- 406 PM/1894/57
- 17 Jan 1894-25 Feb 1894
Occupation or role: Carman
Date of admission: 17 Jan 1894
Date of death: 25 Feb 1894
Disease (transcribed): Enteric fever. Perforation (Haemoptysis - spleen palpable) Death on 12th day of a 'Relapse'
Disease (standardised): Typhoid fever (Systemic); Perforation (Indeterminate); Haemoptysis (Lung); Disease (Spleen)
Admitted under the care of: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical examination performed by: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Post mortem examination performed by: Ogle, Cyril
Medical notes: 'This case, admitted on Jan 17th, was at first regarded as one of rheumatic fever. The history obtained, however, and the aspect of the man, from the first, suggested a different condition. He was low in bed, rather deaf and wandering, very weak, with a tremulous tongue, cleaning in patches, slight cough, a pulse of 120 and no swelling or tenderness of any joint'
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Abdomen, thorax
Type of incident: n/a