Item 250 - Charles Simpson, 2 years 7 months , [No occupation stated]

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406 PM/1898/250


Charles Simpson, 2 years 7 months , [No occupation stated]


  • 31 Jul 1898-10 Aug 1898 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: [No occupation stated]
Age: 2 years 7 months
Gender: Male
Date of admission: 31 Jul 1898
Date of death: 10 Aug 1898
Disease (transcribed): Diphtheria. Much enlargement of cervical glands
Disease (standardised): Diphtheria (Pharynx); Enlarged (Lymph nodes)
Admitted under the care of: Cavafy, John
Medical examination performed by: Latham, Arthur Carlyle
Post mortem examination performed by: Lazarus-Barlow, Walter Sydney
Medical notes: On July 29th he vomited and the next day complained of sore throat.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Heart, pharynx, larynx, lungs, cervical lymphatic glands, oesophagus, liver, stomach, intestines, kidneys, suprarenals, pancreas, bladder and mesenteric glands
Type of incident: n/a

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No in Register of 1898: 1121

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