Item 179 - Harriet Pickersgill, 2 , [Occupation not stated]

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406 PM/1858/179


Harriet Pickersgill, 2 , [Occupation not stated]


  • 1 Jul 1858-1 Jul 1858 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: [Occupation not stated]
Age: 2
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 1 Jul 1858
Date of death: 1 Jul 1858
Disease (transcribed): Phthisis. Tubercle in bronchial glands, pressure on & ulceration of the bronchus
Disease (standardised): Tuberculosis (Lungs, bronchial glands); Ulcer (Bronchus)
Admitted under the care of: Fuller, Henry William
Medical examination performed by: Holmes, Timothy
Post mortem examination performed by: Rogers, George Goddard
Medical notes: 'A strumous-looking child with tumid abdomen who was brought to the hospital suffering from dyspnoea, with livid face & croupy breathing. A medical man who saw the care had opened the jugular vein without affording relief. The child was reported to have been ailing five weeks with ‘general debility’, for which cod liver oil had been prescribed’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Trachea, thorax, abdomen, cranium

Type of incident: n/a

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  • English

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No in register 1858: 1738

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