Item 187 - Harriet Girling, 27, Dressmaker

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406 PM/1883/187


Harriet Girling, 27, Dressmaker


  • 29 Mar 1883-27 May 1883 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Dressmaker
Age: 27
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 29 Mar 1883
Date of death: 27 May 1883
Disease (transcribed): Granular kidneys. Pericarditis and hypertrophy of heart. Pleuritis
Disease (standardised): Disease (Kidney); Pericarditis (Heart); Disease (Heart); Pleurisy (Pleura)
Admitted under the care of: Cavafy, John
Medical examination performed by: Myers, Arthur Thomas
Post mortem examination performed by: Ross, Daniel McClure
Medical notes: She had measles badly aged twelve and was left with much subsequent cough. In 1880 she was laid up with pulmonary symptoms, severe cough and slight frequent haemoptysis.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, heart, liver, spleen, kidneys, bladder and alimentary canal
Type of incident: n/a

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The case continues on PM/1883/175

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No in Register of 1883: 436

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