Item 72 - George Peckham, 69, Labourer

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406 PM/1917/72


George Peckham, 69, Labourer


  • 20 Feb 1917-11 Mar 1917 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Labourer
Age: 69
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 20 Feb 1917
Date of death: 11 Mar 1917
Disease (transcribed): Carcinoma of pancreas. Secondary growths in liver
Disease (standardised): Carcinoma (Pancreas, liver)
Admitted under the care of: Jex-Blake, Arthur John
Medical examination performed by: O’Flynn, Elizabeth
Post mortem examination performed by: Sellwood, George Binford
Medical notes: 'He was quite well up till 7 weeks ago when he had pain in various joints & the appetite failed. A week later he began to experience a sharp pain in epigastrium 1 hr after food & heartburn, jaundice gradually supervened’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen

Type of incident: n/a

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The case continues in PM/1917/60

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No in register 1917: 195

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