Item 17 - Barnabus Gaskoyne, 36, Gentleman's servant

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406 PM/1853/17


Barnabus Gaskoyne, 36, Gentleman's servant


  • 19 Jan 1853-26 Jan 1853 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Gentleman's servant
Age: 36
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 19 Jan 1853
Date of death: 26 Jan 1853
Disease (transcribed): Ptosis with peculiar fixedness of both eye balls. Sudden dyspnoea and other peculiar symptoms. Disease of the sphenoid bone
Disease (standardised): Blepharoptosis (Eye); Dyspnoea (Lung); Disease (Skull)
Admitted under the care of: Bence Jones, Henry
Medical examination performed by: Barclay, Andrew Whyte
Post mortem examination performed by: Ogle, John William
Medical notes: This patient was admitted suffering from paralysis of certain of the cranial nerves.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Cranium and lungs
Type of incident: n/a

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  • English

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No in Register of 1853: 154

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Sphenoid bone described in Transactions of Pathological Society Volume X p.224

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