Occupation or role: Labourer Age: 53 Gender: Male Date of admission: 24 Aug 187 Date of death: 28 Aug 1887 Disease (transcribed): Bronchitis. Stricture. Perineal fistulae. Cystitis. Nephritis Disease (standardised): Bronchitis (Lung); Constriction Fistula (Perineum); Cystitis (Kidney); Nephritis (Kidney); Admitted under the care of: Haward, John Warrington Medical examination performed by: n/a Post mortem examination performed by: n/a Medical notes: 'See surgical notes 1198' 'Not examined' Illustrations: No Type of incident: n/a
Occupation or role: Hat Maker Age: 47 Gender: Male Date of admission: 25 Jul 894 Date of death: 2 Sep 1894 Disease (transcribed): Carcinoma of the stomach Disease (standardised): Carcinoma (Stomach) Admitted under the care of: Owen, Herbert Isambard Medical examination performed by: Rolleston, Humphry Davy Post mortem examination performed by: Elliott, Harry Scott Medical notes: 'Family history showed that there was no hereditary disease excepting that patient's mother died of cancer of liver - always a healthy strong man, he had worked up to 12 months ago, when he began to suffer from cough and vomited a pint and a half of blood after coughing - after this pallor and loss of flesh were marked' Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleural cavities etc., abdomen Type of incident: n/a
Collection of rare books accumulated by the medical school library when it was originally located at Hyde Park Corner, in central London. Also contains books collected by the medical school library when it relocated in 1976 to Tooting, London.