Item 355 - Sarah Haley, 29, Dressmaker

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GB 406 PM/1881/355


Sarah Haley, 29, Dressmaker


  • 12 Oct 1881-30 Oct 1881 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Dressmaker
Age: 29
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 12 Oct 1881
Date of death: 30 Oct 1881
Disease (transcribed): Ovariotomy
Disease (standardised): Ovariotomy (Ovaries)
Admitted under the care of: Barnes, Robert
Medical examination performed by: Zimmermann, Benjamin Frazier
Post mortem examination performed by: Hunt, Edgar Atlee
Medical notes: 'Single, never pregnant. Catamenia [menstruation] regular & profuse, lasting sometimes 10 days. Bowels regular. Micturition frequent. Complains of hard lump in abdomen. May have noticed it 12 months. During the last 2 months it has much increased in size. No pain in it. Always delicate. At one time 'subject' to a constant cough. For some years subject to frequent 'fainting' attacks'
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, heart, liver, spleen, kidneys, abdomen

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No in register 1881: 1262

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