Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:1287]: Case of Mrs Mercer who has a hard tumour in her right side.

Documents in this case

4 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:3560] 
Letter from James Wood, concerning the case of Mrs Mercer. 27 July 1789
 
[DOC ID:5863] 
Reply, 'Dr Wood C[oncerning] Mrs Mercer'. 28 July 1789
 
[DOC ID:3563] 
Letter from James Wood, concerning the case of Mrs Mercer, whose tumour is now harder than before, and who is now very weak. He writes, 'I beg you will let me know, where I shall get the Extract: Hyoscyami' (Henbane Extract), and whether she should take this along with the Cicuta. 29 July 1789
 
[DOC ID:5866] 
Reply, 'Mrs Mercer'. Some Extract. hyosciami was inclosed in a bladder and sent with the letter. 31 July 1789
 

People involved in this case

4 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 5626] Mr Kenneth Mackenzie (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 5619] Mrs Mercer (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 5170] Dr James Wood (of Keithick)

Unique Places linked to this Case

3 found.

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

Places and role of place

7 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 Perth Mid Scotland Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Perth Mid Scotland Scotland Europe inferred
PlaceMentioned / Other Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Perth Mid Scotland Scotland Europe certain
PlacePlace of Handstamp Perth Mid Scotland Scotland Europe certain