Item 84 - Elizabeth Smith, 64, Married

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406 PM/1881/84


Elizabeth Smith, 64, Married


  • 26 Feb 1881-13 Mar 1881 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Married
Age: 64
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 26 Feb 1881
Date of death: 13 Mar 1881
Disease (transcribed): Malignant growth in mediastinal glands. Tuberculosis
Disease (standardised): Malignant growth (Mediastinal lymph nodes); Tuberculosis (Lungs)
Admitted under the care of: Barclay, Andrew Whyte
Medical examination performed by: Evans, Arthur Owen and Owen, Herbert Isambard
Post mortem examination performed by: Myers, Arthur Thomas
Medical notes: 'She gives a history of good health up to 4 years ago when she began to have winter cough, and to lose flesh. She was an in-patient in King's College Hospital for about a month with a skin disease all over the body, which she describes as partly bullous & which the thinks was called pemphigus'
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, heart, mediastinum & glands, sternum, liver, spleen, kidneys, intestines, uterus, ovaries

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No in register 1881: 250

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