Cullen

The Consultation Letters of Dr William Cullen (1710-1790) at the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh

 

[Case ID:1010]: Case of Katherine McNab, mother of twenty children, who has become extremely weak from a cough, diaorrhea and jaundice but who has hitherto avoided seeking medication out of fear. Cullen diagnoses gall stones.

Documents in this case

4 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:4123]  Linked to other Cases  
Reply "For Mrs Maccallaster" 28 August 1777
 
[DOC ID:1479] 
Letter from J. Macnab enclosing a description of the case of his mother Katharine, a 52-year-old mother of 20, who suffers painful attacks that cause episodes of jaundice. He had intended 'that Dr Graham at Stirling shall make up a proper Case for Consulting Dr. Cullen but her situation is so alarming [...] that J. Macnab is afraid to delay'. 29 January 1778
 
[DOC ID:4206] 
Untitled reply, concerning Mrs Katherine McNab 29 January 1778
 
[DOC ID:4213]  Linked to other Cases  
Reply 'For Mrs Macculloch' February? 1778?
 

These documents contain one or more that share the same date. We have manually applied an order based on what we know.

People involved in this case

7 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 2181] Dr Graham (at Stirling)
[PERS ID: 2127] Mrs Maccallaster (at Stirling)
[PERS ID: 153] Mrs Maccullock (Macculloch)
[PERS ID: 2179] Mrs Katharine MacNab (McNab)
[PERS ID: 2180] Mr I or J MacNab (McNab)
[PERS ID: 2153] Dr Walter Stirling (McNab)

Unique Places linked to this Case

4 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Thurso North Highlands Scotland Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe inferred
Place Stirling Mid Scotland Scotland Europe certain

Places and role of place

5 found.

TypeRoleSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificPlace of WritingCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlacePlace of Writing Thurso North Highlands Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe inferred
PlaceDestination of Letter Thurso North Highlands Scotland Europe inferred
PlaceMentioned / Other Stirling Mid Scotland Scotland Europe certain