Item 80 - George Purser, 58, Carman

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406 PM/1916/80


George Purser, 58, Carman


  • 16 Mar 1916-6 Apr 1916 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Carman
Age: 58
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 16 Mar 1916
Date of death: 6 Apr 1916
Disease (transcribed): Carcinoma of the head of the pancreas. Jaundice. Secondary growths in peritoneum, stomach, suprarenals, bladder and heart
Disease (standardised): Cancer (Pancreas); Jaundice (Skin); Tumours (Abdomen); Tumours (Stomach); Tumours (Adrenal glands); Tumours (Bladder);Tumours (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Ogle, Cyril
Medical examination performed by: Sparrow, Hugh Gordon
Post mortem examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Medical notes: The patient noticed for the first time about four months ago a sharp pain in the neighbourhood of the pubes, which radiated to the umbilicus and doubled him up.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, larynx, pericardium, heart, peritoneum, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, suprarenals, bladder, prostate, oesophagus, stomach and intestines
Type of incident: n/a


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    The case continues on PM/1916/53

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    No in Medical Register of 1916: 278

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