Item 312 - Frederick Skerritt, 6, [No occupation stated]

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406 PM/1879/312


Frederick Skerritt, 6, [No occupation stated]


  • 27 Oct 1879-3 Nov 1879 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 6
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 27 Oct 1879
Date of death: 3 Nov 1879
Disease (transcribed): (Scarlatinal) tubal nephritis. Acute cellulitis of neck
Disease (standardised): Scarlet fever (Systemic); Nephritis (Kidney); Cellulitis (Skin)
Admitted under the care of: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical examination performed by: Owen, Herbert Isambard
Post mortem examination performed by: Ewart, William
Medical notes: Six weeks before admission, languor and loss of appetite were apparent. Three or four days later he began to vomit.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Heart, liver, spleen, kidneys, intestines, tonsils, neck, larynx and brain
Type of incident: n/a

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  • English

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The case continues on PM/1879/310 and PM/1879/313

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No in Register 1879: 1357

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