Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:16]: Case of Mrs Willoughby (Willobie), with advanced consumption.

Documents in this case

2 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:1120] 
Letter from Thomas Hall relating the case of his niece, Mrs Willobie [Willoughby], who became ill with 'a pretty brisk Inflamatory fever' during pregnancy and has suffered from a return of the symptoms since the child's birth. 5 February 1775
 
[DOC ID:3723] 
Reply, in answer to Thomas Hall, 'For Mrs Willoughby' (Hall's niece), who Cullen has visited in person, 'both night and morning for two days' and who he considers to be in an advanced state of consumption and beyond any hope of recovery. Includes four recipes designed to bring her some relief. 17 February 1775
 

People involved in this case

4 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 1139] Thomas Hall (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 1467] Dr Thomas (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 1468] Mrs Willoughby (Willobie)

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 Berwick-upon-Tweed (Berwick) North-East England Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain

Places and role of place

4 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 Berwick-upon-Tweed (Berwick) North-East England Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Berwick-upon-Tweed (Berwick) North-East England Europe inferred