Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:1448]: Case of the Duchess of Gordon whose complaints, for which she is advised on taking a course of goat whey, are considered rheumatic and nervous.

Documents in this case

2 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:527] 
Reply, 'Her Grace the Dutchess of Gordon', signed by Cullen, Nathaniel Spens, and Alexander Wood. They find her constitution to be very good 'in spite of many shocks it has received', but with a disposition to rheumatic and nervous complaints. They suggest measures, chiefly dietary, for preventing these. 13 April 1782
 
[DOC ID:4965] 
Reply 'For Her Grace The Dutchess of Gordon' 8 January 1785
 

People involved in this case

5 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 3442]
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 3441] Lady Jane Gordon (Duchess of Gordon)
[PERS ID: 1335] Dr Nathaniel Spens, Spence (Duchess of Gordon)
[PERS ID: 588] Mr Alexander Wood (Duchess of Gordon)

Unique Places linked to this Case

2 found.

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

Places and role of place

2 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
PlaceTherapeutic Recommendation Highlands East Highlands Scotland Europe certain