Community Health Nursing and Care of the Mother Nursing Exam

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Community health nursing and care of the mother nursing exam for your nursing review.

Angel Viernes was diagnosed as having Dengue fever. You will say that there is a slow capillary refill when the color of the nailbed that you pressed does not return within how many seconds?

A. 3 seconds
B. 6 seconds
C. 9 seconds
D. 10 seconds

Answer Key
Adequate blood supply to the area allows the return of the color of the nailbed within 3 seconds.
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