Item 71 - Sarah Parker, 79, [No occupation stated]

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GB 406 PM/1853/71


Sarah Parker, 79, [No occupation stated]


  • 16 Mar 1853-3 Apr 1853 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 79
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 16 Mar 1853
Date of death: 3 Apr 1853
Disease (transcribed): Hydrothorax. Cardiac disease. General anasarca. Fibro cystic tumour of the uterus
Disease (standardised): Hydrothorax (Lung); Disease (Heart); Oedema (General); Tumour (Uterus)
Admitted under the care of: Bence Jones, Henry
Medical examination performed by: Barclay, Andrew Whyte
Post mortem examination performed by: Gray, Henry
Medical notes: This patient was first admitted into the hospital in June 1851 when she reported that she had been ill from the previous February with cough and dyspnoea and that six weeks before her admission her legs had begun to swell.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen and pelvis
Type of incident: n/a

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The case continues on PM/1853/69

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No in Register of 1853: 715

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Preparation Series XLIV Subseries 10 No. 2

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