Item 362 - Louisa Paritt, 1 ¾, [No occupation stated]

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GB 406 PM/1891/362


Louisa Paritt, 1 ¾, [No occupation stated]


  • 24 Aug 1891-5 Oct 1891 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 1 ¾
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 24 Aug 1891
Date of death: 5 Oct 1891
Disease (transcribed): Hydrocephalus
Disease (standardised): Hydrocephalus (Brain)
Admitted under the care of: Cavafy, John
Medical examination performed by: Hale, Geoffrey Edward
Post mortem examination performed by: Dickinson, William Lee
Medical notes: 'No family history of tubercular disease. The child was said to have had no previous illness. Six weeks before admission it was attacked by vomiting and diarrhoea with bloody motions. It did not recover but lost flesh greatly and began to cough. About three days before admission it developed stiffness of the neck and left leg'
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Thorax, abdomen

Type of incident: n/a

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No in register 1891: 1506

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