Item 6 - James Carpenter, 41, Coal-porter

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406 PM/1850/6


James Carpenter, 41, Coal-porter


  • 7 Nov 1849-3 Jan1850 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Coal-porter
Age: 41
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 7 Nov 1849
Date of death: 3 Jan 1850
Disease (transcribed): Chronic rheumatism. Morbus Cordis. Dropsy
Disease (standardised): Rheumatic diseases (Tissues); Disease (Heart); Oedema (Indeterminate)
Admitted under the care of: Wilson, James Arthur
Medical examination performed by: Barclay, Andrew Whyte
Post mortem examination performed by: Holl, Harvey Buchanan
Medical notes: This patient applied for admission in consequence of suffering from pains of a Rheumatic character affecting more or less all his joints, and of about three months duration. He was also suffering from cough and shortness of breath.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Cranium, thorax and abdomen
Type of incident: n/a

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The case continues on PM/1850/7. The page refers to the case PM/1850/1 (William Carpenter)

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No in Register of 1849: 2795

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