Item 228 - William Hierons, 74, [No occupation stated]

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406 PM/1844/228


William Hierons, 74, [No occupation stated]


  • 13 Sep 1844-18 Oct 1844 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 74
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 13 Sep 1844
Date of death: 18 Oct 1844
Disease (transcribed): Hypertrophy of Prostate. Chronic inflammation of bladder and kidneys. False passage in urethra. Old adhesions of lungs. Right lung much congested and soft at back part.
Disease (standardised): Hypertrophy (Prostate); Inflammation (Bladder); Inflammation (Kidney); False passage (Urethra); Congestion (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: Spitta, Robert John
Medical notes: The patient was admitted suffering from a retention of urine of 48 hours duration which had come on during a fit of intoxication.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen and perineum
Type of incident: n/a

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No in Register of 1844: 2355

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