for cml....Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Feb 26, 2020
Hydroxyurea plus aspirin-indications for therapy in essential thrombocytosis are based on the risk of thrombohemorrhagic complications. risk factors include age older than 60 years, a history of a...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Feb 26, 2020
Teardrop cells-more than half of the patients with myelofibrosis with myeloid metaplasia (mmm) present with anemia and thrombocytosis. most commonly, symptoms such as weakness, fatigue, or dyspnea...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Feb 26, 2020
When they reach 40 years of age-according to the gold guidelines, clinicians should consider the diagnosis of copd in any patient who has dyspnea, chronic cough, or sputum production, as well as in...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Feb 26, 2020
Ensures that any clear nasal drainage is tested for glucose-a transphenoidal hypophysectomy involves entry into the sella turcica through an incision in the upper lip and gingiva into the floor of...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Feb 26, 2020
Grains, especially wheat, rye, and barley-when a person with celiac disease eats any of these grains, a protein called gluten found in them causes a reaction in his or her immune system. the immune...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Feb 26, 2020
A tiny balloon is inflated inside an artery-it is also called balloon angioplasty. the balloon is placed in the artery by means of a fine tube called a catheter. the catheter usually is inserted...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Feb 26, 2020
Check the apical pulse, blood pressure, and temperature every 4 hours. -monitoring and recording vital signs are within the education scope of nursing assistants. an experienced nursing assistant...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Feb 26, 2020
Hypercalcemia and decreased alkaline phosphatase-hypophosphatasia is the only one of these clinical entities that is associated with low alkaline phosphatase. williams syndrome is characterized by...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Feb 26, 2020
Operative detorsion, right hemicolectomy with ileocolostomy- cecal volvulus results from nonfixation of the right colon. rotation occurs around the ileocolic blood vessels and vascular impairment...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Feb 26, 2020
Restlessness and palpitations
The correct answer is C: Side effects of Aminophylline include restlessness and palpitations

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