- GB 406 PM/1844/28
- 24 Jan 1844-4 Feb 1844
Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Date of admission: 24 Jan 1844
Date of death: 4 February 1844
Disease (transcribed): Extensive mortification of the inferior extremity with secondary deposits in the knee, and sub-fascial cellular tissue, and in the muscular structure. Diabetes, certainly for the last two years.
Disease (standardised): Disease (Leg); Diabetes Mellitus (Systemic)
Admitted under the care of: Hawkins, Caesar Henry
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: Hewett, Prescott Gardner
Medical notes: The patient was admitted with a small tumour of the lower lip of a malignant character which was removed on the 25th. About two years previously he had been suffering from Diabetes Mellitus.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Cranium, pharynx and larynx, thorax, abdomen, left inferior extremity and right inferior extremity
Type of incident: n/a