Item 124 - William Shaw, Tailor

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GB 406 PM/1871/124


William Shaw, Tailor


  • 3 May 1871 - 11 Jun 1871 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Tailor
Age: 55
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 3 May 1871
Date of death: 11 Jun 1871
Disease (transcribed): Encephaloid cancer of the inguinal & lumbar glands & prostate. Morbus brightii
Disease (standardised): Cancer (Glands, prostate); Nephritis (Kidneys)
Admitted under the care of: Fuller, Henry William
Medical examination performed by: Cavafy, John
Post mortem examination performed by: Whipham, Thomas Tillyer
Medical notes: 'This man had suffered from nine months before admission from constant severe pain in the left leg & thigh. The pain was referred to the muscles & the joints were not & had not been swollen or painful’
Post mortem notes: Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen, glands, bladder

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No in register 1871: 409

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