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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

Ada Monaghan, 27, Dressmaker

Occupation or role: Dressmaker
Gender: Female
Age: 27
Date of admission: 31 May 1899
Date of death: 30 Jun 1899
Disease (transcribed): Graves' disease
Disease (standardised): Graves disease (Immune system);
Admitted under the care of: Ewart, William
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 autopsy'
Type of incident: n/a

Agnes Driscoll, 26, Dressmaker

  • Occupation or role: Dressmaker
    Age: 26
    Gender: Female
    Date of admission: 14 Jun 1909
    Date of death: 1 Jul 1909
    Disease (transcribed): Anaemia. Chronic gastric ulcer. Gastro-jejunostomy
    Disease (standardised): Anaemia (Blood); Ulcer (Stomach); Gastric bypass (Stomach)
    Admitted under the care of: Latham, Arthur Carlyle
  • Jaffrey, Francis
    Medical examination performed by: Back, Ivor Gordon
    Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
    Medical notes: The patient was admitted complaining of epigastric pain and vomiting after meals.
    Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, thyroid, pericardium, heart, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, adrenals, uterus and adnexa, and alimentary canal
    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

Ann Willis, 34, [Wife of] Plate layer

Occupation or role: [Wife of] Plate layer
Age: 34
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 21 Dec 1885
Date of death: 29 Jan 1886
Disease (transcribed): Syphilis
Disease (standardised): Syphilis (Systemic)
Admitted under the care of: Haward, John Warrington
Medical examination performed by: Bull, William Charles
Post mortem examination performed by: Sisley, Richard
Medical notes: This patient was an In Patient at St George’s on three previous occasions. For the last two years she had been suffering from ulcers in various parts and six months ago the legs became flexed.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, trachea, pericardium, heart, peritoneum, liver, spleen, kidneys, bladder, stomach, intestines, brain and bones
Type of incident: n/a

Annie Carter, 40, Cook

Occupation or role: Cook
Age: 40
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 9 Jan 1914
Date of death: 23 Jan 1914
Disease (transcribed): Exophthalmic goitre. Hemithyroidectomy, Hyperthyroidism
Disease (standardised): Graves disease (Thyroid gland); Hemithyroidectomy (Thyroid gland); Hyperthyroidism (Thyroid gland)
Admitted under the care of: Frankau, Claude Howard Stanley
Medical examination performed by: Waller, Wathen Ernest
Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Medical notes: The patient had rather severe occipital headaches with pain and stiffness of the neck for two years. There was occasional morning nausea and vomiting and she had a swelling in her neck for two years.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, larynx, thyroid, thymus, pericardium, peritoneum, liver, spleen, kidneys, adrenals, bladder, uterus, alimentary canal, stomach and intestines
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

Bertha Evans, 40, [Wife of] Porter

Occupation or role: [Wife of] Porter
Gender: Female
Age: 40
Date of admission: 12 Sep 1904
Date of death: 25 Sep 1904
Disease (transcribed): Morbus addisonii. Gall stones
Disease (standardised): Addison disease (Adrenal glands); Gallstones (Bladder);
Admitted under the care of: Owen, Herbert Isambard
Medical examination performed by: Davis Taylor, Edward James
Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Medical notes: 'For the last six months patient has been ailing. She says she has been getting weaker and unable to do her work. She also complains of pain in the L. [Left] side of her abdomen and R. [Right] side of the chest, on occasions. She has been troubled with vomiting for six months, sometimes in the morning and sometimes in the evening and more connected with drinking than eating. She has noticed her skin becoming darker, especially round the waist'
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

Bertie Perkins, 21, Railway guard

Occupation or role: Railway guard
Age: 21
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 10 Dec 1913
Date of death: 18 Jan 1914
Disease (transcribed): Mediastinal (thymic) tumours. Pleural effusion. Lymphosarcoma
Disease (standardised): Cancer (Mediastinum); Effusion (Pleura); Lymphoma, non-hodgkin (Lymphoid tissues)
Admitted under the care of: Ogle, Cyril
Medical examination performed by: Oram, Evelyn, Henry Bardens
Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Medical notes: The patient had had a swelling of the neck for five weeks and was short of breath.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, pericardium, heart, liver, spleen, pancreas, adrenals, kidneys and alimentary canal
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 Cowdry, 29, Ex seaman R.N. [Royal Navy]

Occupation or role: Ex seaman R.N. [Royal Navy]
Gender: Male
Age: 29
Date of admission: 26 Jul 1899
Date of death: 13 Aug 1899
Disease (transcribed): Lympho-sarcoma of mesenteric glands etc
Disease (standardised): Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin (Lymphoid tissue);
Admitted under the care of: Allingham, Herbert William
Medical examination performed by: Collard, Frederic Stuartson
Post mortem examination performed by: Lazarus-Barlow, Walter Sydney
Medical notes: 'Family history unimportant. 12 months before on 1st began to suffer constant aching pains in back – was treated for 'spinal' neuralgia until 'a lump' was found in the 'stomach'. This increased in size until admon [admission]. Bowels regularly open. Vomiting frequent for 2 months, presumably bilious. Wasting rapid'
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen
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

Concordia Wakeman, 39, No occupation

Occupation or role: No occupation
Gender: Female
Age: 39
Date of admission: 23 Dec 1904
Date of death: 25 Dec 1904
Disease (transcribed): Exophthalmic goitre. Hypertrophy and Dilatation of Heart. Ruptured compensation. Hydro-thorax and Ascites with chronic peritonitis. Pneumo-thorax. Collapse of Lung
Disease (standardised): Graves disease (Immune system); Hypertrophy (Heart); Cardiomyopathy, dilated (Heart); Hydrothorax (Lung); Ascites (Abdomen); Peritonitis (Abdomen); Pneumothorax (Lung);
Admitted under the care of: Ewart, William
Medical examination performed by: Davis Taylor, Edward James
Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Medical notes: 'Cf. Old notes. No. 1227. (1903). For the 14 days patient has been complaining of progressive shortness of breath, with swelling of the legs and abdomen. Not examined on account of her extreme distress'
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen
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

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