Item 41 - Mary Costello, 58, No occupation

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406 PM/1864/41


Mary Costello, 58, No occupation


  • 2 Feb 1864-2 Feb 1864 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: No occupation
Age: 58
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 2 Feb 1864
Date of death: 2 Feb 1864
Disease (transcribed): Femoral hernia (operation)
Disease (standardised): Hernia (Thigh); Operation (Thigh)
Admitted under the care of: Pollock, George
Medical examination performed by: Dickinson, William Howship
Post mortem examination performed by: Braine, Francis Woodhouse
Medical notes: 'Admitted with a strangulated femoral hernia of 72 hours’ duration. She had been ruptured for many years & had worn a truss, but during the last two years had discontinued its use. The operation was performed under chloroform’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Abdomen, chest

Type of incident: n/a

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  • English

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No in register 1864: 182

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