Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:151]: Case of Mrs Innes of Muriefold, whose symptoms are considered 'nervous or hysteric'.

Documents in this case

3 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:6132] 
Reply 'For Mrs Innes of Muirifold' 2 September 1768
 
[DOC ID:4553]  Linked to other Cases  
Reply 'For Mrs Maclean'. Cullen suspects a schirrosity of the uterine system or ovaries, because of her continued menstruation after he believes it should have ceased. Comparison is made with the late Dr [James] Saunders' treatment of Mrs Innes of Muiryfauld. He recommends the use of Henbane Extract or of Cicuta. 15 December 1779
 
[DOC ID:1827]  Linked to other Cases  
Letter from Robert Saunders, the son of Banff physician James Saunders, concerning the case of Mr Innes of Muirifold. Scribbled as evidence of commercial posting. Mentions having studied medicine under his older brother [William] at London. 18 March 1780
 

People involved in this case

11 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1933]
[PERS ID: 934] Dr William Chalmers (Chambers)
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 35] Mrs Innes (of Muiriefauld, Muiryfold)
[PERS ID: 774] Mr Innes (of Muriefold/Muirfauld/Muiriefaulds)
[PERS ID: 852] Dr Thomas Livingston (of Muriefold/Muirfauld/Muiriefaulds)
[PERS ID: 3116] Mrs Janet MacLean (McLean; of Coll)
[PERS ID: 596] Dr James Kenneth Saunders (McLean; of Coll)
[PERS ID: 755] Dr William Saunders (McLean; of Coll)
[PERS ID: 773] Dr Robert Saunders (McLean; of Coll)
[PERS ID: 7] Dr David Skene (McLean; of Coll)

Unique Places linked to this Case

6 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Banff (Bamf) East Highlands Scotland Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Aberdeen East Highlands Scotland Europe inferred
Place London London and South-East England Europe certain
Place Muiryfold (Murryfolds, Muirifold) East Highlands 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 Banff (Bamf) East Highlands Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Aberdeen East Highlands Scotland Europe inferred
PlaceMentioned / Other London London and South-East England Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Banff (Bamf) East Highlands Scotland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Muiryfold (Murryfolds, Muirifold) East Highlands Scotland Europe certain