Item 260 - Edward Sayer, 50, [No occupation stated]

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406 PM/1921/260


Edward Sayer, 50, [No occupation stated]


  • 20 Oct 1921-21 Oct 1921 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 50
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 20 Oct 1921
Date of death: 21 Oct 1921
Disease (transcribed): Multiple perforations of stomach resulting from action of corrosive poison
Disease (standardised): Perforation (Stomach); Poisoning (Systemic)
Admitted under the care of: Golla, Frederick Lucien
Medical examination performed by: Gainsborough, Hugh
Post mortem examination performed by: Donaldson, Robert
Medical notes: He was brought in by the police. He had taken poison but refused to state what poison.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Brain and membranes, tongue, larynx, trachea, thymus, thyroid, lymphatic glands, pleurae, lungs, pericardium, heart, coronary vessels, peritoneal cavity, liver, gall bladder, pancreas, suprarenals, kidneys ureters, bladder, spleen, oesophagus, stomach and intestines
Type of incident: Suicide


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No in Medical Register 1921: 888

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