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Abigail Barrell, 49, Children’s nurse

Occupation or role: Children’s nurse
Age: 49
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 14 Apr 1894
Date of death: 5 May 1894
Disease (transcribed): Addison's disease
Disease (standardised): Addison disease (Adrenal glands)
Admitted under the care of: Whipham, Thomas Tillyer
Medical examination performed by: Ogle, Cyril
Post mortem examination performed by: Fyffe, William Kington
Medical notes: 'The patient could give no details as to disease in her family - The history of her own illness was that for two years she had suffered with pain after food and vomiting - Sometimes this vomiting took place shortly after taking food, at other times it bore no relation to food - For the last three months these symptoms have been aggravated and she has lost much flesh - further she has had a good deal of epigastric pain - She has noticed herself that she has been getting darker during the last three months'
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

Ada Hayward, 12, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 12
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 27 Dec 1918
Date of death: 5 Jan 1919
Disease (transcribed): Liver abscess. General peritonitis. Pin in appendix
Disease (standardised): Abscess (Liver); Peritonitis (Abdomen); Foreign bodies (Appendix)
Admitted under the care of: Ewart, George Arthur
Medical examination performed by: Bostock, Marian Noel
Post mortem examination performed by: Claremont, Hetty Ethelberta
Medical notes: She had ‘influenza’ and ‘congestion’ a month ago. She recovered and was well until the day before admission when she complained of pain in the right side of the abdomen.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, thymus, peritoneum, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, alimentary canal, urinary tract and genital organs
Type of incident: n/a

Alexander Fawcett, 55, Coachman

Occupation or role: Coachman
Age: 55
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 14 Jul 1907
Date of death: 19 Jul 1907
Disease (transcribed): Pernicious anaemia
Disease (standardised): Anaemia, pernicious (Immune system)
Admitted under the care of: Ewart, William
Medical examination performed by: Golla, Frederick Lucien
Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Medical notes: For several years he had had winter cough and brought up small amounts of blood. For the past six months he had been getting short of breath and more and more pale.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, pericardium, heart, blood, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, adrenals and teeth
Type of incident: n/a

Alice E Howard, 17, General servant

Occupation or role: General servant
Age: 17
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 6 Sep 1882
Date of death: 12 Nov 1882
Disease (transcribed): Hodgkins disease. Pleuritis and effusion
Disease (standardised): Hodgkin disease (Lymph nodes, Spleen); Pleurisy (Pleura); Effusion (Pleura)
Admitted under the care of: Haward, John Warrington
Medical examination performed by: Margerison, Richard
Post mortem examination performed by: Ross, Daniel McClure
Medical notes: Eight months before admission the glands on the left side of the neck commenced to enlarge, followed by those of the right side and under the left arm.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, heart, liver, spleen, kidneys, adenoid tissue and pericardium
Type of incident: n/a

Amelia Newman, 26, Dressmaker

Occupation or role: Dressmaker
Age: 26
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 5 Oct 1915
Date of death: 6 Jan 1916
Disease (transcribed): Exopthalmic goitre. Thymus persistens. Status thymo-lymphatiens
Disease (standardised): Graves disease (Thyroid gland); Thymus persistens (Thymus gland); Status thymo-lymphatiens (Thymus, Lymph nodes)
Admitted under the care of: Jex-Blake, Arthur John
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Medical notes: Two years ago the patient noticed her neck was getting larger, the throat ached after talking and she had at times sense of impending suffocation.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, thymus, pericardium, heart, liver, spleen, kidneys, adrenals, stomach, intestines and brain
Type of incident: n/a

Ann Chapman, 23, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 23
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 15 Oct 1890
Date of death: 9 Dec 1890
Disease (transcribed): Addison’s disease
Disease (standardised): Addison disease (Adrenal glands)
Admitted under the care of: Cavafy, John
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: See Medical Notes
Body parts examined in the post mortem: No post mortem examination
Type of incident: n/a

Arthur Chapman, 2, [No occupation stated]

  • Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
    Age: 2
    Gender: Male
    Date of admission: 23 Dec 1895
    Date of death: 11 Feb 1896
    Disease (transcribed): Pemphigus. Septicaemia
    Disease (standardised): Pemphigus (Skin); Sepsis (Systemic)

    Admitted under the care of: Whipham, Thomas Tillyer
    Medical examination performed by: n/a
    Post mortem examination performed by: Ogle, Cyril
  • Wells, Sydney Russell
    Medical notes: n/a
    Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, heart, liver, stomach, pancreas, kidneys, spleen, bladder, testes, intestines and brain
    Type of incident: n/a

Arthur Monk, 8 days, [Child of] Tailor

Occupation or role: [Child of] Tailor
Age: 8 days
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 5 Sep 1902
Date of death: 11 Sep 1902
Disease (transcribed): Hare-lip. Operation. Pemphigus
Disease (standardised): Cleft (Lip); Operation (Lip); Pemphigus (Skin)
Admitted under the care of: Sheild, Arthur Marmaduke
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: See Surgical Notes
Body parts examined in the post mortem: No autopsy
Type of incident: n/a

Beatrice Pickering, 39, [Wife of] Clerk

Occupation or role: [Wife of] Clerk
Age: 39
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 25 Sep 1919
Date of death: 9 Oct 1919
Disease (transcribed): Exophthalmic goitre. Graves’ disease. Hyperthyroidism.
Disease (standardised): Graves disease (Thyroid gland); Hyperthyroidism (Thyroid gland)
Admitted under the care of: Jex-Blake, Arthur John
Medical examination performed by: Bull, Henry Cecil Herbert
Post mortem examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Medical notes: For two years she had a history of nervousness, palpitations and breathlessness. She was vomiting for a week before admission.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, thyroid, thymus, pericardium, heart, peritoneum, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, suprarenals, bladder, alimentary canal and uterus
Type of incident: n/a

Bessie Frow, 29, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 29
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 22 Mar 1890
Date of death: 24 Mar 1890
Disease (transcribed): Influenza? Exophthalmic goitre
Disease (standardised): Influenza, human (Respiratory tract); Graves disease (Immune system)
Admitted under the care of: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical examination performed by: Sisley, Richard
Post mortem examination performed by: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Medical notes: The patient was extremely ill when she came into the hospital and no history was obtained except that she had had palpitation for some time.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, trachea, larynx, thyroid gland, pericardium, heart, aorta, peritoneum, omentum, liver, spleen, descending colon, kidneys, suprarenals, kidneys and brain
Type of incident: n/a

Blanch Taylor, 30, Married

Occupation or role: Married
Age: 30
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 12 Apr 1893
Date of death: 13 Apr 1893
Disease (transcribed): Disease of aortic and mitral valves. Grave’s disease. Pigmentation suggesting Addison’s disease
Disease (standardised): Disease (Heart); Graves disease (Thyroid gland); Addison disease (Adrenal glands)
Admitted under the care of: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical examination performed by: Dickinson, William Lee
Post mortem examination performed by: Wells, Sydney Russell
Medical notes: This patient was admitted here for the first time in January 1892, when the following history was given. For two and a half years she had been suffering from intermittent diarrhoea as well as prominence of the eyes, enlargement of the throat, palpitation and attacks of faintness.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, aorta, peritoneum, liver, spleen, pancreas, suprarenals, kidneys, bladder, intestines, uterus and appendages
Type of incident: n/a

Cecil Knight, 32, Clerk

Occupation or role: Clerk
Age: 32
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 2 May 1913
Date of death: 13 Jul 1913
Disease (transcribed): Pulmonary tuberculosis. Tuberculosis of adrenal bodies. Addison’s disease
Disease (standardised): Tuberculosis (Lung); Tuberculosis (Adrenal glands); Addison disease (Adrenal glands)
Admitted under the care of: Collier, James Stansfield
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: Turton, James Richard Henry
Medical notes: This man had had symptoms of Addison’s Disease for about a year. He also had a tuberculous shoulder and other abscesses.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, aorta, oesophagus, thymus, liver, gall bladder, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, ureters, bladder, testes, mesenteric glands, adrenal bodies, stomach, duodenum, skull and brain
Type of incident: n/a

Charles Dadd, 5, [Son of] Charwoman

Occupation or role: [Son of] Charwoman
Age: 5
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 13 Oct 1915
Date of death: 13 Dec 1915
Disease (transcribed): Lymphosarcoma of thymus involving pericardium, pleura and mediastinal glands. Pericarditis and pleurisy with effusion
Disease (standardised): Lymphoma, non-hodgkin (Thymus gland); Lymphoma, non-hodgkin (Heart); Lymphoma, non-hodgkin (Pleura); Lymphoma, non-hodgkin (Mediastinal glands); Pericarditis (Heart); Pleurisy (Pleura)
Admitted under the care of: Latham, Arthur Carlyle
Medical examination performed by: Waller, Wathen Ernest
Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Medical notes: The child was said to have been quite well until six weeks previously. Since then he had had slight cough which had been worse during the last fourteen days.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, abdomen, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, adrenals, alimentary canal and bones
Type of incident: n/a

Charlie Fatcher, 46, Stoker

Occupation or role: Stoker
Age: 46
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 3 Aug 1907
Date of death: 1 Sep 1907
Disease (transcribed): Addison’s disease. Quiescent pulmonary phthisis
Disease (standardised): Addison disease (Adrenal glands); Tuberculosis (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Latham, Arthur Carlyle
Medical examination performed by: Golla, Frederick Lucien
Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Medical notes: In September 1907 the patient began to suffer with pains in the left side of the thorax and down the left arm.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, pericardium, heart, suprarenals, liver, gall bladder, spleen, pancreas, kidneys and alimentary canal
Type of incident: n/a

Charlotte Webb, 22, Kitchen maid

Occupation or role: Kitchen maid
Age: 22
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 9 Mar 1885
Date of death: 11 Mar 1885
Disease (transcribed): Addison’s disease. Caries of spine
Disease (standardised): Addison disease (Adrenal glands)
Admitted under the care of: Whipham, Thomas Tillyer
Medical examination performed by: Griffiths, Herbert Tyrrell
Post mortem examination performed by: Sheild, Arthur Marmaduke
Medical notes: Twenty months prior to admission she noticed her skin to be of darker hue. She was emaciated and had imperfect menstruation.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, heart, liver, spleen, kidneys, supra-renal bodies, vertebrae and ovaries
Type of incident: n/a

Daisy Parsons, 10, [Child of] Doorkeeper

Occupation or role: [Child of] Doorkeeper
Age: 10
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 11 Mar 1903
Date of death: 26 Mar 1903
Disease (transcribed): Morbus addisonii. Old phthisis. Fibro-caseous tubercle replacing suprarenals. General enlargement of the lymphatic structures of the body. Gastrectasia. Enteroptosis
Disease (standardised): Addison disease (Adrenal glands); Tuberculosis (Lung); Enlargement (Lymph nodes); Gastrectasia (Stomach); Enteroptosis (Intestines)
Admitted under the care of: Ewart, William
Medical examination performed by: Pearson, Sidney Vere
Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Medical notes: This patient presented every typical symptom of Addison’s Disease.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, larynx, trachea, thyroid, thymus, pericardium, heart, abdomen, liver, gall bladder, portal vein, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, suprarenals, alimentary canal, brain, ear and lymphatic structures
Type of incident: n/a

Dorothy Friswell, 16, [Wife of] Musician

Occupation or role: [Wife of] Musician
Age: 16
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 18 Nov 1909
Date of death: 26 Jan 1910
Disease (transcribed): Graves disease
Disease (standardised): Graves disease (Thyroid gland)
Admitted under the care of: Collier, James Stansfield
Medical examination performed by: Higgs, Frederick William
Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Medical notes: The patient was admitted for Graves Disease. In March 1909 the patient began to have weekly bilious attacks. Exophthalmous was first noticed in May.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, larynx, thyroid, thymus, pericardium, heart, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, adrenals, bladder, genital organs, alimentary canal, brain, pituitary body and orbit
Type of incident: n/a

Edith Standen, 17, Clerk

Occupation or role: Clerk
Age: 17
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 7 Feb 1918
Date of death: 11 Feb 1918
Disease (transcribed): Myasthenia gravis
Disease (standardised): Myasthenia gravis (Muscles)
Admitted under the care of: Collier, James Stansfield
Medical examination performed by: Bornfield, Paul
Post mortem examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Medical notes: '3 years ago patient began to have a difficulty in swallowing. The food regurgitated up her nose when she was tired. She went into the country & got better for a time, but the trouble returned as soon as she was overtired. A year ago she began to be very tired after the least exertion’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen

Type of incident: n/a

Eliza White, 46, [Wife of] Bottle washer

Occupation or role: [Wife of] Bottle washer
Age: 46
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 6 Feb 1902
Date of death: 7 Feb 1902
Disease (transcribed): Addison’s disease. Pneumonia. Old endocarditis. Old phthisis. Adhesions between the pleural surfaces on both sides of the chest. Old perihepatitis
Disease (standardised): Addison disease (Adrenal glands); Pneumonia (Lung); Endocarditis (Heart); Tuberculosis (Lung); Adhesions (Thorax); Perihepatitis (Liver)
Admitted under the care of: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Medical examination performed by: Whipham, Thomas Roland Charles
Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Medical notes: The patient was seized on the evening of February 5th with pain in the right axilla and shivering. A sharp painful cough developed and blood tinged sputum was expectorated.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, pericardium, heart, liver, spleen, pancreas, suprarenals, kidneys, bladder, alimentary canal and uterus
Type of incident: n/a

Elizabeth Appleby, 22, Housemaid

Occupation or role: Housemaid
Gender: Female
Age: 22
Date of admission: 5 May 1878
Date of death: 21 Aug 1878
Disease (transcribed): Grave's disease. Ulceration of ileum. Peritonitis
Disease (standardised): Graves disease (Immune system); Ulcer (Intestines); Peritonitis (Abdomen);
Admitting doctor: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical examination performed by: Owen, Herbert Isambard
PM performed by: Ellis, William Ashton
Medical notes: 'History. Several of fathers' br. and sist. [brothers and sisters] died of consumption. Never robust: catamenia very irregular: diaphoresis habitually profuse. Subject to expistaxis: always suffered from short breath on exertion. Patient's memory very defective as regarded the present illness. She said she had suffered from increasing palpitation for 4 ½ yrs [years]. Had noticed a goitre a year later: it increased till the spring of 1877 and had diminished since. Exophthalmos was noticed 'shortly after' the goitre'
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, pericardium, heart, liver, kidneys, spleen, peritoneum, intestinal canal, brain, pancreas
Type of incident: n/a

Ellen Valler, 21, Kitchen maid

Occupation or role: Kitchen maid
Age: 21
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 14 Nov 1893
Date of death: 29 Nov 1893
Disease (transcribed): Pemphigus
Disease (standardised): Pemphigus (Skin)
Admitted under the care of: Penrose, Francis George
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: The following case is an instance of a rare variety of pemphigus, to which the name ‘pemphigus malignus’ has been applied. The woman was first seen at the hospital as an out patient when she complained of sore throat and pain and difficulty in swallowing.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Nervous system, neck, thorax and abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

Emily Barker, 55, [Wife of] Piano dealer

Occupation or role: [Wife of] Piano dealer
Age: 55
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 31 Jul 1919
Date of death: 6 Sep 1919
Disease (transcribed): Exophthalmic goitre. Hyperthyroidism. Heart failure
Disease (standardised): Graves disease (Thyroid gland); Hyperthyroidism (Thyroid gland); Failure (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Colledge, Lionel
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: Ellis, Harold
Medical notes: n/a
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, thyroid, pericardium, heart, valves, vessels, peritoneum, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, alimentary tract and brain
Type of incident: n/a

Ethel Wooltorton, 25, [Wife of] Labourer

Occupation or role: [Wife of] Labourer
Age: 25
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 3 Jan 1915
Date of death: 10 Feb 1915
Disease (transcribed): Exophthalmic goitre. Septic pneumonia. Lymphatism
Disease (standardised): Graves disease (Thyroid gland); Pneumonia (Lung); Lymphatic diseases (Lymph nodes)
Admitted under the care of: Frankau, Claude Howard Stanley
Medical examination performed by: Oakden, William Marshall
Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Medical notes: She had a goitre for five years, which had been getting larger for the last six months and her eyes were becoming more prominent.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, thymus, pericardium, liver, spleen, pancreas, adrenals, kidneys, bladder and alimentary canal
Type of incident: n/a

Fanny Sidwell, 28, Cotton spinner

Occupation or role: Cotton spinner
Age: 28
Gender: Female
Date of admission: n/a
Date of death: 31 May 1890
Disease (transcribed): Pernicious anaemia
Disease (standardised): Anaemia, Pernicious (Systemic)
Admitted under the care of: Cavafy, John
Medical examination performed by: Sisley, Richard
Post mortem examination performed by: Newton, Reginald Frederick Henry
Medical notes: She worked for nine hours a day in a close room, and had always been anaemic she said. Her catamenia was regular, but for three months menstruation had been excessive.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, heart, pericardium, intestines, liver, spleen and kidneys
Type of incident: n/a

Francis James, 1 month, [Child of] Labourer

Occupation or role: [Child of] Labourer
Gender: Male
Age: 1 month
Date of admission: 31 Aug 1906
Date of death: 25 Sep 1906
Disease (transcribed): Septic arthritis of R. [Right] ankle and tarsus. Septicaemia. Streptococcal pemphigus
Disease (standardised): Arthritis (Foot); Sepsis (Systemic); Streptococcal infections (Face, neck, torso, leg); Pemphigus (Face, neck, torso, leg);
Admitted under the care of: Jaffrey, Francis
Medical examination performed by: Higgs, Frederick William
Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Medical notes: 'The child was admitted with a history of two days' illness which commenced with the occurrence of pustules? On the face. These increased in size and a swelling was noticed on the outer side of the right foot. […] On Sept [September] 1st a detailed note was made on the condition of the skin: - 'Skin condition is polymorphic. It affects mainly face, neck, chest and thighs. It consists chiefly of large bullae in all stages. No actual pustules. Some patches of indurated erythema. No eruption around mouth or anus or on buttocks, or on palms of hands or soles of feet. Probably simple Pemphigus'. The Dermatologist saw the child on Sep. [September] 5 and expressed the opinion that the eruption was not syphilitic but a Pemphigus Neonatorum of Streptococcal origin'
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

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