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James Teasdale, 42, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 42
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 17 Feb 1853
Date of death: 18 Feb 1853
Disease (transcribed): Rupture of the intestine. Peritonitis
Disease (standardised): Rupture (Intestines); Peritonitis (Abdomen)
Admitted under the care of: Johnson, Henry Charles
Medical examination performed by: Holmes, Timothy
Post mortem examination performed by: Gray, Henry
Medical notes: This man had fallen off a scaffold, a height of about ten feet, and a heaving mass of bricks, which fell with him, struck him of the left side of the abdomen.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax and abdomen
Type of incident: Trauma/accident

George Warwick, 6, [Child of] Groom

Occupation or role: [Child of] Groom
Age: 6
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 2 Nov 1888
Date of death: 2 Nov 1888
Disease (transcribed): Ruptured liver; haemorrhage into the peritoneal cavity
Disease (standardised): Rupture (Liver); Haemorrhage (Peritoneum)
Admitted under the care of: Rouse, James
Medical examination performed by: Penrose, Francis George
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: 'Not seen by the registrar. Was knocked down & run over. Died a few hours after admission’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Body parts examined: Peritoneum, gall bladder, lungs, heart, spleen, kidneys, stomach, intestines

Type of incident: Trauma / accident

Arthur Underwood, 39, Mason

Occupation or role: Mason
Age: 39
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 8 Sep 1888
Date of death: 4 Nov 1888
Disease (transcribed): Cancer of the stomach near the pyloric end, ulcerating into a large cancerous mass lying between stomach and transverse colon. Secondary deposits in great omentum
Disease (standardised): Cancer (Stomach); Ulcer (Stomach, colon); Deposit (Peritoneum)
Admitted under the care of: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical examination performed by: Penrose, Francis George
Post mortem examination performed by: Sisley, Richard
Medical notes: 'The patient was in good health till 18 months before his admission when he began to suffer form nausea and epigastric pain after food. Eight or nine months before he came in he vomited about a teaspoonful of blood. His habits with regard to alcohol were said to be temperate’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Body parts examined: Stomach, liver, kidneys, spleen, thorax, lungs, heart

Type of incident: n/a

Sarah Holloway, 18, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 18
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 15 February 1844
Date of death: 23 February 1844
Disease (transcribed): Burn extending over legs, side and back. Pleurisy. Pneumonia. Congestion of duodenum.
Disease (standardised): Burn (Skin); Pleurisy (Pleura); Pneumonia (Lung); Disease (Intestines)
Admitted under the care of: Hawkins, Caesar Henry
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: Lee, Henry
Medical notes: The injuries had been caused by her clothes taking fire.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Head, pharynx and larynx, thorax and abdomen
Type of incident: Trauma/accident

Henry Ray, 20, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 20
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 10 Feb 1848
Date of death: 1 Mar 1848
Disease (transcribed): Perforating ulcer of ilium forming abscess. Peritonitis. Abscesses in liver and spleen. Pus in sub serous cellular tissue and mesenteric glands. Inflamed rectum.
Disease (standardised): Ulcer (Pelvic bones); Abscess (Pelvic bones); Abscess (Liver); Abscess (Spleen); Suppuration (Mesenteric glands); Inflammation (Intestines)
Admitted under the care of: Nairne, Robert
Medical examination performed by: Fuller, Henry William
Post mortem examination performed by: Pollock, George
Medical notes: This patient was admitted giving an imperfect history of fever of about three weeks duration, commencing with pain in the abdomen.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax and abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

Sarah Hanks, 78, No occupation

Occupation or role: No occupation
Age: 78
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 14 Feb 1916
Date of death: 17 Feb 1916
Disease (transcribed): ? Carcinoma coli. Sigmoidoscopy. Death. ? Acute pulmonary oedema
Disease (standardised): Cancer (Intestines); Sigmoidoscopy (Intestines); Oedema (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Back, Ivor Gordon
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: For notes of case see Surgical Register 320/1916
Body parts examined in the post mortem: n/a
Type of incident: n/a

Henry Matthews, 52, Railway porter

Occupation or role: Railway porter
Age: 52
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 13 Feb 1918
Date of death: 16 Feb 1918
Disease (transcribed): Constriction of small gut & hernia. Reduction en masse. Haemorrhagic enteritis
Disease (standardised): Constriction (Intestines); Hernia; Enteritis (Intestines)
Admitted under the care of: Fedden, Walter Fedde
Medical examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Post mortem examination performed by: Claremont, Hetty Ethelberta
Medical notes: 'For 16 months he has been having attacks of abdominal pain. Bowels always constipated. 3 days ago he had an attack of acute abdominal pain, and vomited several times. A rupture that he had had before came down and was very hard and tender’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: ‘Limited examination through operation wound only’

Type of incident: n/a

Edward Willford, 40, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 40
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 4 Feb 1852
Date of death: 18 Feb 1852
Disease (transcribed): Old and recent pleurisy on both sides. Tubercles in both lungs. Ulceration of laryngeal mucous membrane and of the ileum and caecum
Disease (standardised): Pleurisy (Pleura); Tuberculosis (Lung); Ulcer (Larynx); Ulcer (Intestines)
Admitted under the care of: Nairne, Robert
Medical examination performed by: Barclay, Andrew Whyte
Post mortem examination performed by: Ogle, John William
Medical notes: This case presented all the ordinary characteristics of tubercular phthisis.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax and abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

George Campbell, 43, Laundry man

Occupation or role: Laundry man
Age: 43
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 13 Oct 1888
Date of death: 9 Nov 1888
Disease (transcribed): Peritonitis. Cirrhosis of liver
Disease (standardised): Peritonitis (Abdomen); Liver cirrhosis (Liver)
Admitted under the care of: Whipham, Thomas Tillyer
Medical examination performed by: Davidson, William Marshall
Post mortem examination performed by: Sisley, Richard
Medical notes: 'The patient gave no history of hereditary disease, nor of syphilis. He was a sailor. He said that his habits about drinking alcohol were, as a rule, temperate, but he occasionally drank to excess. For a week before he came into the hospital he suffered form pain across his loins, and oedema of the legs’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Body parts examined: Abdomen, liver, spleen, kidneys, bladder, heart, pleurae, lungs

Type of incident: n/a

Rhoda Johnson, 61, Widow

Occupation or role: Widow
Age: 61
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 16 Jul 1888
Date of death: 10 Nov 1888
Disease (transcribed): Cancer of pancreas & peritoneum
Disease (standardised): Cancer (Pancreas, peritoneum)
Admitted under the care of: Dickinson, William Howship and Champneys, Francis Henry
Medical examination performed by: Davidson, William Marshall
Post mortem examination performed by: Sisley, Richard
Medical notes: 'The patient was a widow, 61 years of age. She had 3 children and 3 miscarriages, the last 20 years before she came to St George’s. She was admitted July 16th last under the care of Dr Champneys [Francis Henry Champneys] who found that her abdomen was uniformly distended, that her navel was flat, that she had no enlarged abdominal veins, and no oedema of her abdominal walls’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Body parts examined: Heart, lungs, peritoneum, stomach, pancreas, liver, spleen, omentum, uterus, bladder

Type of incident: n/a

Sophia Stanford, 61, Widow

Occupation or role: Widow
Age: 61
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 7 Nov 1888
Date of death: 12 Nov 1888
Disease (transcribed): Fatty heart. Caseating tubercles found in the lungs, bronchial glands, suprarenal bodies and intestines
Disease (standardised): Disease (Heart); Tuberculosis (Lungs, kidneys, intestines)
Admitted under the care of: Whipham, Thomas Tillyer
Medical examination performed by: Penrose, Francis George
Post mortem examination performed by: Sisley, Richard
Medical notes: 'The woman could give no good history of herself. According to her own account she was well till about a week before her admission when she had a ‘fit’, the nature of which she could not explain’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Body parts examined: Brain, abdomen, thorax, heart, lungs, liver, spleen, kidneys

Type of incident: n/a

George Gray, Labourer

Occupation or role: Labourer
Age: 56
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 18 Feb 1871
Date of death: 20 Feb 1871
Disease (transcribed): Perforating ulcer of the duodenum. Peritonitis
Disease (standardised): Ulcer (Intestines); Peritonitis (Abdomen)
Admitted under the care of: Barclay, Andrew Whyte
Medical examination performed by: Cavafy, John
Post mortem examination performed by: Whipham, Thomas Tillyer
Medical notes: 'This man had suffered from slight epigastric pain increased after food for about three weeks. The pain was never very severe, & he was able to work. On the day of his admission after having had cheese for dinner in the middle of the day, he felt slight epigastric pain, of this he took no notice & later in the day went out. About 6 o’clock, while walking in the park, he was suddenly seized with violent pain in the belly, & was at once brought to the hospital’
Post mortem notes: Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen

Type of incident: n/a

Anne Beagley, 24, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 24
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 2 Mar 1848
Date of death: 3 Mar 1848
Disease (transcribed): Cut throat, with wound of trachea. Congestion of brain. Oedema of the lungs.
Disease (standardised): Wound (Throat); Wound (Trachea); Congestion (Brain); Oedema (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Keate, Robert
Medical examination performed by: Blagden, Robert
Post mortem examination performed by: Pollock, George
Medical notes: This patient was admitted with an extensive lacerated wound in the throat. The injury was self-inflicted and the instrument used was a broken knife.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Cranium, throat and thorax
Type of incident: Suicide

Anne Davis, 65, [Wife of] Clerk

Occupation or role: [Wife of] Clerk
Age: 65
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 18 Feb 1916
Date of death: 19 Feb 1916
Disease (transcribed): Volvulus of small intestine. Resection. Paul’s Tube tied in. Death
Disease (standardised): Volvulus (Intestines); Resection (Intestines)
Admitted under the care of: Fedden, Walter Fedde
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: Notes of this case, see Surgical Register 351/1916
Body parts examined in the post mortem: No necropsy
Type of incident: n/a

John Oliver, 50, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 50
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 31 Dec 1845
Date of death: 7 Feb 1846
Disease (transcribed): Encephaloid disease of the oesophageal region of the stomach, with large masses of encephaloid deposit about the liver. No other organ affected with this disease. Red heptisation and congestive pneumonia. Two or three large crude tubercles. Heart dilated and flaccid.
Disease (standardised): Cancer (Stomach); Cancer (Liver); Disease (Lung); Pneumonia (Lung); Tuberculosis (Lung); Disease (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Nairne, Robert
Medical examination performed by: Fuller, Henry William
Post mortem examination performed by: Hewett, Prescott Gardner
Medical notes: This patient reported that during the last seven or eight months his health and strength had been gradually failing. He said that his illness began rather suddenly with inability to swallow freely, soon followed by pain at the epigastrium after eating.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Abdomen and thorax
Type of incident: n/a

Julia Broadbelt, 31, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 31
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 4 Feb 1852
Date of death: 19 Feb 1852
Disease (transcribed): Passage of a calculus from the rectum. Perforation of the colon found, communicating with the right kidney which was sacculated and contained two or three small calculi
Disease (standardised): Calculi (Rectum); Perforation (Colon); Disease (Kidney); Calculi (Kidney)
Admitted under the care of: Nairne, Robert
Medical examination performed by: Barclay, Andrew Whyte
Post mortem examination performed by: Ogle, John William
Medical notes: This patient was first admitted into the Hospital in July 1851 having been ill for about four weeks. Her illness commenced with pain in the abdomen and loins with stoppages in the urine.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax and abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

Edward Keep, 7, [Unmarried child of] Charwoman

Occupation or role: [Unmarried child of] Charwoman
Age: 7
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 13 Nov 1888
Date of death: 18 Nov 1888
Disease (transcribed): Diphtheria
Disease (standardised): Diphtheria (Pharynx)
Admitted under the care of: Whipham, Thomas Tillyer
Medical examination performed by: Penrose, Francis George
Post mortem examination performed by: Sisley, Richard
Medical notes: 'The child had had measles and hooping cough [whooping cough]. He lived at 48 York Street, Westminster, and went to the Board School, James’ Street, Westminster. It was said that there were no bad smells in the house in which the patient lived, and that no one had been ill there. Some people living in the same street had diphtheria, and the mother of the patient believed that he had played with children who had sore throats. This could not be clearly ascertained’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Body parts examined: Brain, abdomen, liver, spleen, kidneys, palate, tonsils, larynx, trachea, heart, lungs

Type of incident: n/a

Margaret Reeves, 2, [Child of] Labourer

Occupation or role: [Child of] Labourer
Age: 2
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 18 Nov 1888
Date of death: 20 Nov 1888
Disease (transcribed): Laryngeal diphtheria. Tracheotomy
Disease (standardised): Diphtheria (Larynx); Tracheotomy
Admitted under the care of: Cavafy, John
Medical examination performed by: Penrose, Francis George
Post mortem examination performed by: Sisley, Richard
Medical notes: 'The patient was one of three children, one of whom died of ‘croup’ five years before this child came to the hospital. The patient’s father had a sore throat 2 months before her illness commenced. The address of the family was 33 Britten Street, Chelsea’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Body parts examined: Heart, lungs, larynx, trachea, bronchi, pharynx, tonsils, abdomen, liver, spleen, kidneys, stomach, intestines

Type of incident: n/a

Lucy Hicks, 71, Needlewoman

Occupation or role: Needlewoman
Age: 71
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 9 Nov 1888
Date of death: 22 Nov 1888
Disease (transcribed): Cancer of duodenum or pancreas, occluding bile duct & causing jaundice and biliary cirrhosis
Disease (standardised): Cancer (Duodenum, pancreas); Jaundice (Skin); Cirrhosis (Liver)
Admitted under the care of: Whipham, Thomas Tillyer
Medical examination performed by: Penrose, Francis George
Post mortem examination performed by: Sisley, Richard
Medical notes: 'The patient had scarlatina when she was a child. She had good health in her early life, but for 10 years before her admission she suffered from pain in her back. The pain was not constant, but she was seldom free from it for long together’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Body parts examined: Abdomen, omentum, uterus, liver, stomach, gall bladder, duodenum, pancreas, stomach, kidneys, spleen, thorax, heart, intestines

Type of incident: n/a

James Forrester, 43, [Occupation not stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 43
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 30 Oct 1844
Date of death: 15 Feb 1845
Disease (transcribed): Scirrhus of the pylorus region of the stomach. Effusion of puriform fluid in the peritoneum
Disease (standardised): Scirrhus (Stomach); Effusion (Abdomen)

Admitted under the care of: Wilson, James Arthur
Medical examination performed by: Hewett, Prescott Gardner
Post mortem examination performed by: Fuller, Henry William
Medical notes: 'This patient was admitted into the hospital in November 1843, complaining of a tumour in the abdomen accompanied by a sense of tension and by pyrosis. The tumour had existed for some time previous to admission’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen

Type of incident: n/a

John Balcomb, 52, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 52
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 20 Jan 1847
Date of death: 12 Feb 1847
Disease (transcribed): Encephaloid tubercles in anterior mediastinum, liver, pancreas, subperitoneal cellular tissue. Ascites.
Disease (standardised): Cancer (Thoracic cavity); Cancer (Liver); Cancer (Pancreas); Cancer (Abdomen); Ascites (Abdomen)
Admitted under the care of: Page, William Emanuel
Medical examination performed by: Fuller, Henry William
Post mortem examination performed by: Pollock, George
Medical notes: This patient was admitted complaining of dropsy, dyspnoea and orthopnoea.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax and abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

William Bowl, 10, [Child of] Provision merchant

Occupation or role: [Child of] Provision merchant
Age: 10
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 19 Feb 1916
Date of death: 22 Feb 1916
Disease (transcribed): Gangrenous appendicitis with abscess. Removal. General peritonitis. Obstruction of ileum by adhesions
Disease (standardised): Gangrene (Appendix); Appendicitis (Appendix); Abscess (Appendix); Removal (Appendix); Peritonitis (Abdomen); Adhesions
Admitted under the care of: Fedden, Walter Fedde
Medical examination performed by: Oakden, William Marshall
Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Medical notes: He had general pain in the abdomen a week ago with vomiting the first two days. The pain had been getting worse and the abdomen swelling.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, abdomen, liver, spleen, pancreas, adrenals, kidneys, bladder and alimentary canal
Type of incident: n/a

Emily Nichols, 7, [Child of] Policeman

Occupation or role: [Child of] Policeman
Age: 7
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 24 Nov 1888
Date of death: 26 Nov 1888
Disease (transcribed): Diphtheria
Disease (standardised): Diphtheria (Pharynx)
Admitted under the care of: Ewart, William
Medical examination performed by: Penrose, Francis George
Post mortem examination performed by: Davidson, William Marshall
Medical notes: 'No history of the child’s illness could be obtained. When admitted she was a fairly nourished girl & complained of sore throat. Her appetite was bad & her face slightly flushed’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Body parts examined: Thorax, stomach, spleen, kidneys, liver, uterus, heart, lungs, brain

Type of incident: n/a

John Francis, 32, Gardener

Occupation or role: Gardener
Age: 32
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 24 Oct 1888
Date of death: 28 Nov 1888
Disease (transcribed): Necrosis of ilium. Lardaceous degeneration of viscera
Disease (standardised): Necrosis (Hip); Degeneration (Internal organs)
Admitted under the care of: Pick, Thomas Pickering
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 post mortem examination’

Type of incident: n/a

John Dyer, 3, [Child of] Carpenter

Occupation or role: [Child of] Carpenter
Age: 3
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 25 Nov 1888
Date of death: 29 Nov 1888
Disease (transcribed): Diphtheria
Disease (standardised): Diphtheria (Pharynx)
Admitted under the care of: Ewart, William
Medical examination performed by: Penrose, Francis George
Post mortem examination performed by: Davidson, William Marshall
Medical notes: 'The boy complained of sore throat & seemed ill on Dec 25 [sic; Nov 25]. His brother also has diphtheria [see PM/1888/435]. No cause for illness was known’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Body parts examined: Thorax, lungs, heart, spleen, kidneys, stomach, intestines, liver, brain

Type of incident: n/a

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