A 25years old female reported to the Emergency room complains of dark amber urine, fewer elimination and flank pain.Patient is diagnosed with Acute glomerulonephritis.The nurse initial assessment will identify early glomerulonphritis as?.Glomerulonephritis is an inflammation of the glomerulus of the kidney, characterized by proteinuria, hematuria,decreased urine production and edema.




D.All of the above.

Correct answer is C.Rationale: Reduced in urinary output. (Output of 100 to 400ml a day)Also hematuria that is blood in the urine, proteinuria which is protein in the urine.

2.What is the nurse plan of care for patient with glomerulonephritis?.The primary purpose of bedrest for patient with acute glomerulonephritis is?.

A. Inhibit further renal inflammation. B.Frequency of urination.

C.Chronic glomerulonephritis.


Correct answer is A.

Rationale:There is direct connection between activity ,hematuria and proteinuria. (Activity- hematuria-and proteinuria) There are three kinds of glomerulonephritis, acute glomerulonephritis, chronic glomerulonephritis and subacute glomerulonephritis. #urination,#proteinuria, #hematuria, #patient,#nephros,#kidney,#decreasedurineoutput,#glomerulosclerosis,#glumerularfunctioning,#bedrest,#fibrousscartissue.


Published by edochie99

A Registered Nurse with over twenty years of hospital experience, an author with Masters Degree in Nursing,also Bachelor Degree in Nursing,graduated in 1996 from USC,University of Southern California.MSN in 2009 University of Phoenix.

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