Urinary Disorders Nursing Test Bank
This nursing test bank set includes 150 NCLEX-style practice questions for urinary system disorders. Included topics are kidney transplant, acute kidney disease, chronic renal failure, acute glomerulonephritis, peritoneal dialysis, prostatectomy, renal calculi, urinary tract infection, and more. All questions on this set are updated to give you the most challenging questions, along with insightful rationales to reinforce learning.
Quizzes included in this guide are:
- Urinary Disorders NCLEX Practice | Quiz #1: 50 Questions
- Urinary Disorders NCLEX Practice | Quiz #2: 50 Questions
- Urinary Disorders NCLEX Practice | Quiz #3: 50 Questions
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Urinary Disorders NCLEX Practice | Quiz #2: 50 Questions
A clear understanding of the renal system’s anatomy, physiology, and diagnostic tests will help the nurse in problem-solving about renal function in the clinical setting. It will also assist the nurse in teaching the client about the purpose of tests or procedures and physically and emotionally preparing the client for assessment. Below is a 50-item examination that can help you in your NCLEX exam. Questions here include topics like renal failure, dialysis, and more.
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Question 1 of 50
A client is complaining of severe flank and abdominal pain. A flat plate of the abdomen shows urolithiasis. Which of the following interventions is important?CorrectIncorrect
Question 2 of 50
A client is receiving a radiation implant for the treatment of bladder cancer. Which of the following interventions is appropriate?CorrectIncorrect
Question 3 of 50
A client has just received a renal transplant and has started cyclosporine therapy to prevent graft rejection. Which of the following conditions is a major complication of this drug therapy?CorrectIncorrect
Question 4 of 50
A client received a kidney transplant 2 months ago. He’s admitted to the hospital with the diagnosis of acute rejection. Which of the following assessment findings would be expected?CorrectIncorrect
Question 5 of 50
The client is to undergo kidney transplantation with a living donor. Which of the following preoperative assessments is important?CorrectIncorrect
Question 6 of 50
A client had a transurethral prostatectomy for benign prostatic hypertrophy. He’s currently being treated with a continuous bladder irrigation and is complaining of an increase in severity of bladder spasms. Which of the interventions should be done first?CorrectIncorrect
Question 7 of 50
A client is admitted with a diagnosis of hydronephrosis secondary to calculi. The calculi have been removed and post obstructive diuresis is occurring. Which of the following interventions should be done?CorrectIncorrect
Question 8 of 50
A client has passed a renal calculus. The nurse sends the specimen to the laboratory so it can be analyzed for which of the following factors?CorrectIncorrect
Question 9 of 50
Which of the following symptoms indicate acute rejection of a transplanted kidney?CorrectIncorrect
Question 10 of 50
Adverse reactions of prednisone therapy include which of the following conditions?CorrectIncorrect
Question 11 of 50
The nurse suspects that a client with polyuria is experiencing water diuresis. Which laboratory value suggests water diuresis?CorrectIncorrect
Question 12 of 50
A client is diagnosed with prostate cancer. Which test is used to monitor the progression of this disease?CorrectIncorrect
Question 13 of 50
A 27-year old client, who became paraplegic after a swimming accident, is experiencing autonomic dysreflexia. Which condition is the most common cause of autonomic dysreflexia?CorrectIncorrect
Question 14 of 50
When providing discharge teaching for a client with uric acid calculi, the nurse should make an instruction to avoid which type of diet?CorrectIncorrect
Question 15 of 50
The client with urolithiasis has a history of chronic urinary tract infections. The nurse concludes that this client most likely has which of the following types of urinary stones?CorrectIncorrect
Question 16 of 50
The nurse is receiving in transfer from the postanesthesia care unit a client who has had percutaneous ultrasonic lithotripsy for calculuses in the renal pelvis. The nurse anticipates that the client’s care will involve monitoring which of the following?CorrectIncorrect
Question 17 of 50
The client is admitted to the ER following a MVA. The client was wearing a lap seat belt when the accident occurred. The client has hematuria and lower abdominal pain. To determine further whether the pain is due to bladder trauma, the nurse asks the client if the pain is referred to which of the following areas?CorrectIncorrect
Question 18 of 50
The client complains of fever, perineal pain, and urinary urgency, frequency, and dysuria. To assess whether the client’s problem is related to bacterial prostatitis, the nurse would look at the results of the prostate examination, which should reveal that the prostate gland is:CorrectIncorrect
Question 19 of 50
The nurse is taking the history of a client who has had benign prostatic hyperplasia in the past. To determine whether the client currently is experiencing difficulty, the nurse asks the client about the presence of which of the following early symptoms?CorrectIncorrect
Question 20 of 50
The client who has a cold is seen in the emergency room with inability to void. Because the client has a history of BPH, the nurse determines that the client should be questioned about the use of which of the following medications?CorrectIncorrect
Question 21 of 50
The nurse is preparing to care for the client following a renal scan. Which of the following would the nurse include in the plan of care?CorrectIncorrect
Question 22 of 50
The client passes a urinary stone, and lab analysis of the stone indicates that it is composed of calcium oxalate. Based on this analysis, which of the following would the nurse specifically include in the dietary instructions?CorrectIncorrect
Question 23 of 50
The client returns to the nursing unit following a pyelolithotomy for removal of a kidney stone. A Penrose drain is in place. Which of the following would the nurse include in the client’s postoperative care?CorrectIncorrect
Question 24 of 50
The nurse is caring for a client following a kidney transplant. The client develops oliguria. Which of the following would the nurse anticipate to be prescribed as the treatment of oliguria?CorrectIncorrect
Question 25 of 50
A week after kidney transplantation the client develops a temperature of 101, the blood pressure is elevated, and the kidney is tender. The X-ray results show the transplanted kidney is enlarged. Based on these assessment findings, the nurse would suspect which of the following?CorrectIncorrect
Question 26 of 50
The client with BPH undergoes a transurethral resection of the prostate. Postoperatively, the client is receiving continuous bladder irrigations. The nurse assesses the client for signs of transurethral resection syndrome. Which of the following assessment data would indicate the onset of this syndrome?CorrectIncorrect
Question 27 of 50
The client is admitted to the hospital with BPH, and a transurethral resection of the prostate is performed. Four hours after surgery the nurse takes the client’s VS and empties the urinary drainage bag. Which of the following assessment findings would indicate the need to notify the physician?CorrectIncorrect
Question 28 of 50
Which of the following symptoms is the most common clinical finding associated with bladder cancer?CorrectIncorrect
Question 29 of 50
A client who has been diagnosed with bladder cancer is scheduled for an ileal conduit. Preoperatively, the nurse reinforces the client’s understanding of the surgical procedure by explaining that an ileal conduit:CorrectIncorrect
Question 30 of 50
After surgery for an ileal conduit, the nurse should closely evaluate the client for the occurrence of which of the following complications related to pelvic surgery?CorrectIncorrect
Question 31 of 50
The nurse is assessing the urine of a client who has had an ileal conduit and notes that the urine is yellow with a moderate amount of mucus. Based on the assessment data, which of the following nursing interventions would be most appropriate at this time?CorrectIncorrect
Question 32 of 50
When teaching the client to care for an ileal conduit, the nurse instructs the client to empty the appliance frequently, primarily to prevent which of the following problems?CorrectIncorrect
Question 33 of 50
The client with an ileal conduit will be using a reusable appliance at home. The nurse should teach the client to clean the appliance routinely with what product?CorrectIncorrect
Question 34 of 50
The nurse is evaluating the discharge teaching for a client who has an ileal conduit. Which of the following statements indicates that the client has correctly understood the teaching? Select all that apply.CorrectIncorrect
Question 35 of 50
A female client with a urinary diversion tells the nurse, “This urinary pouch is embarrassing. Everyone will know that I’m not normal. I don’t see how I can go out in public anymore.” The
- Anxiety related to the presence of urinary diversion.
appropriate nursing diagnosis for this patient is:CorrectIncorrect
Question 36 of 50
The nurse teaches the client with a urinary diversion to attach the appliance to a standard urine collection bag at night. The most important reason for doing this is to prevent:CorrectIncorrect
Question 37 of 50
The nurse teaches the client with an ileal conduit measure to prevent a UTI. Which of the following measures would be most effective?CorrectIncorrect
Question 38 of 50
A client who has been diagnosed with calculi reports that the pain is intermittent and less colicky. Which of the following nursing actions is most important at this time?CorrectIncorrect
Question 39 of 50
A client has a ureteral catheter in place after renal surgery. A priority nursing action for care of the ureteral catheter would be to:CorrectIncorrect
Question 40 of 50
Which of the following interventions would be most appropriate for preventing the development of a paralytic ileus in a client who has undergone renal surgery?CorrectIncorrect
Question 41 of 50
The nurse is conducting a postoperative assessment of a client on the first day after renal surgery. Which of the following findings would be most important for the nurse to report to the physician?CorrectIncorrect
Question 42 of 50
Because a client’s renal stone was found to be composed of uric acid, a low-purine, alkaline ash diet was ordered. Incorporation of which of the following food items into the home diet would indicate that the client understands the necessary diet modifications?CorrectIncorrect
Question 43 of 50
Allopurinol (Zyloprim), 200 mg/day, is prescribed for the client with renal calculi to take home. The nurse should teach the client about which of the following side effects of this medication?CorrectIncorrect
Question 44 of 50
The client has a clinic appointment scheduled 10 days after discharge. Which laboratory finding at that time would indicate that allopurinol (Zyloprim) has had a therapeutic effect?CorrectIncorrect
Question 45 of 50
When developing a plan of care for the client with stress incontinence, the nurse should take into consideration that stress incontinence is best defined as the involuntary loss of urine associated with:CorrectIncorrect
Question 46 of 50
Which of the following assessment data would most likely be related to a client’s current complaint of stress incontinence?CorrectIncorrect
Question 47 of 50
The nurse is developing a teaching plan for a client with stress incontinence. Which of the following instructions should be included?CorrectIncorrect
Question 48 of 50
A client has urge incontinence. Which of the following signs and symptoms would the nurse expect to find in this client?CorrectIncorrect
Question 49 of 50
A 72-year old male client is brought to the emergency room by his son. The client is extremely uncomfortable and has been unable to void for the past 12 hours. He has known for some time that he has an enlarged prostate but has wanted to avoid surgery. The best method for the nurse to use when assessing for bladder distention in a male client is to check for:CorrectIncorrect
Question 50 of 50
During a client’s urinary bladder catheterization, the bladder is emptied gradually. The best rationale for the nurse’s action is that completely emptying an overdistended bladder at one time tends to cause:CorrectIncorrect
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