Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:122]: Case of the young ('little') Duncan Campbell who has swollen glands and a tumour in his neck.

Documents in this case

4 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:1106] 
Letter from John Duncanson and Archibald Campbell, regarding Duncan Campbell (son of Captain James Campbell), a young child with swelling in the maxillary glands followed by a tumour in the neck. 13 January 1775
 
[DOC ID:3766] 
Letter initially titled 'To Dr Duncanson about Mr Campbell'; 'about' is scored out and replaced by 'and'.. Mr Duncan Campbell can be identified as a child patient. 16 January 1775
 
[DOC ID:1119] 
Letter from John Duncanson and Archibald Campbell regarding the case of Campbell's son. May have been originally addressed to J. More, Writer to the Signet, Gossfords' Close [Edinburgh], whose address is also on the letter. Although some of Cullen's medicines have been used, the swelling of his neck has not been reduced since before. 5 February 1775
 
[DOC ID:3772] 
Reply 'For Dr Duncanson & Mr Campbell'. The patient has been identified as 'little Duncan Campbell', Captain James Campbell's son. It is addressed to John Duncanson and Archibald Campbell. This response may have passed through the hands of J. More, Writer to the Signet, whose name appeared on the incoming letter. 8 February 1775
 

People involved in this case

6 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 161] Mr Archibald Campbell
[PERS ID: 460] Captain James Campbell
[PERS ID: 465] Mr Duncan Campbell
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 310] Dr John Duncanson (Duncason)
[PERS ID: 3324] Mr J. More (Duncason)

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 Inveraray West Highlands Scotland Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
SpecificGosford's Close / Gossford's Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East 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 Inveraray West Highlands Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Inveraray West Highlands Scotland Europe inferred
SpecificDestination of LetterGosford's Close / Gossford's Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain