Item 173 - Ann Quelch, 32, [No occupation stated]

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406 PM/1859/173


Ann Quelch, 32, [No occupation stated]


  • 20 Jul 1859-24 Jul 1859 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 32
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 20 Jul 1859
Date of death: 24 Jul 1859
Disease (transcribed): Ovarian dropsy. Paracentesis
Disease (standardised): Oedema (Ovary); Paracentesis (Abdomen)
Admitted under the care of: Pitman, Henry
Medical examination performed by: Sturgess, Octavius
Post mortem examination performed by: Holmes, Thomas
Medical notes: This woman had been out of health for the last five years, losing flesh, suffering from cough and general weakness.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen and pelvis
Type of incident: n/a


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The case continues on PM/1859/172

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No in Register of 1859: 1875

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