Item 77 - Elizabeth Mosdale, 70, [No occupation stated]

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406 PM/1855/77


Elizabeth Mosdale, 70, [No occupation stated]


  • 21 Feb 1855-6 Mar 1855 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 70
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 21 Feb 1855
Date of death: 6 Mar 1855
Disease (transcribed): Red and grey hepatization of lungs. Diseased Heart and Kidneys. Growth from the Dura Mater
Disease (standardised): Disease (Lungs); Disease (Heart); Disease (Kidney); Tumour (Meninges)
Admitted under the care of: Wilson, James Arthur
Medical examination performed by: Rogers, George Goddard
Post mortem examination performed by: Ogle, John William
Medical notes: This woman was the mother of thirteen children, and had been exposed to cold and damp in the low parts of Rotherhithe. Three weeks before Christmas her breathing became very short, accompanied with violent cough. She had been subject for six years to palpitations, but had never suffered from any difficulty of breathing.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen and cranium
Type of incident: n/a

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The case continues on STG/PM/1855/26

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No in Register of 1855: 493

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Tumour of Dura Mater Series XXI Series VII C.3. also see Transactions of Pathology Society VIII.p.13

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