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H. callum, Content Writer
Answered: Feb 07, 2019
The correct answer to this question is C. The urethra is a tube that connects the urinary bladder to the urinary meatus for the removal of urine from the body. In males, the urethra travel...Read More

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Chachelly
Answered: Apr 03, 2020
Somatomedins

Growth hormone is secreted in pulsatile fashion, with a large burst occurring during deep sleep (sleep stage 3 or 4). Growth hormone secretion is increased by sleep, stress,...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Apr 03, 2020
Hypoparathyroidism after thyroid surgery-low blood [ca2+] and high blood [phosphate] are consistent with hypoparathyroidism. lack of parathyroid hormone (pth) decreases bone resorption, decreases...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Apr 03, 2020
Primary overproduction of acth (cushing\ s disease)-this woman has the classic symptoms of a primary elevation of adrenocorticotropic hormone (acth) [cushings disease]. elevation of acth stimulates...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Apr 03, 2020
€Do you have to wear larger shoes now?€

Acromegaly causes an enlargement of the hands and feet. Head injury and family history are not risk factors for acromegaly. Tremors and anxiety...Read More

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Chachelly
Answered: Apr 03, 2020
Chronic renal failure

Ca2 deficiency (low Ca 2+ diet or hypocalcemia) activates lahydroxylase, which catalyzes the conversion of vitamin D to its active form,...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Apr 03, 2020
Adrenocorticotropic hormone (acth)-proopiomelanocortin (pomc) is the parent molecule in the anterior pituitary for adrenocorticotropic hormone (acth), 13-endorphin, a-lipotropin, and [3-lipotropin...Read More

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Brownbritanny
Answered: Apr 03, 2020
Insomnia related to frequent waking at night to void.

Nocturia occurs as a result of the polyuria caused by diabetes insipidus. Edema, excess fluid volume, and fluid retention are not...Read More

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Brownbritanny
Answered: Apr 03, 2020
The patient’s BP is 88/50 mm Hg.

ANS: C The decreased BP indicates possible adrenal insufficiency. The nurse should immediately notify the health care provider so that corticosteroid...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Apr 03, 2020
Inability to absorb Ca from the GIT

Q. 13 in review book

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John Smith
Answered: Apr 03, 2020
Have the patient rebreathe using a paper bag.

The patients symptoms suggest mild hypocalcemia. The symptoms of hypocalcemia will be temporarily reduced by having the patient breathe into...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Apr 03, 2020
Gonadotropin-releasing hormone (gnrh)-gonadotropin-releasing hormone (gnrh) is a peptide hormone that acts on the cells of the anterior pituitary by an inositol 1,4,5-triphosphate (ip 3)-ca2+...Read More

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Chachelly
Answered: Apr 03, 2020
Progesterone on the hypothalamus

Curve A shows basal body temperature. The increase in temperature occurs as a result of elevated progesterone levels during the luteal (secretory) phase of...Read More

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