Item 102 - Hilda Gordon, 15, Laundress

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GB 406 PM/1918/102


Hilda Gordon, 15, Laundress


  • 27 Apr 1918-2 May 1918 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Laundress
Age: 15
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 27 Apr 1918
Date of death: 2 May 1918
Disease (transcribed): Generalized tuberculosis. Tubercular meningitis
Disease (standardised): Tuberculosis (Lungs); Meningitis (Brain)
Admitted under the care of: Collier, James Stansfield
Medical examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Post mortem examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Medical notes: 'Began 3 weeks ago with headache, in spite of this patient went on with her work until a week ago when she began to vomit and her mother noticed that she was squinting and talking nonsense. Since then she has been getting more comatose and delirious at time. She has incontinence of sphincters’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen, cranium

Type of incident: n/a

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  • English

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No in register 1918: 397

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Catalogued by J. Ahvensalmi, Apr 2020

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