Item 2 - Joseph Brooks, 65, [No occupation]

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GB 406 PM/1877/2


Joseph Brooks, 65, [No occupation]


  • 26 Dec 1876-31 Dec 1876 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: [No occupation]
Age: 65
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 26 Dec 1876
Date of death: 31 Dec 1876
Disease (transcribed): Intestinal Obstruction
Disease (standardised): Obstruction (Intestines)
Admitted under the care of: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical examination performed by: Owen, Herbert Isambard
Post mortem examination performed by: Ewart, William
Medical notes: This patient had been already three times in the hospital within three of four years with similar symptoms. Three days before admission he got wet through. The next day he was suddenly attacked by vomiting and severe abdominal pain.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, heart, liver, spleen, kidneys and intestines
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Type of incident: n/a

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  • English

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No in Register of 1876: 1653

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