Item 78 - Mabel Smith, 36, Dressmaker

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406 PM/1918/78


Mabel Smith, 36, Dressmaker


  • 27 Mar 1918-10 Apr 1918 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Dressmaker
Age: 36
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 27 Mar 1918
Date of death: 10 Apr 1918
Disease (transcribed): Acute mastoiditis. Operation. Cerebellar abscess. Pyocephalus. Gangrenous basal meningitis. Encephalitis
Disease (standardised): Mastoiditis (Ear); Operation (Ear); Abscess (Brain); Pyocephalus (Brain); Meningitis (Brain); Encephalitis (Brain)
Admitted under the care of: Barwell, Harold Shuttleworth
Medical examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Post mortem examination performed by: Claremont, Hetty Ethelberta
Medical notes: 'Jan 1916 IP [in-patient] for chronic mastoid. Radical cure. Headaches after with intermittent rises of temperature and vomiting. She went to AMCH [Atkinson Morley Convalescent Hospital] where these symptoms continued. Diplopia after the operation, due to weakness in upward movement’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen, cranium

Type of incident: n/a

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  • English

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No in register 1918: 586

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Catalogued by J. Ahvensalmi, Apr 2020

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