Item 351 - Charles Marsh , 54, Porter

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GB 406 PM/1888/351


Charles Marsh , 54, Porter


  • 21 Sep 1888-25 Sep 1888 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Porter
Age: 54
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 21 Sep 1888
Date of death: 25 Sep 1888
Disease (transcribed): Lobar pneumonia (grey hepatization) of left lung
Disease (standardised): Pneumonia (Lungs)
Admitted under the care of: Cavafy, John
Medical examination performed by: Penrose, Francis George
Post mortem examination performed by: Davidson, William Marshall
Medical notes: 'The man had been an in-patient in the hospital in 1863 for inflammation of the lungs. On Sept 16th he had great pain in left side of chest, he shivered, became short of breath, & vomited several times. The pain & dyspnoea increased & he began to cough’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Body parts examined: Penis, thorax, pleurae, lungs, larynx, trachea, heart, aorta, spleen, kidneys, liver, stomach, urinary bladder, brain

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No in register 1888: 1514

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