Menstrual and breast disorders
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Menstrual and breast disorders
Everything is true except?
Most women lose only about 4-6 tablespoons of menstrual fluid each month
probably going to say less or more than 4-6 tablespoons..
Where would the the laparoscopy be inserted?
This surgical procedure involves your doctor viewing your pelvic cavity by making
tiny incisions in your abdomen
(SATA) A girl has cramps what intervention would you suggest for this condition?
Local application of heat
Write in your own words the difference in infertility and sterile? list 5
Inability to conceive a child w/in 1 yr
May be due to a single cause in either you or your partner, or combination of factors that may prevent a pregnancy
Sterile means you're unable to conceive a child
Infertility simply means that it is a challenge rather than a impossibility
What is the name of the infection that affects young children, occurs after puberty inflammation of the testicles can impair sperm production?
Which oral drug will boost ovulation?
(SATA) What is the treatment for Habitual abortion?
Progesterone to support endometrium
A synthetic prostaglandin, analog that produces cervical effacement and uterine contractions is:
Misoprostol (the day after pill)
(FILL-IN) ________ a hormone produced by the pituitary gland, stimulates milk production
What kind of biopsy uses a needle and syringe to obtain a sample of the suspect tissue?
The most common causative organism is?
A lady is prescribed Vancomycin (Vancocin) approximately milliliters..
A lady has been diagnosed with Fibrocystic disease, what would the Nx tell the pt. to eliminate from her diet?
Fibrocystic lesions become larger and more tender during which cycle?
Just before menstruation
What are the typical s/s of breast cancer?
Painless mass in the breast
Bloody discharge from nipple
Dimpling of the skin over the lesion
Put it in order (from A to F) order of menstrual cycle
A. Ovarian follicle matures
B. Endometrium thickens
C. Ovium releases
D. Corpus luteum forms
E. Pedestrone increases
F. Endometrium sheds
A lady that has
every 1st of the month
A women w/a pelvic exam, which action would be more appropriate?
ask pt. to void
The lady has a mastectomy what would you put on the plan of care to prevent inflammation?
elevate the arm
A pt. w/ breast cancer in her family when should her routinely mammography?
at age 35
A lady 22 yrs old does not have her menstrual period what should the Nx ask the pt.?
have you ever had a menstrual cycle?
A lady is schedule to have a PAP smear due to heavy bleeding. What should Nx tell pt.?
Avoid douching for several days before her appoitment
A lady w/ a left radical mastectomy, what will happen to her arm Nx needs to take BP what arm should Nx use?
A pt. taking pain med. Oxycodine diagnosed w/breast cancer how would Nx know if its working?
Pain scale with answer from 0-2
Pt. doing a self breast examination, how should Nx teach pt. to do it?
examine breast w/ the pads of your finger tips
The following are common signs of infertility except?
Early menarche (1st time they have periods)
Pt. is having vaginal bleeding in between mensis what data is most significant to the Nx.?
The fact that she is on Oral Contraceptive for a few months
Lady has had a mastectomy 8 hrs ago CNA is helping pt. what shows that CNA needs further instruction?
Client is wearing a robe w/ elastic cuffs
Nx is giving anti-nioplastic drugs, what is the best action to prevent accidental absorption of the drug?
Pt. is going through menopause, and estrogen dificiency what should Nx tell pt to expect?
Hot flashes and feeling warmth are common
Which is the most appropriate thing to tell pt. that just had a DNC surgery to avoid?
avoid heavy work and sexual activity for at least 2 weeks