Item 161 - John Cheetham, 25 , [No occupation stated]

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406 PM/1844/161


John Cheetham, 25 , [No occupation stated]


  • 18 Jul 1844-25 Jul 1844 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 25
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 18 Jul 1844
Date of death: 25 Jul 1844
Disease (transcribed): Fracture of the pelvis. Rupture of the membranous portion of the urethra and of the inter-pubic ligaments. Right sacroiliac articulation destroyed, with suppuration between the bones. Bladder inflamed.
Disease (standardised): Fracture (Pelvis); Rupture (Urethra); Suppuration (Pelvis); Inflammation (Bladder)
Admitted under the care of: Tatum, Thomas
Medical examination performed by: n/a
Post mortem examination performed by: Hewett, Prescott Gardner
Medical notes: Whilst riding the shaft of a waggon, the patient fell and the wheel passed over his pelvis. He was soon afterwards taken to the Hospital in a state of collapse.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Abdomen and thorax
Type of incident: Trauma/accident

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No in Register of 1844: 1801

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Preparation of the Bladder and Urethra. Museum Catalogue S.68. Preparation of fractured pelvis. Museum Catalogue I.117.

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