Item 5 - William Scrivens, 67, Marble polisher

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406 PM/1908/5


William Scrivens, 67, Marble polisher


  • 1 Jan 1908-3 Jan 1908 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Marble polisher
Age: 67
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 1 Jan 1908
Date of death: 3 Jan 1908
Disease (transcribed): Acute general peritonitis. Volvulus of small gut. Carcinoma of descending colon at junction of sigmoid. Deglutition. Pneumonia
Disease (standardised): Peritonitis (Abdomen); Volvulus (Intestines); Cancer (Intestines); Deglutition (Gastrointestinal tract); Pneumonia (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Jaffrey, Francis
Medical examination performed by: Back, Ivor Gordon
Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Medical notes: The patient had been feeling unwell for ten days. On December 28th he had a rolling pain in his stomach.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, liver, spleen, kidneys, adrenals, pancreas, skull and brain
Type of incident: n/a


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No in Register of 1908: 5

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