Item 75 - Mary Gayleard, 67, [No occupation stated]

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GB 406 PM/1846/75


Mary Gayleard, 67, [No occupation stated]


  • 31 Mar 1846-2 Apr 1846 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 67
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 31 Mar 1846
Date of death: 2 Apr 1846
Disease (transcribed): Strangulated obturator hernia. Old hernial sac in left groin, issuing through the inguinal canal
Disease (standardised): Hernia (Pelvis); Hernia (Groin)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: Gee, Adolphus John
Post mortem examination performed by: Hewett, Prescott Gardner
Medical notes: The patient had had an inguinal hernia on the left side for seven years, and always worn a truss. On March 27th it descended behind the truss and immediately was followed by intense pain.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Abdomen and thorax
Type of incident: n/a

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No in Register of 1846: 907

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Preparation of the parts concerned in this hernia. See Museum Catalogue O.b.18.

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