Item 49 - William Russell, 23, Carpenter

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406 PM/1865/49


William Russell, 23, Carpenter


  • 27 Dec 1864-17 Feb 1865 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Carpenter
Age: 23
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 27 Dec 1864
Date of death: 17 Feb 1865
Disease (transcribed): Psoas abscess depending on abscess in kidney. Amyloid degeneration
Disease (standardised): Abscess (Psoas muscle); Abscess (Kidney); Amyloidosis (Kidney); Amyloidosis (Spleen); Amyloidosis (Liver)
Admitted under the care of: Lee, Henry
Medical examination performed by: Pick, Thomas Pickering
Post mortem examination performed by: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical notes: This patient was admitted in the spring of last year with an abscess in the groin which was supposed to be psoas.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Chest, abdomen spleen and spine
Type of incident: n/a

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The case continues on PM/1865/47

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No in Register of 1865: 2161

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Preparation of kidney

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