Item 146 - George Cowdery, 35, [Occupation not stated]

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GB 406 PM/1845/146

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George Cowdery, 35, [Occupation not stated]

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  • 23 Dec 1844-14 Jun 1845 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 35
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 23 Dec 1844
Date of death: 14 Jun 1845
Disease (transcribed): Compound fracture of leg. Amputation. Recent pleurisy, pericarditis & peritonitis. Atheroma in aorta
Disease (standardised): Fracture (Leg); Amputation (Leg); Pleurisy (Lungs); Peritonitis (Abdomen); Pericarditis (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Hawkins, Caesar Henry
Medical examination performed by: Hewett, Prescott Gardner
Post mortem examination performed by: Lee, Henry
Medical notes: 'A wheel of a cart passed over the leg of this patient and upon admission it was found that the tibia was exposed and fractured, but that the portions of bone were not at all displaced’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen, stump

Type of incident: Trauma / accident

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  • English

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The case continues in PM/1845/150 and PM/1845/152

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No in register 1844: 3234

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Preparation of the hip joint, see museum catalogue B.84

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406

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