Tag: BSN Notes: Common Signs And Symptoms

BSN Notes: Common Signs And Symptoms: Respiratory obstruction

Respiratory obstructionCauses·         Tongue displacement·         Oropharyngeal obstruction·         Laryngeal, tracheal or bronchial obstructions from foreign body·         Laryngeal spasm·         Bronchospasm·         Laryngeal edema·         Pulmonary ...

BSN Notes: Common Signs And Symptoms: Dyspnea

Dyspnea-  difficulty in breathingMechanisms of Dyspnea·         Respiratory sensations are the consequence of efferent and afferent input from receptors throughout the ...

BSN Notes: Common Signs And Symptoms: Magnesium imbalance

Magnesium imbalance HYPOMAGNESEMIA HYPERMAGNESEMIA Causes:·         Malnutrition·         Alcoholism·         Inadequate absorption: diarrhoea, vomiting, nasograstric drainage, fistula; diseases of small intestine·         Excessive loss ...

BSN Notes: Common Signs And Symptoms: Hyperphosphatemia

HYPERPHOSPHATEMIA·         Hyperphosphatemia is a serum phosphorus level that exceeds normal.Causes·         Renal failure.·         Chemotherapy agents·         Hypoparathyroidism·         High phosphate intake and Vitamin ...

BSN Notes: Common Signs And Symptoms: Hypercalcemia

HYPERCALCEMIATotal Ca2+  >  11mg/dLEtiology·         Metastatic Malignancy- Lung, ovary, prostate, bladder, bone·         Multiple myeloma·         Hyperparathyroidism·         Excessive intake of Calcium·         Prolonged Immobilization ...

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