Item 316 - Emily Manly, 39, Housemaid

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GB 406 PM/1890/316


Emily Manly, 39, Housemaid


  • 3 Jul 1890-14 Sep 1890 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Housemaid
Age: 39
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 3 Jul 1890
Date of death: 14 Sep 1890
Disease (transcribed): Carcinoma. General infiltration of peritoneum and right pleura. Origin uncertain. ? Omental
Disease (standardised): Cancer (Abdomen); Infiltration (Abdomen); Infiltration (Pleura)
Admitted under the care of: Owen, Herbert Isambard
Medical examination performed by: Dickinson, William Lee
Post mortem examination performed by: Davidson, W. Lee
Medical notes: This woman had been losing flesh for some months before admission. Menstruation had been in the habit of recurring every three weeks, but the last period had been missed, and no subsequent menstruation appeared during her residence.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Abdomen, lungs and heart
Type of incident: n/a

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No in Register 1890: 1103

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