Item 113 - Susan Hughes, 18, [No occupation stated]

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406 PM/1853/113


Susan Hughes, 18, [No occupation stated]


  • 1 Apr 1853-18 May 1853 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 18
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 1 Apr 1853
Date of death: 18 May 1853
Disease (transcribed): Scrofulous tubercles in brain, lungs, kidney, uterus, spine
Disease (standardised): Tuberculosis (Brain); Tuberculosis (Lung); Tuberculosis (Kidney); Tuberculosis (Uterus); Tuberculosis (Spine)
Admitted under the care of: Nairne, Robert
Medical examination performed by: Barclay, Andrew Whyte
Post mortem examination performed by: Gray, Henry
Medical notes: This girl dated her illness from suppression of menstruation four months previously during the whole of which period she had suffered more or less from pain in the abdomen.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Cranium, thorax, abdomen and pelvis
Type of incident: n/a

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The case continues on PM/1853/102 and PM/1853/124

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No in Register of 1853: 895

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For scrofulous deposit in medulla see museum catalogue XX.IV. a.10 also Transactions of Pathological Vol VI p.40. Preparation of uterine organs Series XLIV Subseries 13 No. 2

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