Item 138 - Elizabeth Spencer, 36, [No occupation stated]

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GB 406 PM/1898/138


Elizabeth Spencer, 36, [No occupation stated]


  • 13 Jan 1898-25 Apr 1898 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 36
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 13 Jan 1898
Date of death: 25 Apr 1898
Disease (transcribed): Chronic nephritis. Paraplegia following upon venesection and intravenous infection of saline fluid
Disease (standardised): Nephritis (Kidney); Paraplegia (Nervous system); Phlebotomy (Veins)
Admitted under the care of: Cavafy, John
Medical examination performed by: Davidson, William Lee
Post mortem examination performed by: Muir, Hugh Brown
Medical notes: She gave a history of polyuria during the last five or six years. Six weeks before admission she became dropsical and her urine scanty.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Heart, kidneys, peritoneum and intestines
Type of incident: n/a

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No in Register of 1898: 70

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