Item 16 - Mary Dixon, 21, [No occupation stated]

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406 PM/1880/16


Mary Dixon, 21, [No occupation stated]


  • 4 Jan 1880-10 Jan 1880 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 21
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 4 Jan 1880
Date of death: 10 Jan 1880
Disease (transcribed): Cystic carcinoma of ovary. Ovariotomy
Disease (standardised): Cancer (Ovary); Ovariotomy (Ovary)
Admitted under the care of: Haward, John Warrington
Medical examination performed by: Dent, Clinton Thomas
Post mortem examination performed by: Owen, Herbert Isambard
Medical notes: The patient’s health had been fairly good up to three months before admission when she experienced some shortness of breath. She began to feel ill and lose flesh, and experienced a sudden sharp pain in the left groin.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Abdomen, generative organs, lungs, pleurae, heart, liver, spleen and kidneys
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Type of incident: n/a

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The case continues on PM/1880/14

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No in Register of 1880: 14

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