Module 7 Assignment: Case Study Analysis Concepts of Women’s and Men’s Health, Infections, and Hematologic Disorders

Module 7 Assignment: Case Study Analysis Concepts of Women’s and Men’s Health, Infections, and Hematologic Disorders

A​‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‌‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‌​ssignment (2-page case study analysis with 4 current reliable sources) In your related to the scenario provided, explain the following: 1.The factors that affect fertility (STDs). 2. Why inflammatory markers rise in STD/PID. 3. Why infection happens. Also, explain the causes of a systemic reaction. Module 7: Case Study Analysis Scenario 1: A 32-year-old female presents to the ED with a chief complaint of fever, chills, nausea, vomiting, and vaginal discharge. She states these symptoms started about 3 days ago, but she thought she had the flu. She has begun to have LLQ (Left lower quadrant) pain and notes bilateral lower back pain. She denies dysuria, foul-smelling urine, or frequency. States she is married and has sexual intercourse with her husband. PMH (past medical health) negative. Labs: CBC-WBC 18, Hgb 16, Hct 44, Plat 325, ­ Neuts & Lymphs, sed rate 46 mm/hr., C-reactive protein 67 mg/L CMP wnl (within normal limit) Vital signs T 103.2 F Pulse 120 Resp 22 and PaO2 99% on room air. Cardio-respiratory exam WNL (within normal limit) with the exception of tachycardia but no murmurs, rubs, clicks, or gallops. Abdominal exam + for LLQ (left lower quadrant) pain on deep palpation but no rebound or rigidity. Pelvic exam demonstrates copious foul-smelling green drainage with reddened cervix and + (positive) bilateral adnexal tenderness. + (positive) chandelier sign. Wet prep in ER + clue cells and gram stain in ER + gram negative diplococci. ADVANCED PATHOPHYSIOLOGY CLASS REQUIRED READINGS McCance, K. L. & Huether, S. E. (2019). Pathophysiology: The biologic basis for disease in adults and children (8th ed.). St. Louis, MO: Mosby/Elsevier. C​‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‌‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‌​hapter 24: Structure and Function of the Reproductive Systems (stop at Tests of reproductive function); Summary Review Chapter 25: Alterations of the Female Reproductive System (stop at Organ prolapse); pp. 787–788 (start at Impaired fertility) (stop at Disorders of the female breast); Summary Review Chapter 26: Alterations of the Male Reproductive System (stop at Hormone levels); Summary Review Chapter 27: Sexually Transmitted Infections, including Summary Review Chapter 28: Structure and Function of the Hematological System (stop at of the hematological system); Summary Review Chapter 29: Alterations of Erythrocytes, Platelets, and Hemostatic Function, including Summary Review Chapter 30: Alterations of Leukocyte and Lymphoid Function, including Summary Review Low, N. & Broutet N. J. (2017). Sexually transmitted infections – Research priorities for new challenges. PLoS Medicine, (12), e1002481 Kessler, C. M. (2019). Immune thrombocytopenic purpura [LK1] (ITP). Retrieved from  Nagalia, S. (2019). Pernicious anemia[LK1] . Retrieved from  Stauder, R., Valent, P., & Theurl, I. [LK1] (2019). Anemia at older age: Etiologies, clinical implications and management. Blood Journal, 131(5). Retrieved from  Credit Line: Anemia at older age: Etiologies, clinical implications and management by Stauder, R., Valent, P., & Theurl, I., in Blood Journal, Vol. 131/Issue 5. Copyright 2019 by American Society of Hematology. Reprinted by permission of American Society of Hematology via the Copyright Clearance C​‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‍‍‌‍‌‌‍‍‌‌‍‍‌​enter.

Module 7 Assignment: Case Study Analysis Concepts of Women’s and Men’s Health, Infections, and Hematologic Disorders