Item 306 - Mary Smith, 40, [No occupation stated]

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406 PM/1890/306


Mary Smith, 40, [No occupation stated]


  • 15 Jul 1890-9 Sep 1890 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 40
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 15 Jul 1890
Date of death: 9 Sep 1890
Disease (transcribed): Mitral and aortic stenosis
Disease (standardised): Disease (Heart)
Admitted under the care of: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical examination performed by: Dickinson, William Lee
Post mortem examination performed by: Rolleston, Humphry Davy
Medical notes: The woman was a widow who had borne five children. In 1881 she was laid up for six months with rheumatism, and had since experienced two or three mild attacks of the same nature. Three months before admission she began to suffer from shortness of breath, swelling of feet, palpitation and indigestion.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, bronchial glands, pericardium, heart, peritoneum, liver, spleen, pancreas, suprarenals, organs of generation, kidneys, intestines and vermiform appendix
Type of incident: n/a

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No in Register 1890: 1170

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Museum Specimen Series VI

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