Item 151 - John Buckley, 56, Caretaker

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406 PM/1904/151


John Buckley, 56, Caretaker


  • 25 Apr 1904-4 May 1904 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Caretaker
Gender: Male
Age: 56
Date of admission: 25 Apr 1904
Date of death: 4 May 1904
Disease (transcribed): Generalized tuberculosis. Tuberculous laryngitis and pericarditis
Disease (standardised): Tuberculosis (Systemic); Tuberculosis, laryngeal (Larynx); Pericarditis (Heart);
Admitted under the care of: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Medical notes: 'Fam. [Family] History – good. Pers. [Personal] History – As regards previous illnesses, including syphilis, and as regards a history of alcoholic poisoning the history was negative. He was admitted on Apr. [April] 25th complaining of loss of flesh and strength, swelling of the legs, soreness of the throat, and enlargement of the abdomen. He dated these symptoms from the preceding Dec. [December] when he first noticed soreness of the throat, with pain on swallowing, and soreness of the abdomen. He also had rather severe epistaxis, which for a time recurred frequently and was somewhat intractable'
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

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  • English

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No in register 1904: 654

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