Item 28 - William Griffin, 63, Painter

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GB 406 PM/1897/28


William Griffin, 63, Painter


  • 21 Sep 1896-29 Jan 1897 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Painter
Age: 63
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 21 Sep 1896
Date of death: 29 Jan 1897
Disease (transcribed): Columnar celled carcinoma of the pylorus
Disease (standardised): Carcinoma (Pylorus)
Admitted under the care of: Owen, Herbert Isambard
Medical examination performed by: Wells, Sydney Russell
Post mortem examination performed by: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Medical notes: 'Family history nothing of importance known, Patient suffered from scarlet fever, measles and whooping cough as a child, 'Rheumatism' about 12 months ago but not laid up, no history of syphilis, About 2 months before admission appetite which before had been good became poor, a month before admission began to suffer from epigastric pain after food and vomiting'
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen

Type of incident: n/a

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No in register 1896: 1402

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