← GI system PN 1400 Test
5 Written Questions
4 Multiple Choice Questions
- Leads to distention of esophageal veins, resulting in esophageal varices, distention of rectal veins, resulting in hemorrhoids and distention of the splenic vein, resulting in splenomegaly.
- Twisting of a bowel on itself.
- The output from an ileostomy usually is.....
- A client has been diagnosed with infectious hepatitis. As the nurse caring for this client, you understand that to decrease your chance of acquiring this disease, you need to...
4 True/False Questions
Lactulose → Is used to remove ammonia from the blood into the bowel. Acts as a laxative and causes the body to excrete the stool containing ammonia.
Cirrhosis → Is used to remove ammonia from the blood into the bowel. Acts as a laxative and causes the body to excrete the stool containing ammonia.
obstruction and prolapse → Complications that occur after ostomy surgery are ....
Complications of cirrhosis → A chronic, degenerative changes in the liver cells; thickening of surrounding tissue that result from the liver repairing itself after chronic inflammation.