Otorhinolaryngologic diseases

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Elizabeth Hylot, 33, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 33
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 21 February 1844
Date of death: 10 Mar 1844
Disease (transcribed): Diseased bones of nose. Fatal Erysepelas.
Disease (standardised): Disease (Nose); Erysipelas (Skin)
Admitted under the care of: Hawkins, Caesar Henry
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: Hewett, Prescott Gardner
Medical notes: The patient was admitted in a very cachectic state with a disease of the nostrils accompanied by great pain about the head and face and a fetid purulent discharge.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pharynx and larynx, thorax, abdomen, cranium and nasal cavities
Type of incident: n/a

James Beverton, 3 years 6 months, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 3 years 6 months
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 4 Sep 1844
Date of death: 7 Nov 1844
Disease (transcribed): Croup extending to the bifurcation of the Trachea. Mottling degeneration of the Kidneys. Incipient disease of the Hip.
Disease (standardised): Croup (Larynx, Trachea); Mottling degeneration (Kidney); Disease (Hip)
Admitted under the care of: Hawkins, Caesar Henry. Wilson, James Arthur
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: Hewett, Prescott Gardner
Medical notes: n/a
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Larynx and thorax, abdomen and right hip joint
Type of incident: n/a

William Dean, 3, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 3
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 8 Mar 1848
Date of death: 10 Mar 1848
Disease (transcribed): Laryngitis with effusion of lymph on surface of mucous membrane. Pneumonia and purulent infiltration.
Disease (standardised): Laryngitis (Larynx); Effusion (Larynx); Pneumonia (Lung); Suppuration (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Nairne, Robert
Medical examination performed by: Fuller, Henry William
Post mortem examination performed by: Pollock, George
Medical notes: From the mother’s account it appeared that this child had been ill about fourteen days suffering from symptoms of fever.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Larynx and thorax
Type of incident: n/a

Margaret Hannah, 22, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 22
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 14 Jul 1848
Date of death: 17 Jul 1848
Disease (transcribed): Inflammation of membranes of brain. Disease of internal ear.
Disease (standardised): Inflammation (Brain); Disease (Ear)
Admitted under the care of: Bence Jones, Henry
Medical examination performed by: Barclay, Andrew Whyte
Post mortem examination performed by: Handfield Jones, Charles
Medical notes: Her health had generally been good but she had occasionally suffered from earache accompanied by discharge since childhood.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Cranium
Type of incident: n/a

George Baker, 28, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 28
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 18 Oct 1848
Date of death: 21 Dec 1848
Disease (transcribed): Phthisis. Fatal haemorrhage.
Disease (standardised): Tuberculosis (Lung); Haemorrhage (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Nairne, Robert
Medical examination performed by: Barclay, Andrew Whyte
Post mortem examination performed by: Gray, Henry
Medical notes: This patient stated that he had got wet through on the 24th September after which he was seized with cold shivers and pain in both sides of chest followed by cough.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax and abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

Henry Perry, 33, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 33
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 10 Dec 1848
Date of death: 22 Dec 1848
Disease (transcribed): Pneumonia. Pain of head and deafness. Delirium.
Disease (standardised): Pneumonia (Lung); Pain (Head); Deafness (Ear); Delirium (Brain)
Admitted under the care of: Wilson, James Arthur
Medical examination performed by: Barclay, Andrew Whyte
Post mortem examination performed by: Gray, Henry
Medical notes: This patient presented on admission all the appearance of an ordinary case of fever. He was exceedingly deaf, which he said dated only from the commencement of his present illness.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax and abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

Charles Turner, 39, [Occupation not stated]

Occupation or role: [Occupation not stated]
Age: 39
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 25 Apr 1849
Date of death: 4 May 1849
Disease (transcribed): Ozaena. Extensive syphilitic caries of the nasal topae, & of the bones at the base of the skull
Disease (standardised): Rhinitis, atrophic (Nose); Syphilis (Nose); Caries (Skull)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: Holl, Harvey Buchanan
Post mortem examination performed by: Gray, Henry
Medical notes: This patient stated that in June last he became affected with symptoms of secondary syphilis, the most important of which was pain in the left ear, with loss of hearing, & a scanty discharge from the meatus. During the September & October following he was put on a course of mercury and profusely salivated. Soon afterwards he became subject to epistaxis, sometimes to a large amount’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen, larynx, pharynx

Type of incident: n/a

Richard Wright, 24, [Occupation not stated]

Occupation or role: [Occupation not stated]
Age: 24
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 14 Mar 1849
Date of death: 3 May 1849
Disease (transcribed): Laryngitis. Laryngotomy. Pneumonia, grey hepatisation. Old & recent pleuritic adhesions
Disease (standardised): Laryngitis (Larynx); Laryngotomy; Pneumonia (Lungs); Disease (Lungs)
Admitted under the care of: Page, William Emanuel
Medical examination performed by: Barclay, Andrew Whyte
Post mortem examination performed by: Gray, Henry
Medical notes: This patient was originally admitted under the care of Mr Cutler [Edward Cutler] with hydrocele. On 12th April some feverish symptoms were observed & purgative & saline medicine, but it was not till the 18th that it was discovered that his whole body was covered with a mottled rash, when he was immediately transferred to the care of the physician’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Larynx, trachea, thorax, abdomen

Type of incident: n/a

Cornelius Hunt, 36, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 36
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 2 Aug 1855
Date of death: 2 Aug 1855
Disease (transcribed): Pharyngitis. Laryngitis. Bronchitis
Disease (standardised): Pharyngitis (Pharynx); Laryngitis (Larynx); Bronchitis (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Johnson, Henry Charles
Medical examination performed by: Holmes, Timothy
Post mortem examination performed by: Gray, Henry
Medical notes: This man was admitted complaining of sore throat, for which he was put under the charge of the surgeon as there was some obscure history of syphilis.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pharynx, larynx, trachea, thorax and abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

George Farmer, 44, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 44
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 10 Mar 1856
Date of death: 13 Apr 1856
Disease (transcribed): Diseased Ear. Abscess of the Brain
Disease (standardised): Disease (Ear); Abscess (Brain)
Admitted under the care of: Page, William Emanuel
Medical examination performed by: Rogers, George Goddard
Post mortem examination performed by: Ogle, John William
Medical notes: This man had only left the Hospital about seven or eight days after recovering from an acute rheumatism. On going out he caught cold and the pain returned, confining itself to the smaller joints and assuming the character of rheumatic gout.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Cranium, thorax and abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

Henry Sweatman, 5, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 5
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 24 Apr 1856
Date of death: 25 Apr 1856
Disease (transcribed): Croup. Tracheotomy
Disease (standardised): Croup (Larynx); Tracheotomy (Trachea)
Admitted under the care of: Nairne, Robert
Medical examination performed by: Rogers, George Goddard
Post mortem examination performed by: Gray, Henry
Medical notes: A healthy child who, according to the mother's account, was quite well up to the 20th. He then complained of sore throat. On the 23rd his friends were alarmed at the child being suddenly seized with dyspnoea.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Neck, thorax and abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

Charles Gill , 34, Cabman

Occupation or role: Cabman
Age: 34
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 23 Jan 1870
Date of death: 24 Jan 1870
Disease (transcribed): Otitis. Meningitis.
Disease (standardised): Otitis (Ear); Meningitis (Brain)
Admitted under the care of: Barclay, Andrew Whyte
Medical examination performed by: Thompson, Reginald Edward
Post mortem examination performed by: Whipham, Thomas Tillyer
Medical notes: The patient had been complaining of pain in the left ear for a day or two. On the day of admission he was suffering from acute symptoms of pain in the head.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, heart, liver, spleen, kidneys, bones and cerebrum
Type of incident: n/a

Reuben Hudson, 21, Carpenter

Occupation or role: Carpenter
Age: 21
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 26 Sep 1870
Date of death: 15 Oct 1870
Disease (transcribed): Otorrhoea. Suppuration between the D.M. and petrous bone. Abscess in the cerebellum. Softening of corpus callosum and fornix.
Disease (standardised): Otorrhoea (Ear); Suppuration (Skull); Abscess (Brain); Softening (Brain)
Admitted under the care of: Hewett, Prescott Gardner
Medical examination performed by: Haward, John Warrington
Post mortem examination performed by: Whipham, Thomas Tillyer. Cavafy, John
Medical notes: This man had had Otorrhoea from the left ear for six months, no cause assigned. For a month before his admission he had suffered with gradually increasing pain in the head, principally in the forehead.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Cerebrum, cerebellum, lungs, heart, liver, spleen and kidneys. The post mortem was from Dr Cavafy's notes
Type of incident: n/a

Annie Courten, 3, [No occupation stated]

Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 3
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 20 Dec 1870
Date of death: 21 Dec 1870
Disease (transcribed): Croup.
Disease (standardised): Croup (Larynx)
Admitted under the care of: Fuller, Henry William
Medical examination performed by: Cavafy, John
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: The case was not reported.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: The body was not examined
Type of incident: n/a

William Deverell, 22, Labourer

Occupation or role: Labourer
Age: 22
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 23 Feb 1888
Date of death: 24 Feb 1888
Disease (transcribed): Purulent meningitis, chiefly over right hemisphere, following disease of right petrous bone and right middle ear
Disease (standardised): Meningitis (Brain); Disease (Temporal bone, ear)
Admitted under the care of: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical examination performed by: Penrose, Francis George
Post mortem examination performed by: Sisley, Richard
Medical notes: 'The patient said that he was in good health till the early morning (12) of the 23rd February. He then shivered and had acute headache. Later in the day he came to the hospital’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Body parts examined: Brain, spinal cord, ears, abdomen, spleen, kidneys, liver, stomach, intestines, thorax, larynx, lungs, heart

Type of incident: n/a

Samuel Cooper, 29, Cooper

Occupation or role: Cooper
Age: 29
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 17 Oct 1888
Date of death: 26 Oct 1888
Disease (transcribed): Tonsillitis. Pyaemia
Disease (standardised): Tonsillitis (Tonsils); Sepsis (Systemic)
Admitted under the care of: Cavafy, John
Medical examination performed by: Davidson, William Marshall
Post mortem examination performed by: Sisley, Richard
Medical notes: 'The patient said he had not suffered either from rheumatism or scarlatina and that he had never been laid up in bed before. On October 7th he was quite well, on the 8th he had slight headache and felt ‘out of sorts’. On the 10th he began to suffer from sore throat. He was able to work till the 12th when he came to St George’s as an out-patient’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Body parts examined: Brain, tonsils, lungs, heart, liver, spleen, kidneys, bladder, intestines

Type of incident: n/a

Sidney Randfer, 51, Assistant secretary of the Conservative Club

Occupation or role: Assistant secretary of the Conservative Club
Age: 51
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 31 Dec 1917
Date of death: 3 Jan 1918
Disease (transcribed): Purulent otitis media. Pneumococcal meningitis
Disease (standardised): Otitis media (Ear); Meningitis (Brain)
Admitted under the care of: Barwell, Harold Shuttleworth
Medical examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Post mortem examination performed by: Claremont, Hetty Ethelberta
Medical notes: '2 days ago he complained of great pain in his left ear, headache and vomiting. This continued the following day, and he became worse today. There was no discharge from the ear when patient was admitted, but there had been a slight brownish discharge, waxy in nature, on the day of onset’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen, skull, middle ear

Type of incident: n/a

Joseph Sultzmann, 36, Oddman

Occupation or role: Oddman
Age: 36
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 23 Nov 1917
Date of death: 6 Jan 1918
Disease (transcribed): Fractured skull. Mastoiditis with abscess outside the skull & between dura & brain. Septic basal meningitis. Fractured spine. Septic aspiration pneumonia. Tuberculous spine with kypho-scoliosis
Disease (standardised): Fracture (Skull); Mastoiditis (Mastoid bone); Abscess (Skull, brain); Meningitis (Brain); Fracture (Spine); Pneumonia (Lungs); Scoliosis (Spine)
Admitted under the care of: Fedden, Walter Fedde
Medical examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Post mortem examination performed by: Claremont, Hetty Ethelberta
Medical notes: 'Fell through a skylight on to his head. Remembered nothing about it. Very collapsed. Partially unconscious. Stertorous breathing. Vomited in surgery’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen, skull

Type of incident: Trauma / accident

Mabel Smith, 36, Dressmaker

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

Ernest Hill, 39, Reporter

Occupation or role: Reporter
Age: 39
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 28 Apr 1918
Date of death: 30 Apr 1918
Disease (transcribed): Dysphagia. Influenzal pneumonia
Disease (standardised): Deglutition disorders (Throat); Pneumonia (Lungs); Influenza
Admitted under the care of: Collier, James Stansfield
Medical examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Post mortem examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Medical notes: 'For the last fortnight patient has had attacks of pain in the chest, he has been able to go on with his work. 2 days ago he suddenly found that he was unable to swallow anything, even fluids. His doctor sent him to hospital’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen

Type of incident: n/a

Mary Larkin, 19, No occupation

Occupation or role: No occupation
Age: 19
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 30 Dec 1915
Date of death: 3 Jan 1916
Disease (transcribed): Mastoid disease and otitis media. Trephining. Exploration of brain. Septic basal meningitis
Disease (standardised): Mastoiditis (Head); Otitis media (Ear); Trephining (Skull); Exploration (Brain ); Meningitis (Brain)
Admitted under the care of: Barwell, Harold Shuttleworth
Medical examination performed by: Oakden, William Marshall
Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Medical notes: The patient had left otorrhoea for three years, getting worse of late. Six days ago she had earache on the left side, and two days ago pain in the left side of the head and neck.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, larynx, pericardium, heart, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, bladder, alimentary canal, skull and brain
Type of incident: n/a

Ernest Bennett, 34, Railway porter

Occupation or role: Railway porter
Age: 34
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 15 Jan 1916
Date of death: 4 Feb 1916
Disease (transcribed): Mastoiditis. Operation. Septic leptomeningitis
Disease (standardised): Mastoiditis (Head); Operation (Head); Meningitis (Brain)
Admitted under the care of: Barwell, Harold Shuttleworth
Medical examination performed by: Oakden, William Marshall
Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Medical notes: Two months ago the patient had an attack of earache culminating in a discharge from the left ear. He also had occasional headaches.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, bladder, alimentary canal, skull and brain
Type of incident: n/a

Caroline Williams, 75, Charwoman

Occupation or role: Charwoman
Age: 75
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 23 Jan 1916
Date of death: 27 Feb 1916
Disease (transcribed): Malignant goitre. Dysphagia. Gastrostomy. Dyspnoea
Disease (standardised): Goitre (Thyroid gland); Deglutition disorders (Gastrointestinal tract); Gastrostomy (Stomach ); Dyspnoea (Respiratory tract)
Admitted under the care of: Fedden, Walter Fedde
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: For notes of this case see Surgical Register 160/1916
Body parts examined in the post mortem: No necropsy
Type of incident: n/a

David Richardson, 36, Labourer

Occupation or role: Labourer
Age: 36
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 12 May 1916
Date of death: 18 May 1916
Disease (transcribed): Mastoiditis. Otitis media. Osteomyelitis of basiphenoid and basioccipital. Purulent basic meningitis. Purulent bronchitis
Disease (standardised): Mastoiditis (Head); Otitis media (Ear); Osteomyelitis (Bone); Meningitis (Brain); Suppuration (Brain ); Bronchitis (Lung);Suppuration (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Collier, James Stansfield
Medical examination performed by: Sparrow, Hugh Gordon
Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Medical notes: Last Christmas the patient complained of running and soreness of the eyes, together with pain in the neck. Since then the pain in the neck never subsided, there was gradually increasing malaise, heavy mentality and wasting. His sight was poor.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, larynx, pericardium, heart, liver, spleen, pancreas, adrenals, kidneys, bladder, alimentary canal, skull and brain
Type of incident: n/a

William Burns, 18, Relief stamper

Occupation or role: Relief stamper
Age: 18
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 14 Jul 1916
Date of death: 19 Jul 1916
Disease (transcribed): Acute mastoid. ? Cerebral abscess
Disease (standardised): Mastoiditis (Skull); Abscess (Brain)
Admitted under the care of: Barwell, Harold Shuttleworth
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: n/a
Medical notes: For notes of this case see Surgical Register 1384/1916
Body parts examined in the post mortem: No necropsy
Type of incident: n/a

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