Item 102 - John Middleton, 38, Glass blower

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406 PM/1889/102


John Middleton, 38, Glass blower


  • 23 Mar 1889-29 Mar 1889 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Glass blower
Age: 38
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 23 Mar 1889
Date of death: 29 Mar 1889
Disease (transcribed): Phthisis
Disease (standardised): Tuberculosis (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical examination performed by: Sisley, Richard
Post mortem examination performed by: Penrose, Francis George
Medical notes: He came into St George’s on October 23rd 1888. He complained of cough and dyspnoea. The apices of both lungs were dull on percussion. Phthisis was diagnosed.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, lungs, heart, spleen, liver, kidneys, stomach, intestines, brain and ears
Type of incident: n/a

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The case continues on PM/1889/86

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No in Register 1889: 437

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