Item 357 - Annie Mackay, 16, Nursemaid

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GB 406 PM/1885/357


Annie Mackay, 16, Nursemaid


  • 30 Nov 1885 - 4 Dec 1885 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Nursemaid
Age: 16
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 30 Nov 1885
Date of death: 4 Dec 1885
Disease (transcribed): Contracted kidney. Hypertrophy of left ventricle. Intestinal ulceration
Disease (standardised): Disease (Kidney); Disease (Heart); Ulcer (Intestines)
Admitted under the care of: Wadham, William
Medical examination performed by: Griffiths, Herbert Tyrrell
Post mortem examination performed by: Sisley, Richard
Medical notes: She was said to have had fits of the nature of epilepsy six months previous to admission and had two seizures with foaming at the mouth, cyanosis and bitten tongue the day before admission.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, pericardium, heart, aorta, peritoneum, liver, spleen, pancreas, stomach, intestines, kidneys and brain
Type of incident: n/a

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No in Register of 1885: 1548

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Museum specimen of kidneys 5041

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