Item 256 - John Merralls, 36, Motor mechanic

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406 PM/1919/256


John Merralls, 36, Motor mechanic


  • 26 Sep 1919-2 Oct 1919 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Motor mechanic
Age: 36
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 26 Sep 1919
Date of death: 2 Oct 1919
Disease (transcribed): Old amoebic dysentery. Amoebic abscess of lung. Operation. Collapse of lung. Empyema. Septic pneumonia
Disease (standardised): Dysentery (Intestines); Abscess (Lung); Operation (Lung); Pneumothorax (Lung); Empyema (Pleura); Pneumonia (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Ogle, Cyril
Medical examination performed by: Bull, Henry Cecil Herbert
Post mortem examination performed by: Ingleby, Helen
Medical notes: He contracted amoebic dysentery in 1916 and he was never cure. Three weeks ago he had a severe attack of diarrhoea followed by pain in the right side of the chest.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, larynx, thyroid, pericardium, heart, aorta, peritoneum, liver, spleen, pancreas, kidneys, bladder, alimentary canal and large gut
Type of incident: n/a


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No in Medical Register of 1918: 709. No in Register of 1919: 863

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