Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:1490]: Case of Mrs Ponsonby who has a uterine disorder (reported by Dr Dixon).

Documents in this case

2 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:2158]  Linked to other Cases  
Letter from Joseph Harris to Mr Stanger, concerning the case of Miss Stanger and Miss Hannah Stanger. Addressed to Stanger at Dr Blacklock's. Also mentions Mrs Ponsonby. 21 February 1782
 
[DOC ID:276] 
Reply [to Joseph Harris], with directions for Mrs Ponsonby, following account communicated by Dr [Richard] Dixon; Cullen suspects a dangerous 'schirrosity of the uterus' and suggest trying Circuta, and, f that fails,Belladona. 24 February 1782
 

People involved in this case

12 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 2732] Mr Beck
[PERS ID: 844] Reverend Thomas Blacklock (Dr Blacklock)
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 2728] Dr Richard Dixon (Dickson)
[PERS ID: 2733] Mr Gaitskell (Dickson)
[PERS ID: 214] Mr Joseph Harris (Dickson)
[PERS ID: 2730] Mrs Ponsonby (of Egremont)
[PERS ID: 2734] Mr Ross (of Egremont)
[PERS ID: 2714] Miss Stanger (of Egremont)
[PERS ID: 2727] Mr Stanger (of Egremont)
[PERS ID: 2729] Miss Hannah Stanger (of Egremont)
[PERS ID: 2731] Mr Tate (of Egremont)

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 Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Whitehaven North-West England Europe inferred
Place Parton Borders Scotland Europe 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 Whitehaven North-West England Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Whitehaven North-West England Europe inferred
PlaceMentioned / Other Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Whitehaven North-West England Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Parton Borders Scotland Europe certain
PlacePlace of Handstamp Whitehaven North-West England Europe certain