Item 403 - Lizzie Steele, 27, Cook

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406 PM/1901/403


Lizzie Steele, 27, Cook


  • 18 Nov 1901-18 Dec 1901 (Creation)

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Occupation or role: Cook
Age: 27
Gender: Female
Date of admission: 18 Nov 1901
Date of death: 18 Dec 1901
Disease (transcribed): Perforated duodenal ulcer. Subdiaphragmatic emypema. Rupture into right lung. Gangrene of lung
Disease (standardised): Ulcer (Duodenum); Perforation (Duodenum); Empyema (Pleura); Rupture (Lung); Gangrene (Lung)
Admitted under the care of: Ewart, William
Medical examination performed by: Stokes, Whitley Bland
Post mortem examination performed by: Trevor, Robert Salusbury
Medical notes: On admission the patient complained of pain in the right side and that it hurt her to talk. There was slight cyanosis and some dyspnoea with inspiratory catch.
Body parts examined in the post mortem: Lungs, larynx, pericardium, heart, liver, spleen, kidneys, pancreas, alimentary canal and stomach
Illustrations: Yes
Type of incident: n/a


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The case continues on PM/1901/399 and PM/1901/400

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No in Register 1901: 1966

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