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J. Rolfe, 45, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 45
Gender: [No gender stated]
Date of admission: 22 Mar 1890
Date of death: Brought in dead
Disease (transcribed): Cardiac failure
Disease (standardised): Failure (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Medical notes: Dead on admission
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, pericardium, heart, liver, kidneys, stomach and brain
Type of incident: n/a

Mary Ann Gates, 38, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 38
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 28 Mar 1890
Date of death: 28 Mar 1890
Disease (transcribed): Sloughing intramural uterine fibroid. Septicaemia. Double pleurisy. Commencing pericarditis. Peritonitis
Disease (standardised): Leiomyoma (Uterus); Sepsis (Systemic); Pleurisy (Pleura); Pericarditis (Heart); Peritonitis (Abdomen)
Admitted under the care of: Whipham, Thomas Tillyer
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Medical notes: Not seen by Registrar
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Abdomen, pancreas, spleen, liver, kidneys, uterus, lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart and spinal cord
Type of incident: n/a

Emanuel Rose, 64, Stableman

Occupation or role: Stableman
Age: 64
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 28 Mar 1890
Date of death: 29 Mar 1890
Disease (transcribed): Emphysema. Dilated right side of heart
Disease (standardised): Emphysema (Lung); Disease (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Ewart, William
Medical examination performed by: Sisley, Richard
Post mortem examination performed by: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Medical notes: The patient came to St George’s as an outpatient on March 21st 1890. He said he had suffered much from cough and dyspnoea for two months.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, pericardium, heart, peritoneum, pancreas, intestines, liver, spleen, kidneys and suprarenals
Type of incident: n/a

George Paulger, 60, Horse keeper

Occupation or role: Horse keeper
Age: 60
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 24 Mar 1890
Date of death: 3 Apr 1890
Disease (transcribed): Aortic stenosis
Disease (standardised): Disease (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical examination performed by: Sisley, Richard
Post mortem examination performed by: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Medical notes: He said that for three years he had suffered every winter from bronchitis. His legs began to swell a week before his admission.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Omentum, liver, stomach, intestines, oesophagus, pharynx, pancreas, spleen, kidneys, lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium and heart
Type of incident: n/a

Lizzie Palling, 29, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 29
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 12 Mar 1890
Date of death: 4 Apr 1890
Disease (transcribed): Morbus cordis. Mitral reflux. Recent pericarditis
Disease (standardised): Disease (Heart); Pericarditis (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Ewart, William
Medical examination performed by: Sisley, Richard
Post mortem examination performed by: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Medical notes: The woman said that she had always suffered from palpitation, even before she had rheumatism, but the palpitation was more troublesome afterwards.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pericardium, heart, lungs, larynx, oesophagus, thyroid, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, suprarenals, bladder, duodenum, stomach and brain
Type of incident: n/a

Jane Brown, 24, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 24
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 4 Apr 1890
Date of death: 9 Apr 1890
Disease (transcribed): Otitis media. Cerebellar abscess. Thrombosis of lateral sinus
Disease (standardised): Otitis media (Ear); Abscess (Brain); Thrombosis (Transverse sinuses)
Admitted under the care of: Cavafy, John
Medical examination performed by: Sisley, Richard
Post mortem examination performed by: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Medical notes: Twelve years before her admission the patient said she had a tumour behind her right jaw. This was removed. For twelve years the woman had deafness of her right ear. Six months before her admission she began to have an offensive discharge from her right ear.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Brain, larynx, oesophagus, thyroid, lungs, heart, peritoneum, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, bladder, uterus and ovaries
Illustrations: Yes
Type of incident: n/a

William Haworth, 21, Butcher

Occupation or role: Butcher
Age: 21
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 16 Apr 1890
Date of death: 23 Apr 1890
Disease (transcribed): Left lower lobe pneumonia. Mitral stenosis
Disease (standardised): Pneumonia (Lung); Disease (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical examination performed by: Sisley, Richard
Post mortem examination performed by: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Medical notes: For two and a half years before his admission he suffered from palpitation and from shortness of breath.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, trachea, larynx, pericardium, heart, intestines, peritoneum, omentum, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, suprarenals, bladder, intestines, vermiform appendix and brain
Type of incident: n/a

Charles Durrant, 50, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 50
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 21 Apr 1890
Date of death: 28 Apr 1890
Disease (transcribed): Mitral obstruction
Disease (standardised): Obstruction (Heart); Disease (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical examination performed by: Sisley, Richard
Post mortem examination performed by: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Medical notes: He suffered much from bronchitis for which he was treated at St George’s Hospital. For four years before his admission he had been unable to work. He had much dyspnoea.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, peritoneum, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, suprarenals, bladder, vesiculae seminales and testes
Type of incident: n/a

Thomas Goodfellow, 51, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 51
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 30 Apr 1890
Date of death: 30 Apr 1890
Disease (transcribed): Arteritis deformans (coronary arteries)
Disease (standardised): Arteritis (Arteries)
Admitted under the care of: Cavafy, John
Medical examination performed by: Sisley, Richard
Post mortem examination performed by: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Medical notes: The patient was found near the Achilles Statue and was brought into the Hospital by a policeman.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pericardium, heart, aorta, pleurae, lungs, larynx, thyroid, peritoneum, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, suprarenal capsules, bladder, stomach, intestines, head and brain
Type of incident: n/a

Thomas Arnold, 28, Gardener

Occupation or role: Gardener
Age: 28
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 14 Apr 1890
Date of death: 10 May 1890
Disease (transcribed): Ulcerative endocarditis (aortic and mitral)
Disease (standardised): Ulcer (Heart); Endocarditis (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Ewart, William
Medical examination performed by: Sisley, Richard
Post mortem examination performed by: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Medical notes: He had suffered from gonorrhoea. He had one attack of rheumatism which occurred eight years before his admission. He complained of abdominal pain and of pains in the lower part of the chest.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, heart, spleen and kidneys
Type of incident: n/a

Edith Bilbow, 12, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 12
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 12 Apr 1890
Date of death: 11 May 1890
Disease (transcribed): Mitral stenosis. Tricuspid stenosis
Disease (standardised): Disease (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Ewart, William
Medical examination performed by: Sisley, Richard
Post mortem examination performed by: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Medical notes: In March 1889 she had Scarlatina. In November 1889 she was treated as an in patient in Great Ormond Street for morbus cordis, and in December 1889 and January 1890 at Victoria Hospital for Children.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, pericardium, heart, pancreas, liver, spleen, kidneys, suprarenals, bladder and uterus
Type of incident: n/a

William Fisher, 63, Painter

Occupation or role: Painter
Age: 63
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 14 May 1890
Date of death: 19 May 1890
Disease (transcribed): Chronic interstitial nephritis. Lobar pneumonia. Pericarditis
Disease (standardised): Nephritis (Kidney); Pneumonia (Lung); Pericarditis (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical examination performed by: Sisley, Richard
Post mortem examination performed by: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Medical notes: He had suffered from colic and from many attacks of gout. The patient groaned when spoken to.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, liver, spleen, pancreas, suprarenals, kidneys, bladder, prostate, testes, stomach, duodenum, intestines and appendix
Type of incident: n/a

Benjamin Peace, 64, Coachman

Occupation or role: Coachman
Age: 64
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 11 Mar 1890
Date of death: 26 May 1890
Disease (transcribed): Dissecting aneurysm of aorta rupturing into pericardium. Granular kidneys
Disease (standardised): Aneurysm (Aorta); Rupture (Pericardium); Disease (Kidney)
Admitted under the care of: Cavafy, John
Medical examination performed by: Sisley, Richard
Post mortem examination performed by: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Medical notes: Twenty years before his admission he had bronchitis and was in bed for a fortnight. He afterwards had several slight attacks. He complained of pain in the cardiac region, dyspnoea and swelling of the feet.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Skull, eyes, intestines, stomach, duodenum, liver, spleen, pancreas, suprarenals, kidneys, bladder, prostate, testes, pleurae, lungs, larynx, pericardium and heart
Type of incident: n/a

Charles Clayton, 69, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 69
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 12 Jun 1890
Date of death: 13 Jun 1890
Disease (transcribed): Aortic stenosis
Disease (standardised): Disease (Heart)
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 said he had generally had good health. He complained of cough, dyspnoea and spleeplessness.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pericardium, heart, pleurae, lungs, larynx, epiglottis, thyroid, liver, spleen, pancreas, suprarenals, kidneys, bladder, prostate, testes, duodenum, stomach, oesophagus, jejunum and brain
Type of incident: n/a

Hugh McCourt, 50, Stableman

Occupation or role: Stableman
Age: 50
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 5 Jun 1890
Date of death: 15 Jun 1890
Disease (transcribed): Aneurysm of transverse arch of aorta. Bronchopneumonia
Disease (standardised): Aneurysm (Aorta); Bronchopneumonia (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Ewart, William
Medical examination performed by: Sisley, Richard
Post mortem examination performed by: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Medical notes: During the winter of 1889-1890 the man had much cough and dyspnoea. In March 1890 he became an inpatient at St George’s. His symptoms were those of bronchitis and emphysema. After his discharge he again had much dyspnoea.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, peritoneum, stomach, duodenum, oesophagus, intestines, liver, pancreas, spleen, kidneys, bladder, prostate, testes and penis
Type of incident: n/a

Charles Stoddard, 69, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 69
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 18 Jun 1890
Date of death: 18 Jun 1890
Disease (transcribed): Bronchitis, emphysema. Dilated heart
Disease (standardised): Bronchitis (Lung); Emphysema (Lung); Disease (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Whipham, Thomas Tillyer
Medical examination performed by: Sisley, Richard
Post mortem examination performed by: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Medical notes: The patient had suffered twice from acute attacks of bronchitis. On admission he was in a state of great distress and no full history could be obtained.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, thyroid gland, pericardium, heart, omentum, liver, spleen, pancreas, suparenals, testes, prostate, bladder, kidneys, stomach, duodenum and brain
Type of incident: n/a

Henry Beer, 37, Shop-man

Occupation or role: Shop-man
Age: 37
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 24 Jun 1890
Date of death: 26 Jun 1890
Disease (transcribed): Purulent pericarditis. Double pleurisy
Disease (standardised): Suppuration (Heart); Pericarditis (Heart); Pleurisy (Pleura)
Admitted under the care of: Whipham, Thomas Tillyer
Medical examination performed by: Dickinson, William Lee
Post mortem examination performed by: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Medical notes: On June 14th he got wet and slept on straw in a new house. On the 17th he shivered and felt pain in the back, followed by vomiting.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, larynx, thyroid gland, tonsils, pericardium, heart, aorta, peritoneum, liver, spleen, pancreas, suprarenals, bladder, prostate, testes, kidneys, head and joints
Type of incident: n/a

Georgina Hough, 50, Washerwoman

Occupation or role: Washerwoman
Age: 50
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 25 Jun 1890
Date of death: 27 Jun 1890
Disease (transcribed): Mitral reflux
Disease (standardised): Disease (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Cavafy, John
Medical examination performed by: Dickinson, William Lee
Post mortem examination performed by: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Medical notes: She had borne ten children. For seven or eight years she had been rather short of breath and subject to cough in the winter. At Christmas 1889 her feet and legs began to swell and the abdomen two months later. For three weeks she had been in bed with increasing dyspnoea.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleural cavities, lungs, bronchial glands, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, stomach, oesophagus, intestines, liver, spleen, suprarenals, pancreas, uterus, ovaries, bladder and kidneys
Type of incident: n/a

John O’Brien, 13, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 13
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 24 May 1890
Date of death: 30 Jun 1890
Disease (transcribed): Mitral reflux. Adherent pericardium
Disease (standardised): Disease (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Whipham, Thomas Tillyer
Medical examination performed by: Dickinson, William Lee
Post mortem examination performed by: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Medical notes: The boy had rheumatism in January 1890 attended with pain over the cardiac region. For one month he had suffered from breathlessness and swelling of the legs and abdomen.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, bronchial glands, larynx, thyroid gland, pericardium, heart, intestines, vermiform appendix, oesophagus, liver, spleen, pancreas, bladder, prostate, testes, suprarenals, kidneys, brain and ears
Type of incident: n/a

George Clegg, 39, Soldier

Occupation or role: Soldier
Age: 39
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 21 Jun 1890
Date of death: 11 Jul 1890
Disease (transcribed): Aortic reflux. Mitral reflux
Disease (standardised): Disease (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Whipham, Thomas Tillyer
Medical examination performed by: Dickinson, William Lee
Post mortem examination performed by: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Medical notes: The man had been a soldier and contracted a chancre about fifteen years ago, not known to be followed by secondary symptoms. He had never had rheumatism, but was laid up four years ago with gout. His breath had been getting short for two years. The legs had been swelling for a fortnight.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, pericardium, heart, larynx, thyroid gland, aorta, spleen, liver, pancreas, kidneys, suprarenals, prostate, testes, bladder, stomach, intestines and vermiform appendix
Type of incident: n/a

Alexis Dubray, 69, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 69
Gender: Male
Date of admission: Jul 1890
Date of death: 20 Jul 1890
Disease (transcribed): Mitral reflux
Disease (standardised): Disease (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical examination performed by: Dickinson, William Lee
Post mortem examination performed by: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Medical notes: The patient was a Frenchman who had lived in England for twenty years. He had suffered from swelling of the legs and some shortness of breath for three years, but had previously enjoyed good health except for a slight attack of rheumatism in the knee twenty years ago and an attack of intermittent fever of five months duration in the South of France eleven years ago.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, thyroid gland, pericardium, heart, liver, spleen, pancreas, suprarenals, prostate, testes, kidneys, bladder, alimentary canal and brain
Type of incident: n/a

Ernest Rattle, 3, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 3
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 6 Jul 1890
Date of death: 22 Jul 1890
Disease (transcribed): Bronchopneumonia. Dilated heart
Disease (standardised): Bronchopneumonia (Lung); Disease (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Ewart, William
Medical examination performed by: Dickinson, William Lee
Post mortem examination performed by: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Medical notes: The child had already been ailing for three weeks with a cold and cough, when on July 2nd it was observed to be especially languid and breathing laboriously.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Throat, lungs, pericardium, heart, peritoneum, liver, spleen, intestines, vermiform appendix, pancreas, suprarenals, bladder, testes and kidneys
Type of incident: n/a

Agnes Macleish, 37, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 37
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 17 Aug 1890
Date of death: 18 Aug 1890
Disease (transcribed): Fatty heart
Disease (standardised): Disease (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Whipham, Thomas Tillyer
Medical examination performed by: Ogle, Cyril
Post mortem examination performed by: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Medical notes: This patient was brought to the hospital by friends, who said that she had been ill for six months with pain in the head, constant vomiting whenever the head was moved, and loss of flesh. During this time she was pregnant, and was delivered at about Christmas 1889. After one month after delivery she was laid up with ‘white leg’ and continued to keep to her bed until admission.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Head, larynx, oesophagus, pleurae, lungs, pericardium, heart, pancreas, suprarenals, bladder, ovaries, liver, stomach, intestines, vermiform appendix, kidneys, spleen and uterus
Type of incident: n/a

William Evans, [No age stated], [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: [No age stated]
Gender: Male
Date of admission: Brought in dead
Date of death: Brought in dead
Disease (transcribed): Fibroid disease of the heart
Disease (standardised): Disease (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Penrose, Francis George
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Medical notes: Brought in dead
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Head, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, pleurae, lungs, aorta, liver, spleen, pancreas, suprarenals, kidneys, bladder and prostate
Type of incident: n/a

Jane Cole, 29, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 29
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 16 Aug 1890
Date of death: 21 Aug 1890
Disease (transcribed): Mitral constriction. Adherent pericardium
Disease (standardised): Disease (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Whipham, Thomas Tillyer
Medical examination performed by: Ogle, Cyril
Post mortem examination performed by: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Medical notes: The patient had had scarlatina when aged five and rheumatic fever fifteen years before admission and a second attack one year ago. Previous to her first attack her health had been good, but subsequently she had always suffered from shortness of breath and cough.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, bronchial glands, larynx, thyroid gland, pericardium, heart, aorta, liver, spleen, pancreas, suprarenals, bladder, ovaries, uterus and kidneys
Type of incident: n/a

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