Item 155 - John Mathews, [Occupation not stated]

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GB 406 PM/1854/155


John Mathews, [Occupation not stated]


  • 7 Jun 1854-16 Jun 1854 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Gender: Male
Age: 64
Date of admission: 7 Jun 1854
Date of death: 16 Jun 1854
Disease (transcribed): Fibrous tumor of the dura mater, projecting through the skull, and onto the surface of the brain. Gangrene of the lung
Disease (standardised): Tumour (Brain); Gangrene (Lung)
Admitting doctor: Wilson, James Arthur
Surgeon: Gray, Henry
Physician: Barclay, Andrew Whyte
Medical notes: 'The patient had been for long under the observation of the surgeons of the hospital on account of a tumour on the top of the head; and was directed to apply immediately in the event of any illness recurring to him’
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Cranium, thorax, abdomen

Type of injury: n/a

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  • English

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The case continues in STG/PM/1854/134 and STG/PM/1854/131

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No in register 1854: 1582

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Preparation Series 45, SubSeries 4, No 14 (cranium)

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