Item 282 - Rebecca Strong, 41, Luncheon room maid

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406 PM/1889/282


Rebecca Strong, 41, Luncheon room maid


  • 23 Feb 1889-20 Sep 1889 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Luncheon room maid
Age: 41
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 23 Feb 1889
Date of death: 20 Sep 1889
Disease (transcribed): Medullary carcinoma of uterus and ovaries, secondary affection of the peritoneum
Disease (standardised): Cancer (Uterus); Cancer (Ovary); Cancer (Abdomen)
Admitted under the care of: Dickinson, William Howship
Medical examination performed by: Sisley, Richard
Post mortem examination performed by: Delepine, Sheridan
Medical notes: Five weeks before admission the patient began to have abdominal distension and pain on passing urine.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Pleurae, lungs, heart, abdomen, peritoneum, liver, spleen, intestines, uterus and ovaries
Illustrations: Yes
Type of incident: n/a

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The case continues on PM/1889/224

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No in Register 1889: 278

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