Item 78 - James Smith, 46, [No occupation stated]

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406 PM/1856/78


James Smith, 46, [No occupation stated]


  • 23 Mar 1856-2 Apr 1856 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 46
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 23 Mar 1856
Date of death: 2 Apr 1856
Disease (transcribed): Ulceration of Stomach bursting into Peritoneum
Disease (standardised): Ulcer (Stomach); Ulcer (Abdomen)
Admitted under the care of: Wilson, James Arthur
Medical examination performed by: Rogers, George Goddard
Post mortem examination performed by: Gray, Henry
Medical notes: This man stated that three years ago he was kicked by a horse on the chest which fractured one or two ribs under the axilla. It was followed by dyspnoea and haemoptysis, from which he had partially recovered, when he met with another accident, falling from his horse on to the back of his head.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen and cranium
Type of incident: Trauma/accident

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The case continues on STG/PM/1856/75 and STG/PM/1856/77

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No in Register of 1856: 806

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The occipital bone is preserved. Series I No. 36. See Pathological Transaction Vol Vii p.282.

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