The nurse is preparing teaching plans for several patients. The nurse should recognize which of the following patients is at greatest risk for fluid and electrolyte imbalance?

A A 2-year-old patient who is receiving gastrostomy feedings
B A 20-year-old patient with a sigmoid colostomy
C A 40-year-old patient who is 3 days post-operative with an ileostomy
D A 60-year-old patient who is 8 hours post-renal arteriography

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