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When assessing a newborn diagnosed withductus arteriosus, Nurse Olivia should expectthat the child most likely would have an:



A. Loud, machinery-like murmur.
B. Bluish color to the lips.
C. Decreased BP reading in the upper extremities
D. Increased BP reading in the upper extremities.

This question is part of Community Health Nursing,Maternal and Child Nursing Practice Test
Asked by Posh, Last updated: Apr 24, 2020

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John Smith

John Smith

Answered Jan 27, 2017

Loud, machinery-like murmur.

Answer: (A) Loud, machinery-like murmur. Rationale: A loud, machinery-like murmur is a characteristic finding associated with patent ductus arteriosus.
 

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