chapter 23 gynecologic emergencies

  1. egg is released from the what
    ovaries
  2. fallopian tubes are connected to the what
    ovaries
  3. where in the female reproductive system does the fetus grow?
    uterus
  4. what is the narrowest part of the uterus
    cervix
  5. the cervix opens to the what?
    vagina
  6. what is the outer most cavity of a womans reproductive system
    vagina
  7. what beings in puberty
    ovulation and menstruation
  8. onset of menstruation is called what?
    menarche
  9. menarche occurs between what age?
    11-16yrs old
  10. menopause occurs around what age?
    50yrs old
  11. fertilization happens where
    fallopian tubes
  12. if fertilization does not occur within about 14day what happens?
    lining of the uterus begins to seperate and menstruation occurs for about a week
  13. female hormones control what
    ovulation and menstruation
  14. pelvic inflammatory disease(PID) is an infection of what?
    upper reproductive organs
  15. pelvic inflammatory disease(PID) has an increase risk of what
    eptopic pregnancy
  16. what is the most common STD
    -caused by bacteria
    -can spread to rectum
    -can progress to PID
    chlamydia
  17. an STI that
    -grows rapidly in warm, moist areas of reproductive tract
    -can spread to other parts of body
    gonorrhea
  18. most gynecologic emergencies are life threatening
    true/false
    false
  19. orthostatic vital signs test for what
    • hypovolemia
    • -take vitals(HR and BP)
    • -have patient change positions(supine to sitting up)
    • -wait 2 mins
    • reassess HR and BP
    • if BP goes down 10-20 and HR up 20
    • -the patient is hypovolemic
  20. what are significant gynecological emergencies
    • syncope
    • fever
    • nausea
    • vomiting
  21. patient with PID will complain about pain where
    abdominal pain
  22. what types of drugs are used to facilitate sexual assualt or rape?
    benzo types of drugs
  23. during sexual assualt patients you should try to preserve what?
    patients clothes(in paper bag)
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chapter 23 gynecological emergencies emergency care and transportation of the sick and injured 11 edition
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