Item 6 - Amelia Newman, 26, Dressmaker

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GB 406 PM/1916/6


Amelia Newman, 26, Dressmaker


  • 5 Oct 1915-6 Jan 1916 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Dressmaker
Age: 26
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 5 Oct 1915
Date of death: 6 Jan 1916
Disease (transcribed): Exopthalmic goitre. Thymus persistens. Status thymo-lymphatiens
Disease (standardised): Graves disease (Thyroid gland); Thymus persistens (Thymus gland); Status thymo-lymphatiens (Thymus, Lymph nodes)
Admitted under the care of: Jex-Blake, Arthur John
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Medical notes: Two years ago the patient noticed her neck was getting larger, the throat ached after talking and she had at times sense of impending suffocation.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, thymus, pericardium, heart, liver, spleen, kidneys, adrenals, stomach, intestines and brain
Type of incident: n/a

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No in Medical Register of 1916: 1051

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