Item 399 - Jane Gwilt, [Occupation not stated]

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406 PM/1854/399


Jane Gwilt, [Occupation not stated]


  • 19 Dec 1854-23 Dec 1854 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Gender: Female
Age: 61
Date of admission: 19 Dec 1854
Date of death: 23 Dec 1854
Disease (transcribed): Strangulated femoral hernia. Operation. Peritonitis
Disease (standardised): Hernia (Thigh); Operation (Thigh); Peritonitis (Abdomen)
Admitting doctor: Hawkins, Caesar Henry
Surgeon: Gray, Henry
Physician: Holmes, Timothy
Medical notes: 'This old woman was admitted on account of strangulated femoral hernia. It seemed that the hernia had descended about half a year before, but she had taken little notice of it & wore no truss’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Abdomen

Type of injury: n/a

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This case is entered in PM/1853

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No in register 1854: 3577

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