Understanding Pathophysiology Study Set 3

Medicine

Quiz 8 :

Infection and Defects in Mechanisms of Defence

Quiz 8 :

Infection and Defects in Mechanisms of Defence

Question Type
search
arrow
In addition to matching ABO antigens, what else does a blood transfusion need to be matched for?
Free
Multiple Choice
Answer:

Answer:

B

Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
Which hypersensitivity reaction does not involve an antibody?
Free
Multiple Choice
Answer:

Answer:

D

Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
A nurse recalls that an example of an immune-complex-mediated disease is:
Free
Multiple Choice
Answer:

Answer:

C

Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
A 15-year-old male suffers from severe hemorrhage following a motor vehicle accident. He is given a blood transfusion, but shortly afterward the red blood cells are destroyed by agglutination and lysis. Which of the following blood type transfusion type matches would cause this?
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
A person is given an attenuated antigen as a vaccine. When the person asks what was given in the vaccine, how should the nurse respond?
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
When a patient presents at the emergency department for an allergic reaction, the nurse recognizes that the most severe consequence of a type I hypersensitivity reaction is:
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
When a nurse notices that a patient has type O blood, the nurse realizes that anti-_____ antibodies are present in the patient's body.
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
When a patient asks the nurse what hypersensitivity is, how should the nurse respond?
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
A 30-year-old male is having difficulty breathing and has been spitting blood. He reports that he began experiencing this reaction after cleaning his pigeons' cages. Testing reveals he is suffering from allergic alveolitis. Which of the following is he experiencing?
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
When the maternal immune system becomes sensitized against antigens expressed by the fetus, what type of immune reaction occurs?
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
A 50-year-old female experiences decreased blood pressure, decreased oxygen delivery, cardiovascular shock, and subsequent death. A complication of endotoxic shock is suspected. Which of the following is the most likely cause?
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
An immunologist is discussing endotoxin production. Which information should the immunologist include?
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
What is the chance that two siblings share both HLA haplotypes, making them a good match for an organ transplant from one to the other?
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
A 30-year-old female complains of fatigue, arthritis, rash, and changes in urine colour. Laboratory testing reveals anemia, lymphopenia, and kidney inflammation. Assuming a diagnosis of SLE, which of the following is also likely to be present?
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
A 10-year-old male is stung by a bee while playing in the yard. Within minutes he begins itching and develops wheezing and breathing difficulties. What is he suffering from?
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
A 5-year-old male becomes ill with a severe cough. Histological examination reveals a bacterial infection, and further laboratory testing reveals cell membrane damage and decreased protein synthesis. Which of the following is the most likely cause of this illness?
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
After studying about viruses, which information indicates the student has a good understanding of viruses?
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
A 40-year-old female is diagnosed with SLE. Which of the following findings would be considered a symptom of this disease?
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
When a nurse cares for a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), the nurse remembers that this disease is an example of:
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
A patient presents with poison ivy on the extremities, face, and buttocks after an initial exposure 2 days ago. What is this condition an example of?
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
Showing 1 - 20 of 34