Item 96 - Sarah Atkins, 63, Nurse

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GB 406 PM/1882/96


Sarah Atkins, 63, Nurse


  • 21 Dec 1881-2 Apr 1882 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Nurse
Age: 63
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 21 Dec 1881
Date of death: 2 Apr 1882
Disease (transcribed): Cancer of peritoneum. Peritonitis
Disease (standardised): Cancer (Abdomen); Peritonitis (Abdomen)
Admitted under the care of: Whipham, Thomas Tillyer
Medical examination performed by: Myers, Arthur Thomas
Post mortem examination performed by: Margerison, Richard
Medical notes: Four months before admission she began to lose strength and found occasional abdominal discomfort. Two months later she noticed abdominal swelling.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Heart, lungs, liver, spleen, kidneys, peritoneum, intestines, uterus and ovaries
Type of incident: n/a

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The case continues on PM/1882/83

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No in Register of 1881: 1566

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