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Annie Ogilvie, 6 months, [Unmarried child of] Assistant

Occupation or role: [Unmarried child of] Assistant
Age: 6 months
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 31 Jan 1887
Date of death: 31 Jan 1887
Disease (transcribed): Intussusception of the bowel. Abdominal section
Disease (standardised): Intussusception (Bowel); Section (Abdomen)
Admitted under the care of: Rouse, James
Medical examination performed by: Bull, William Charles
Post mortem examination performed by: Sisley, Richard
Medical notes: 'Not seen by the surgical registrar. The history given in the HS was that the child was taken ill 4 days before admission with vomiting: there was constant desire to defecate with the passage of flatus, mucus, blood & a little fluid foecal matter. On the 3rd day, the medical attendant found a tumour from rectum on examining the child under chloroform'
Body parts examined in the post mortem: pleurae, lungs, pericardium, heart, liver, spleen, kidneys, bladder, peritoneum
Illustrations: No
Type of incident: n/a

Charles White, 27, [Occupation not stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 27
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 20 Mar 1845
Date of death: 25 Mar 1845
Disease (transcribed): Old adhesions. Phthisis. Bronchitis & pneumonia. Dilatation, without hypertrophy, of the heart
Disease (standardised): Disease (Lungs); Tuberculosis (Lungs); Bronchitis (Lungs); Pneumonia (Lungs); Disease (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Macleod, Roderick
Medical examination performed by: Hewett, Prescott Gardner
Post mortem examination performed by: Fuller, Henry William
Medical notes: 'This patient was admitted in a state of collapse, his countenance and lips especially, quite livid, and his extremities cold. Ether and ammonia were administered, reaction took place, and he then began to expectorate large quantities of thick, tenacious, puriform matter’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen

Type of incident: n/a

Eliza Harvey, [Occupation not stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Gender: Female
Age: 37
Date of admission: 26 Apr 1854
Date of death: 11 May 1854
Disease (transcribed): Death whilst under chloroform previous to operation
Disease (standardised): Operation
Admitting doctor: Hawkins, Caesar Henry
Surgeon: Ogle, John William
Physician: Holmes, Timothy
Medical notes: 'This woman was admitted on account of a small mammary tumour’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, larynx & trachea, cranium, abdomen. ‘The blood was examined by Dr Snow [John Snow], but no chloroform was found in it’

Type of injury: n/a

Elizabeth Turner, 39, Lady’s maid

Occupation or role: Lady’s maid
Age: 39
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 7 Apr 1864
Date of death: 3 May 1864
Disease (transcribed): Erysipelas
Disease (standardised): Erysipelas (Skin)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: Braine, Francis Woodhouse
Medical notes: 'Admitted on account of a small fatty tumor situated on the posterior border of the left axilla. The tumor was removed on April 14th, the patient being under the influence of chloroform’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: 'This body was not examined. The post mortem here recorded belongs to a person of similar name, No 137’

Type of incident: n/a

George Osborne, 31, [Occupation not stated]

Occupation or role: [Occupation not stated]
Age: 31
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 10 Oct 1888
Date of death: 23 Oct 1888
Disease (transcribed): Spinal caries. Tubercular kidney. Death under chloroform on operating table while spine was being trephined
Disease (standardised): Caries (Spine); Tuberculosis (Kidneys); Trephining (Spine)
Admitted under the care of: Pick, Thomas Pickering
Medical examination performed by: Davidson, William Marshall
Post mortem examination performed by: Bull, William C.
Medical notes: 'The man was admitted in ‘87 with angular curvature of the spine & tubercular orchitis. He improved & in December ‘87 left hospital wearing a plaster-of-Paris jacket. This was worn for 6 months, & he continued well till 6 weeks ago when he again got pain in the back’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Body parts examined: Spine, lungs, heart, liver, spleen, kidneys ('Body opened from behind’)

Type of incident: n/a

Henry Cowell, 4 months, [Occupation not stated]

Occupation or role: [Occupation not stated]
Age: 4 months
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 23 Nov 1894
Date of death: 23 Nov 1894
Disease (transcribed): Death after chloroform
Disease (standardised): Operation (Systemic)
Admitted under the care of: Rouse, James
Medical examination performed by: Ogle, Cyril
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: 'This death took place in O.P [Out-patient]. Not seen by Surg: [Surgical] Reg [Registar'
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen, cranium
Type of incident: Trauma/accident?

Joseph Beevers, 78, [Occupation not stated]

Occupation or role: [Occupation not stated]
Age: 78
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 19 Aug 1894
Date of death: 20 Aug 1894
Disease (transcribed): Volvulus of the sigmoid flexure
Disease (standardised): Intestinal volvulus (Intestines)
Admitted under the care of: Haward, John Warrington
Medical examination performed by: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Post mortem examination performed by: Jaffrey, Francis
Medical notes: 'This man when admitted was looking ill and collapsed, he was suffering from instestinal obstruction, the abdomen was very distended. Under chloroform Mr Dent performed laparotomy but finding a large portion of the colon gangrenous he sewed up the wound again. The patient died during the night'
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Abdomen, thorax
Type of incident: n/a

Maria Andrews, 27, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 27
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 15 Sep 1847
Date of death: 01 Nov 1847
Disease (transcribed): Recto-vaginal fistula. Operation under influence of ether. Pleuro-pneumonia
Disease (standardised): Fistula (Intestines); Fistula (Vagina); Operation (); Pleuropneumonia (Pleura, Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Keate, Robert
Medical examination performed by: Gee, Adolphus John
Post mortem examination performed by: Pollock, George
Medical notes: This case is not reported, as the body was removed without examination.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: The body was not examined at the request of friends
Type of incident: n/a

Mary Costello, 58, No occupation

Occupation or role: No occupation
Age: 58
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 2 Feb 1864
Date of death: 2 Feb 1864
Disease (transcribed): Femoral hernia (operation)
Disease (standardised): Hernia (Thigh); Operation (Thigh)
Admitted under the care of: Pollock, George
Medical examination performed by: Dickinson, William Howship
Post mortem examination performed by: Braine, Francis Woodhouse
Medical notes: 'Admitted with a strangulated femoral hernia of 72 hours’ duration. She had been ruptured for many years & had worn a truss, but during the last two years had discontinued its use. The operation was performed under chloroform’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Abdomen, chest

Type of incident: n/a

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