Item 334 - James Grant, 6 months, [No occupation stated]

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406 PM/1890/334


James Grant, 6 months, [No occupation stated]


  • 24 Sep 1890-24 Sep 1890 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 6 months
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 24 Sep 1890
Date of death: 24 Sep 1890
Disease (transcribed): Meningitis (cord and brain). Otitis media
Disease (standardised): Meningitis (Brain); Meningitis (Spinal cord); Otitis media (Ear)
Admitted under the care of: Ewart, William
Medical examination performed by: Dickinson, William Lee
Post mortem examination performed by: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Medical notes: On September 21st some difficulty of breathing was noticed and the child was a little dull, but on the morning of the day of admission it seemed brighter, till suddenly it became drowsy and was found by the mother in a state described as trembling.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Brain, ears, tonsils, larynx, oesophagus, pleurae, lungs, bronchial glands, pericardium, heart, peritoneum, vermiform appendix, small intestine, mesenteric glands, liver, spleen, pancreas, suprarenals, bladder, testes, kidneys and spinal cord
Type of incident: n/a

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No in Register 1890: 1645

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