Tuesday, December 19, 2017

What element is minimally assessed during a basic prenatal physical examination.. Urinalysis for glucose, protein and ketones



What element is minimally assessed during a basic prenatal physical examination?
A- Palpation and auscultation of the abdomen
B- Examination of the anus and rectum
C- Urinalysis for glucose, protein and ketones
D- Visual assessment of cervix and vagina

Correct Response: C

A urinalysis is considered routine during the prenatal examination. Assessment of the cervix, vagina, anus, rectum, and palpation and auscultation of the abdomen may not be checked until a complete gynecologic examination is done by the doctor.