Item 85 - John Houghton, 50, Pensioner

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406 PM/1875/85


John Houghton, 50, Pensioner


  • 10 Mar 1875-15 Mar 1875 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Pensioner
Age: 50
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 10 Mar 1875
Date of death: 15 Mar 1875
Disease (transcribed): Ulcer of legs. Pulmonary abscesses and pleurisy (? pyaemia). Serous effusion under cerebral arachnoid. Softening of spinal cord
Disease (standardised): Ulcer (Leg); Abscess (Lung); Pleurisy (Pleura); Sepsis (Systemic); Effusion (Brain); Softening (Spinal cord)
Admitted under the care of: Ogle, John William
Medical examination performed by: Fenwick, John Charles James
Post mortem examination performed by: Whipham, Thomas Tillyer
Medical notes: A month before admission he had weakness of the legs which gradually increased until he came unable to stand.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, heart, liver, spleen, kidneys, cranium, spinal cord and larynx
Type of incident: n/a

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No in Register of 1875: 314

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