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Gynecology – menstrual disorders, breast disease and surgery
everything is true, except...
most women loses only 4 to 6 tablespoon of menstrual fluid each month
In a Laparoscopy where will the laparoscpe will be inserted
SATA: pt has cramps, what is the nx intervention
Local application of heat
Write in your own words the difference between infertility and sterility
Inability to conceive a child w/in 1 year
May be due to a single cause in either you or partner, or combination of factors that may prevent a pregnancy from occurring or continuing
Sterile means you’re unable to conceive a child at all
Infertile is just a challenge
What is the a viral infection usually affecting young
children, occurs after puberty, inflammation of the testicles can impair sperm production is called
Oral drug that will boost ovulation is called
A sysnthetic prostaglandin, analog that produces cervical effacement and uterine contraction is
SATA: what the tx for habitual abortion?
Progesterone to support endometrium
FILL-IN: hormone produced by the pituitary gland, stimulates milk production
uses needle and syringe to obtain sample of suspected tissue
The most common causative organism of mastitis is
CALCULATION: pt with mastitis given vancomycin. Approx ml/hr?
What aggravates fibrocystic disease. What should pt eliminated in diet?
Fibercystic lesions become larger and more tender at what time during menstrual
just before menstruation
SATA: what are typical s/s of breast cancer
Painless mass in breast, upper oyer quad
Bloodly discharge from nipple
Dimpling of the skin over the lesion
Put in order: (from A to F) – order of menstrual cycle
1. Ovarian follicle matures
2. Endometrium thickens
3. Ovium releases
4. Corpus luteum forms
5. Progesterone decreases
6. Endometrium sheds
Pt is menopausal/hysterectomy, Breast self exam
examine on the first of the month
Pelvic exam, nx must first ask pt is she needs to do?
ask if pt needs to void
Pt has mastectomy, what is plan of care to prevent swelling on operate side?
keep arms elevated
Pt has breast cancer in her family, when should she start her routinely mammography?
at age 35
Pt is 22y/o, does not have a period, nx should ask:
“have you ever had a menstrual cycle?”
Pt scheduled to have a pap smear due to heavy bleeding. What should nx tell pt
to avoid douching for several days
Pt has left radical mastectomy, what will happen to her arm, nx needs to take BP, what arm should nx use?
Pain med, oxycodon, how will you know if it’s working
pain scale with answer from 0-2
Self breast examination, nx will need pt to
examine breast with the pads of the finger tips
The following are common signs of infertility, except
Pt is having vaginal bleeding inbetween mens…what data is most significant to you?
the fact that she is on oral contraceptive for a few months
Pt has mastectomy 8hrs ago, CNA is helping pt. what show that CNA needs further instruction?
if pt is wearing robe with an elastic cuff
Nx is giving anti-neoplastic drugs, what is the best action for nx to take to prevent accidental absorption?
Pt is going through menopause, and estrogen deficiency
hot flashes and feeling warmth are common
Pt has DNC, which response is most appropriate about activity
avoid heavy work and sexual activity for at least 2 weeks