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  1. This is a type of Hyperthyroidism:Grave's Disease

          

  2. Is Hashimoto's Thyroiditis a form of Hypothyroidism or Hyperthyroidism?Hypothyroidism

          

  3. Is this a form of Hypothyroidism or Hyperthyroidism?: Multinodular GoiterHyperthyroidism

          

  4. If a Pts metabolic rate drops so low that it becomes life threatening the result is this:Myxedema Coma

          

  5. This is one Nursing consideration for a Pt w/Hypothyroidism:Cholesterol, Triglycerides

          

  6. This is a type of Hyperthyroidism:Hashimoto's Thyroiditis

          

  7. Altered fat metabolism causes this in Hypothyroidism:Hyperlipidemia

          

  8. Would the Triglyceride lab value be low or high in Pts w/Hypothyroidism:High

          

  9. This is one Nursing consideration for a Pt w/Hypothyroidism:Cholesterol, Triglycerides

          

  10. Is this a form of Hypothyroidism or Hyperthyroidism?: Hashimoto's Thyroiditis.Hypothyroidism

          

  11. These are the 4 types of Hypothyroidism:Primary, Secondary, Tertiary, and Hashimoto's Thyroiditis.

          

  12. Stress, infection, trauma, exposure to cold can l/t this:Acute Tetany

          

  13. This med is given to trt acute tetany:There is a rare disorder (called 'Pituitary Necrosis') that occurs following pregnancy & delivery. The Pituitary Gland is destroyed!

          

  14. Would the TSH lab value be low or high in Pts w/Hypothyroidism:High

          

  15. This blood serum lvl is monitored (& rationale) in the Pt w/Thyroid issues:Acute Tetany

          

  16. This gland is destroyed from a rare disorder following pregnancy & delivery:Acute Tetany

          

  17. This causes hyperlipidemia in Hypothyroidism:Hashimoto's Thyroiditis

          

  18. CA Gluconate is used to treat this:Acute Tetany

          

  19. This is a type of Hypothyroidism:Grave's Disease

          

  20. These levels are high in Pts w/Hypothyroidism:Cholesterol, Triglycerides

          

  21. Would the Serum Cholesterol lab value be low or high in Pts w/Hypothyroidism:High

          

  22. This is true:Hashimoto's Thyroiditis

          

  23. Is Multinodal Goiter a form of Hypothyroidism or Hyperthyroidism?Hypothyroidism

          

  24. Myxedema Coma Pts can die from this:Respiratory Failure

          

  25. CA Gluconate treats what?Acute Tetany

          

  26. This is an autoimmune disorder that destroys the Thyroid tissue and l/t Hypothyroidism:Hashimoto's Thyroiditis

          

  27. This is why serum CA levels monitored in Thyroid Pts:Grave's Disease

          

  28. Pts w/long standing, untreated Hypothyroidism are at risk for this:Hyperthyroidism

          

  29. Is Postpartum Pituitary Necrosis a form of Hypothyroidism or Hyperthyroidism?:Hypothyroidism

          

  30. If a Pt becomes hypothermic (Temp < 95'), has < RR, < mental fxn, lethargy, <blood glucose, non-pitting edema of the face, hands, feet, this may be d/t this:Hyperthyroidism

          

  31. These levels are checked in Pts w/Hypothyroidism:Cholesterol, Triglycerides

          

  32. These are the 5 types of Hyperthyroidism:Primary, Secondary, Tertiary, and Hashimoto's Thyroiditis.

          

  33. Name the 5 types of Hyperthyroidism:Primary, Secondary, Tertiary, Grave's Disease, and Multinodular Goiter.

          

  34. A 'Myxedema Coma' occurs in Pt's w/this:Long standing, untreated Hypothyroidism.

          

  35. This can occur in a Myxedema Coma:Low Cardiac Output l/t decreased perfusion to the kidneys.

          

  36. This is one Nursing consideration for a Pt w/Hypothyroidism:Cholesterol, Triglycerides

          

  37. Name the 4 types of Hypothyroidism:Primary, Secondary, Tertiary, and Hashimoto's Thyroiditis.

          

  38. This is the name of the surgery that can be used to treat 'exophthalmos':Surgical Orbital Decompression

          

  39. Is this a form of Hypothyroidism or Hyperthyroidism?: Grave's Disease.Hyperthyroidism

          

  40. This is one Nursing consideration for a Pt w/Hypothyroidism:Activity Intolerance.