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Edward Martin, 32, Barman

Occupation or role: Barman
Gender: Male
Age: 32
Date of admission: 25 Jun 1878
Date of death: 30 Jun 1878
Disease (transcribed): Miliary tuberculosis of the lung. Hypertrophy of the heart. Cirrhosis of the liver. Tubercular disease of the kidney
Disease (standardised): Tuberculosis (Lung); Hypertrophy (Heart); Liver cirrhosis (Liver); Tuberculosis (Kidney);
Admitting doctor: Wadham, William
Medical examination performed by: Owen, Herbert Isambard
PM performed by: Ewart, William
Medical notes: 'History. His wife stated that he was subject to severe and prolonged coughs, to sick headaches, epistaxis, and boils: he habitually sweated profusely, was intolerant of fat, and drank much more than was good for him. At Xmas 1876 he was laid up a month with R. {Right] pleurisy: he got quite rid of the symptoms from that time till the following May: then was laid up 3 wks [weeks] with inflammation of the R. [Right] lung. From that time he was never free from cough. In Septr [September] 1877 he suddenly coughed ' a pint' of dark blood: continued to bring up more or less for a fortnight. From that time there was much expectorn [expectoration]. Four similar attacks of haemoptysis succeeded, the last at the end of April 1878. The cough steadily increased: he sweated profusely. He lost flesh from the middle of April. A rigor for three hours, 12 days before admission'
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, heart, liver, spleen, kidneys
Type of incident: n/a

John Carter, 65, Stableman

Occupation or role: Stableman
Gender: Male
Age: 65
Date of admission: 19 Nov 1878
Date of death: 2 Dec 1878
Disease (transcribed): Lithotomy. Granular kidneys. Fatty heart
Disease (standardised): Operation (Urogenital system); Nephritis (Kidney); Disease (Heart);
Admitting doctor: Holmes, Timothy
Medical examination performed by: Bennett, William Henry
PM performed by: Ewart, William
Medical notes: 'History. Patient was cut for stone by Mr Holmes in 1875. Eight stones were removed and he was ultimately discharged apparently well – For 2 years remained well – A year ago began to notice heat and sharp pain before passing urine and frequent micturition soon followed – For a month there has been acute pain about pubis and loins much increased by movement. Frequent sudden stoppage of stream with much straining – Loss of flesh'
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, heart, liver, spleen, kidneys, ureters, lithotomy wound, prostate
Type of incident: n/a

May Granville, 19, General servant

Occupation or role: General servant
Age: 19
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 24 Oct 1885
Date of death: 27 Oct 1885
Disease (transcribed): Post-partum haemorrhage. Violent hysteria
Disease (standardised): Haemorrhage (Uterus); Hysteria
Admitted under the care of: Champneys, Francis Henry
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: Sisley, Richard
Medical notes: The patient was admitted in a very nervous and hysterical condition. She was pregnant on admission.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, pericardium, heart, blood vessels, liver, spleen, kidneys, bladder, alimentary tract and uterus
Type of incident: n/a