Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:1134]: Case of Mr Langton, a Liverpool seaman, with a history of gout who now suffers acute pains in his abdomen and other feverish symptoms after becoming very ill on a long, storm-bound trip to America.

Documents in this case

2 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:2325]  Linked to other Cases  
Letter from Joseph Brandreth, concerning the case of Mr Langton, a seaman, who has a history of gout and a venereal infection, but has since been troubled with acute pains in his abdomen. He sailed to America and Jamaica and got caught in a storm. Gives an account on Mr Heywood as well. 28 September 1783
 
[DOC ID:4725]  Linked to other Cases  
Reply [to Dr Joseph Brandreth] concerning the case of Mr Langton concerning the treatment of his gout and, at the close, mentioning the case of Mr Heywood. 7 October 1783
 

People involved in this case

5 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 3184]
[PERS ID: 2312] Dr Joseph Brandreth
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 3185] Mr Heywood (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 3183] Mr Langton (Professor Cullen)

Unique Places linked to this Case

7 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Liverpool North-West England Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Country Jamaica West Indies certain
Continent West Indies certain
Continent North America certain
Continent South America certain

Places and role of place

8 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 Liverpool North-West England Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
CountryMentioned / Other Jamaica West Indies certain
ContinentMentioned / Other West Indies certain
ContinentMentioned / Other North America certain
ContinentMentioned / Other South America certain
PlacePlace of Handstamp Liverpool North-West England Europe certain