Item 178 - Sarah Dobbs, 57, [No occupation stated]

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GB 406 PM/1896/178


Sarah Dobbs, 57, [No occupation stated]


  • 29 May 1896-8 Jun 1896 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 57
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 29 May 1896
Date of death: 8 Jun 1896
Disease (transcribed): Chronic peritonitis. Granular kidneys
Disease (standardised): Peritonitis (Abdomen); Disease (Kidney)

Admitted under the care of: Owen, Herbert Isambard
Medical examination performed by: Wells, Sydney Russell
Post mortem examination performed by: Graham-Little, Ernest Gordon
Medical notes: The patient was quite well until February 1894 when she had a feverish attack with swelling of the privates and knees. Since then there had been many attacks of swelling of the legs, shortness of breath and attacks of violent pain in chest.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, larynx pericardium, heart, aorta, liver, spleen, kidneys, stomach, oesophagus, bladder, uterus and ovaries
Type of incident: n/a

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No in Register of 1896: 797

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