Item 352 - Susan Pickard, 47, Cook

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406 PM/1887/352


Susan Pickard, 47, Cook


  • 28 Nov 1887-10 Dec 1887 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Cook
Age: 47
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 28 Nov 1887
Date of death: 10 Dec 1887
Disease (transcribed): Abscess of cerebellum
Disease (standardised): Abscess (Brain)
Admitted under the care of: Holmes, Timothy
Medical examination performed by: Bull, William Charles
Post mortem examination performed by: Sisley, Richard
Medical notes: 'A married multipara, whose health has been always good with the exception of there being a chronic purulent discharge from each ear since childhood. There had been 8 or 9 polypi removed at various times from the left ear'
Body parts examined in the post mortem: pleurae, lungs, larynx, pericardium, heart, aorta, peritoneum, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, stomach, intestines, brain, ear
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Type of incident: n/a

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  • English

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No in register 1887: 1735

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