Item 274 - Alfred Tappin, 23, Plumber

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406 PM/1881/274


Alfred Tappin, 23, Plumber


  • 1 Jul 1881-21 Aug 1881 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Plumber
Age: 23
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 1 Jul 1881
Date of death: 21 Aug 1881
Disease (transcribed): Tuberculosis of meninges, lungs, kidneys
Disease (standardised): Tuberculosis (Brain, lungs, kidneys)
Admitted under the care of: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical examination performed by: Zimmermann, Benjamin Frazier
Post mortem examination performed by: Myers, Arthur Thomas
Medical notes: 'No history of disease in the family. He has himself been in good health until the winter of 1880-81 when he was frequently laid up by coughs & lost strength. In April he began to feel some pain in the right flank, increased by coughing & sneezing. Frequent night sweats; no haemoptysis'
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, heart, liver, spleen, kidneys, abdomen, brain

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No in register 1881: 807

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