Item 270 - William Ridgewell, 53, Carpet planner

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406 PM/1893/270


William Ridgewell, 53, Carpet planner


  • 10 Jul 1893-31 Jul 1893 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Carpet planner
Age: 53
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 10 Jul 1893
Date of death: 31 Jul 1893
Disease (transcribed): Bronchitis. Emphysema. Dilated heart
Disease (standardised): Bronchitis (Lung); Emphysema (Lung); Disease (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical examination performed by: Ogle, Cyril
Post mortem examination performed by: Dickinson, William Lee
Medical notes: This man was first admitted in September 1890 suffering from oedema of the legs with ascites, cyanosis and dyspnoea. He had had bronchitis for several winters.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, pericardium, heart, liver, gall bladder, spleen, pancreas, suprarenals, kidneys, ureters, bladder, stomach and intestines
Type of incident: n/a


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No in Register 1893: 1176

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