Item 150 - George Patrick , 21, [No occupation stated]

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GB 406 PM/1846/150


George Patrick , 21, [No occupation stated]


  • 1 Apr 1846-2 Jul 1846 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 21
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 1 Apr 1846
Date of death: 2 Jul 1846
Disease (transcribed): Thick deposit of concrete, tubercular matter on the posterior surface of the theca of the spinal marrow at the upper part of the dorsal region. Chord compressed and softened. Caries of the laminae and transverse processes on the left side.
Disease (standardised): Tuberculosis (Spine); Softening (Spinal cord); Caries (Spine)
Admitted under the care of: Wilson, James Arthur
Medical examination performed by: Fuller, Henry William
Post mortem examination performed by: Hewett, Prescott Gardner
Medical notes: It appeared that the patient had ben suffering for about two months from pain and a sense of constriction across the upper part of the chest, shooting through to the back.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Cranium, spine, thorax and abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

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No in Register of 1846: 912

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Preparation of the portion of the spinal marrow with the scrofulous matter on the surface of the theca. See Museum Catalogue J.6.9

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