Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:1615]: Case of Mr Govan who has an obstinate stomach disorder.

Documents in this case

2 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:2378] 
Letter from Alexander Dunlop to Mr Govan, supplying a list of medicines he has already been described for his condition so that the doctor 'may order something further'. 1 December 1783
 
[DOC ID:4752] 
Reply, 'For Mr Govan'. Cullen supplies a detailed regimen, giving advice on diet, appropriate exercise, and guarding against cold. For Mr Govan's stomach disorder, Cullen includes recipes for stomachic pills, stomachic drops, strengthening powders, and laxative pills. 3 December 1783
 

People involved in this case

3 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 591] Mr Alexander Dunlop (Sanders, Saunders)
[PERS ID: 4998] Mr Govan (Sanders, Saunders)

Unique Places linked to this Case

1 found.

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

Places and role of place

1 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