Item 369 - Elizabeth Chappel, 22, Book keeper

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406 PM/1890/369


Elizabeth Chappel, 22, Book keeper


  • 29 Oct 1890-30 Oct 1890 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Book keeper
Age: 22
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 29 Oct 1890
Date of death: 30 Oct 1890
Disease (transcribed): Tetanus
Disease (standardised): Tetanus (Systemic)
Admitted under the care of: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical examination performed by: Dickinson, William Lee
Post mortem examination performed by: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Medical notes: For two years she had had an ulcer upon the right leg, which, however, gave her very little inconvenience. On October 26th she went out for a walk and got wet, and on coming in she said she felt chilly.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Peritoneum, intestines, vermiform appendix, liver, spleen, kidneys, suprarenals, pancreas, bladder, ovaries, pleurae, lungs, bronchial glands, larynx, pericardium, heart, head and spine
Type of incident: n/a

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The case continues on PM/1890/372

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No in Register 1890: 1861

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