Item 158 - George Giles, 43, [Occupation not stated]

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GB 406 PM/1845/158


George Giles, 43, [Occupation not stated]


  • 30 Jun 1845-1 Jul 1845 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 43
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 30 Jun 1845
Date of death: 1 Jul 1845
Disease (transcribed): Lacerated wound passing from rectum through both posterior & anterior walls of bladder into the cavity of peritoneum
Disease (standardised): Wound (Rectum, bladder, abdomen)

Admitted under the care of: Keate, Robert
Medical examination performed by: Hewett, Prescott Gardner
Post mortem examination performed by: Pollock, George
Medical notes: 'This patient was admitted suffering from much depression. He had fallen from a platform over a chair & stated that one of the legs of the chair had passed up the rectum. There appeared a very slight laceration at the orifice of the anus’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Abdomen, thorax

Type of incident: Trauma / accident

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The page refers to case PM/1845/186 (James Doyle)

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No in register 1845: 1593

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Preparation of the bladder and rectum, museum catalogue, Series XXXIV, subseries 1a, No 1 (A.c.24)

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