Endocrine system

Taxonomy

Code

Scope note(s)

Source note(s)

Display note(s)

Hierarchical terms

Endocrine system

BT Anatomy

Endocrine system

Equivalent terms

Endocrine system

Associated terms

Endocrine system

402 Archival description results for Endocrine system

402 results directly related Exclude narrower terms

Ada Hayward, 12, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 12
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 27 Dec 1918
Date of death: 5 Jan 1919
Disease (transcribed): Liver abscess. General peritonitis. Pin in appendix
Disease (standardised): Abscess (Liver); Peritonitis (Abdomen); Foreign bodies (Appendix)
Admitted under the care of: Ewart, George Arthur
Medical examination performed by: Bostock, Marian Noel
Post mortem examination performed by: Claremont, Hetty Ethelberta
Medical notes: She had ‘influenza’ and ‘congestion’ a month ago. She recovered and was well until the day before admission when she complained of pain in the right side of the abdomen.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, thymus, peritoneum, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, alimentary canal, urinary tract and genital organs
Type of incident: n/a

Ada Monaghan, 27, Dressmaker

Occupation or role: Dressmaker
Gender: Female
Age: 27
Date of admission: 31 May 1899
Date of death: 30 Jun 1899
Disease (transcribed): Graves' disease
Disease (standardised): Graves disease (Immune system);
Admitted under the care of: Ewart, William
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: 'See medical notes'
Body parts examined in the post mortem: 'No autopsy'
Type of incident: n/a

Ada Thompson, 25, Nurse

Occupation or role: Nurse
Age: 25
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 10 Jun 1891
Date of death: 11 Jun 1891
Disease (transcribed): Perimetritis. Diabetes mellitus
Disease (standardised): Perimetritis (Uterus); Diabetes mellitus (Pancreas)
Admitted under the care of: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: Dickinson, William Lee
Medical notes: 'The father of this patient, still living, was reported to be suffering from diabetes and had had more than one paralytic stroke. The patient was formerly healthy and became a nurse at the Norfolk and Norwich hospital. While thus employed she was found to be diabetic about seven months before her death. No cause was made out for the onset of the disease unless it was to be attributed to anxiety about the illness of her father. Six weeks before her death she left the Norwich hospital on account of failing health, and came to London. She had been recently nursing a case of influenza, and on the night of June 9th was taken severely ill with pain on the right side of the chest and dyspnoea'
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, head, abdomen

Type of incident: n/a

Agnes Ballantyne, 58, Museum cleaner

Occupation or role: Museum cleaner
Age: 58
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 1 Aug 1888
Date of death: 6 Nov 1888
Disease (transcribed): Diabetes. Tubercular deposit in left lung and spleen
Disease (standardised): Diabetes mellitus (Pancreas); Tuberculosis (Lungs, spleen)
Admitted under the care of: Ewart, William
Medical examination performed by: Penrose, Francis George
Post mortem examination performed by: Sisley, Richard
Medical notes: 'The patient gave no history of heritable disease. She had good health till about 6 years before her admission when she began to suffer from polyuria and eczema of the vulva. She became an out-patient under Dr Owen [Herbert Isambard Owen] in 1885’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Body parts examined: Brain, abdomen, thorax, lungs, heart, liver, kidneys, spleen, uterus, stomach, intestines

Type of incident: n/a

Agnes O’Connor, 48, Cook

Occupation or role: Cook
Age: 48
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 19 May 1917
Date of death: 26 Jun 1917
Disease (transcribed): Carcinoma of stomach involving liver & pancreas
Disease (standardised): Carcinoma (Stomach, liver, pancreas)
Admitted under the care of: Pendlebury, Herbert Stringfellow
Medical examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Post mortem examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Medical notes: '10 months ago patient was in the Weybridge Cottage Hospital for diarrhoea & epigastric pain. No vomiting. She was very anaemic & was told she had an enlarged spleen but she herself noticed no lump’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen

Type of incident: n/a

Albert Coomber, Labourer

Occupation or role: Labourer
Age: 43
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 30 Nov 1870
Date of death: 4 Jan 1871
Disease (transcribed): Phthisis. Diabetes
Disease (standardised): Tuberculosis (Lungs); Diabetes mellitus (Pancreas)
Admitted under the care of: Ogle, John William
Medical examination performed by: Cavafy, John
Post mortem examination performed by: Whipham, Thomas Tillyer
Medical notes: 'This man stated that for 7 or 8 months he had suffered from frequent & profuse diarrhoea. Ten weeks before his admission he went to a hospital & was told there that he had diabetes. There had been cough for 3 weeks with scanty nummular sputa’
Post mortem notes: Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen, cerebrum

Type of incident: n/a

Albert Golds, 28, Grocer

Occupation or role: Grocer
Age: 28
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 18 Jul 1910
Date of death: 24 Jul 1910
Disease (transcribed): Suppurating cellulitis of neck and chest. Suppurative thyroiditis. Septicaemia
Disease (standardised): Suppuration (Neck); Suppuration (Thorax); Cellulitis (Neck); Cellulitis (Thorax); Suppuration (Thyroid gland); Thyroiditis (Thyroid gland); Sepsis (Systemic)
Admitted under the care of: Dent, Clinton Thomas
Medical examination performed by: Oram, Evelyn Henry Bardens
Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Medical notes: The patient had two boils on the left side of his neck for ten days, one of which he opened himself. Five days ago he felt queer, shivered and lost his appetite.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, pericardium, heart, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, adrenals and alimentary canal
Type of incident: n/a

Alexander Bastin, 15, Office boy

Occupation or role: Office boy
Gender: Male
Age: 15
Date of admission: 6 Feb 1906
Date of death: 10 Feb 1906
Disease (transcribed): Diabetes mellitus
Disease (standardised): Diabetes mellitus (Pancreas);
Admitted under the care of: Ogle, Cyril
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: Douglas, James Sholto Cameron
Medical notes: 'Readmitted Feb [February] 6. First admission Jany[?] 2 05 [January 2nd 1905]. C.O.[Condition On Admission?] General debility. P.H. [Previous History] German measles at 12. 0 other illnesses. F.H. [Family History] Good. No history of diabetes. P.I. [Present Illness]. One month before admission noticed thirst and great appetite. Frequent micturition. Had been getting thin for some months. Occasional nocturnal uresis'
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

Alexander Sime, 57, Plumber

Occupation or role: Plumber
Age: 57
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 25 Oct 1893
Date of death: 23 Dec 1893
Disease (transcribed): Sarcoma of supra-renal body etc. Cystic kidney
Disease (standardised): Cancer (Adrenal glands); Cysts (Kidney)
Admitted under the care of: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical examination performed by: Ogle, Cyril
Post mortem examination performed by: Dickinson, William Lee
Medical notes: This man was an In Patient in January 1890 with a history of having passed lumps of congealed blood in his urine in 1887 and of dropsy of the legs in 1889 when his urine was scanty and brownish.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax and abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

Alfred Atkins, 36, Butler

Occupation or role: Butler
Age: 36
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 25 Mar 1909
Date of death: 1 Apr 1909
Disease (transcribed): Empyema. Purulent meningitis. ? Acromegaly
Disease (standardised): Empyema (Pleura); Suppuration (Brain); Meningitis (Brain); Acromegaly (Pituitary gland)
Admitted under the care of: Rolleston, Humphry Davy. Fedden, Walter Fedde
Medical examination performed by: Back, Ivor Gordon
Post mortem examination performed by: Torrens, James Aubrey
Medical notes: Eighteen days before admission he suddenly felt ill and called in a doctor who told him he had pneumonia. Three days later he developed pain on the right side.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Skull, brain, pituitary body, lungs, pericardium, thymus, thyroid, heart, spleen, liver, gall bladder, pancreas, stomach, kidneys and suprarenals
Type of incident: n/a

Alfred Morgan, 59, Carman

Occupation or role: Carman
Age: 59
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 9 Sep 1895
Date of death: 11 Sep 1895
Disease (transcribed): Fractured ribs, fractured hyoid, fractured 7th cervical vertebra, lacerated trachea and thyroid cartilage
Disease (standardised): Fracture (Ribs); Fracture (Hyoid bone); Fracture (Spine); Laceration (Trachea); Laceration (Thyroid gland)
Admitted under the care of: Haward, John Warrington
Medical examination performed by: Ward, Arthur Henry
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: The patient was run over by a van.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, trachea, thyroid, hyoid bone, pericardium, heart, vessels, ribs, sternum, costal cartilages, peritoneum, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, bladder, testes, intestines, brain, spinal cord and spine
Type of incident: Trauma/accident

Alfred Spicer, 25, Potter

Occupation or role: Potter
Age: 25
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 29 Jul 1897
Date of death: 7 Sep 1897
Disease (transcribed): Diabetes
Disease (standardised): Diabetes mellitus (Pancreas)
Admitted under the care of: Cavafy, John
Medical examination performed by: Fenton, William James
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: 'V. [Vide] Medical notes'
Body parts examined in the post mortem: 'No examination post mortem'

Type of incident: n/a

Alfred Steptoe, 38, Potman

Occupation or role: Potman
Age: 38
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 13 Oct 1896
Date of death: 11 Jan 1897
Disease (transcribed): Sarcoma of testicle. Secondary deposit in lungs
Disease (standardised): Sarcoma (Testis); Deposit (Lung) ()
Admitted under the care of: Bennett, William Henry
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: 'See surgical notes'
Body parts examined in the post mortem: 'No examination post mortem allowed'

Type of incident: n/a

Alfred Taylor, 11, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 11
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 5 Dec 1844
Date of death: 8 Dec 1844
Disease (transcribed): Stone in the bladder. Lithotomy. Diffuse cellular inflammation of the Pelvis and Peritonitis. Right kidney wasted with dilated pelvis and infundibula. Left kidney enlarged. Pelvis and infundibula dilated.
Disease (standardised): Calculi (Bladder); Lithotomy (Bladder); Inflammation (Pelvis); Peritonitis (Abdomen); Disease (Kidney); Dilatation (Pelvis);Dilatation (Pituitary gland)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: Hewett, Prescott Gardner
Medical notes: n/a
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

Alice Maxwell, 39, [Wife of] Tailor

Occupation or role: [Wife of] Tailor
Age: 39
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 17 Jul 1918
Date of death: 23 Aug 1918
Disease (transcribed): Carcinoma of pancreas. Metastases in glands, lungs, pericardium, ovaries, liver & kidneys & thyroid. Ascites. Hydro-pneumothorax
Disease (standardised): Carcinoma (Pancreas); Metastases (Glands, lungs, pericardium, ovaries, liver, kidneys, thyroid gland); Ascites (Peritoneum); Hydropneumothorax (Lungs)
Admitted under the care of: Collier, James Stansfield
Medical examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Post mortem examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Medical notes: 'Admitted Mar 18 for abdominal pain of 6 months’ duration, worse after meals and accompanied at times by vomiting. Haemoptysis occurred one month previously, and since t hen there has been cough with sputum. For the last 2 months she has noticed enlarged glands in the neck and a swelling in groin’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen

Type of incident: n/a

Alice Payne, 32, [Wife of] Porter

Occupation or role: [Wife of] Porter
Age: 32
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 16 Jun 1902
Date of death: 17 Jul 1902
Disease (transcribed): Goitre. Operation
Disease (standardised): Goitre (Thyroid gland); Operation (Thyroid gland)
Admitted under the care of: Allingham, Herbert William
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: See Surgical Notes
Body parts examined in the post mortem: No autopsy
Type of incident: n/a

Amelia Newman, 26, Dressmaker

Occupation or role: Dressmaker
Age: 26
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 5 Oct 1915
Date of death: 6 Jan 1916
Disease (transcribed): Exopthalmic goitre. Thymus persistens. Status thymo-lymphatiens
Disease (standardised): Graves disease (Thyroid gland); Thymus persistens (Thymus gland); Status thymo-lymphatiens (Thymus, Lymph nodes)
Admitted under the care of: Jex-Blake, Arthur John
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Medical notes: Two years ago the patient noticed her neck was getting larger, the throat ached after talking and she had at times sense of impending suffocation.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, thymus, pericardium, heart, liver, spleen, kidneys, adrenals, stomach, intestines and brain
Type of incident: n/a

Amelia Leach, 64, [Wife of] Stableman

Occupation or role: [Wife of] Stableman
Age: 64
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 13 Feb 1905
Date of death: 6 Mar 1905
Disease (transcribed): Diabetes. Arterio-sclerosis. Disease of coronary arteries
Disease (standardised): Diabetes mellitus (Pancreas); Arteriosclerosis (Heart); Disease (Coronary arteries)
Admitted under the care of: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Medical examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Post mortem examination performed by: Jex-Blake, Arthur John
Medical notes: 'The patient, a thin, weakly, exhausted-looking woman, the mother of thirteen children, was admitted complaining of loss of weight and strength, and of the diabetes’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen, spinal cord

Type of incident: n/a

Amy Gautier, 27, Cook

Occupation or role: Cook
Age: 27
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 13 Oct 1880
Date of death: 24 Jan 1881
Disease (transcribed): Diabetes. Phthisis
Disease (standardised): Diabetes (Pancreas); Tuberculosis (Lungs)
Admitted under the care of: Whipham, Thomas Tillyer
Medical examination performed by: Owen, Herbert Isambard
Post mortem examination performed by: Myers, Arthur Thomas
Medical notes: 'No family history of disease. She has had no serious ailments, has always been well nourished though not fat. In June 1880 she caught cold one day and took a warm bath. The catamenia [menstruation] were expected 2 days afterwards but did not appear, not have they appeared since. A few days after this she noticed that she was extremely thirsty, & hungry, that she passed much water very frequently, that her skin was hot & dry; after a few weeks she noticed emaciation which has been rapid since'
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, heart, liver, spleen, kidneys, brain, spinal cord

Type of incident: n/a

Ann Chapman, 23, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 23
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 15 Oct 1890
Date of death: 9 Dec 1890
Disease (transcribed): Addison’s disease
Disease (standardised): Addison disease (Adrenal glands)
Admitted under the care of: Cavafy, John
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: See Medical Notes
Body parts examined in the post mortem: No post mortem examination
Type of incident: n/a

Ann McKey, Married

Occupation or role: Married
Age: 35
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 22 Apr 1871
Date of death: 13 Jun 1871
Disease (transcribed): Diabetes mellitus
Disease (standardised): Diabetes mellitus (Pancreas)

Admitted under the care of: Ogle, John William and Dickinson, William Howship
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: Whipham, Thomas Tillyer
Medical notes: n/a
Post mortem notes: Body parts examined in the post mortem: Cranium, spinal cord (‘the head & spinal cord only were examined at the special request of the relatives’)

Type of incident: n/a

Anne Sogrove, [Occupation not stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Gender: Female
Age: 33
Date of admission: 13 Oct 1854
Date of death: 14 Oct 1854
Disease (transcribed): Diabetes. Congestive pneumonia
Disease (standardised): Diabetes mellitus (Pancreas); Pneumonia (Lung)
Admitting doctor: Nairne, Robert
Surgeon: Ogle, John William
Physician: Barclay, Andrew Whyte
Medical notes: 'This woman had applied for advice as an out-patient, when her condition of weakness & prostration attracting the attention of the assistant physician, he advised her to come into the hospital’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen, cranium

Type of injury: n/a

Annette Portman, [No age stated], Servant

Occupation or role: Servant
Age: [No age stated]
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 23 May 1913
Date of death: 29 May 1913
Disease (transcribed): Acromegaly. Rupture of anuerysm of left middle cerebral artery
Disease (standardised): Acromegaly (Pituitary gland); Aneurysm (Arteries); Rupture (Arteries)
Admitted under the care of: Ogle, Cyril
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Medical notes: This woman was admitted unconscious with right sided hemiplegia. For ten years she had suffered from acromegaly, the only features that are lacking being normal were the visual fields and almost normal thumbs.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, larynx, thymus, pericardium, heart, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, uterus, alimentary canal, skull, brain and spine
Type of incident: n/a

Annie Carter, 40, Cook

Occupation or role: Cook
Age: 40
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 9 Jan 1914
Date of death: 23 Jan 1914
Disease (transcribed): Exophthalmic goitre. Hemithyroidectomy, Hyperthyroidism
Disease (standardised): Graves disease (Thyroid gland); Hemithyroidectomy (Thyroid gland); Hyperthyroidism (Thyroid gland)
Admitted under the care of: Frankau, Claude Howard Stanley
Medical examination performed by: Waller, Wathen Ernest
Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Medical notes: The patient had rather severe occipital headaches with pain and stiffness of the neck for two years. There was occasional morning nausea and vomiting and she had a swelling in her neck for two years.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, larynx, thyroid, thymus, pericardium, peritoneum, liver, spleen, kidneys, adrenals, bladder, uterus, alimentary canal, stomach and intestines
Type of incident: n/a

Annie Cooper, 10, [Child of] Pensioner

Occupation or role: [Child of] Pensioner
Age: 10
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 15 Apr 1907
Date of death: 18 Aug 1907
Disease (transcribed): (Old) Rheumatic endocarditis of mitral, aortic and tricuspid valves. Mitral stenosis and reflux. Cardiac dilatation. Chronic venous engorgement. Pulmonary and splenic infarction. Embolic thrombosis of right subclavian artery. Old tuberculosis of mesenteric glands and suprarenal bodies
Disease (standardised): Rheumatic diseases (Tissues); Endocarditis (Heart); Disease (Heart); Infarction (Lung); Infarction (Spleen); Thrombosis (Arteries); Tuberculosis (Mesentery) ; Tuberculosis (Adrenal glands)
Admitted under the care of: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Medical examination performed by: Golla, Frederick Lucien
Post mortem examination performed by: Higgs, Frederick William
Medical notes: She was previously admitted for acute rheumatism and mitral stenosis in February 1907. Since leaving the hospital she had continual aching pains in the legs and had been getting more and more dyspnoea.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, bronchial glands, larynx, trachea, thyroid, right arm, pericardium, heart, peritoneum, mesenteric glands, alimentary tract, liver, gall bladder and ducts, spleen, pancreas, suprarenals, kidneys, genito-urinary organs, meninges and brain
Type of incident: n/a

Results 1 to 25 of 402