Item 54 - Richard Newton, 40, Messenger

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406 PM/1870/54


Richard Newton, 40, Messenger


  • 9 Feb 1870-11 Feb 1870 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Messenger
Age: 40
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 9 Feb 1870
Date of death: 11 Feb 1870
Disease (transcribed): Emphysema. Bronchiectasis. Bronchitis. Dilated heart.
Disease (standardised): Emphysema (Lung); Bronchiectasis (Lung); Bronchitis (Lung); Dilation (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Fuller, Henry William
Medical examination performed by: Cavafy, John
Post mortem examination performed by: Whipham, Thomas Tillyer. Cavafy, John
Medical notes: The patient had been subject to a winter cough for the previous six years and for the three years had noticed occasional oedema of the ankles.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, heart, liver, spleen and kidneys. The post mortem was from Dr Cavafy's notes
Type of incident: n/a


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No in Register of 1870: 189

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