Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:198]: Case of John Maclean who has a swollen testicle and a discharge which he hopes to relieve as he want to return to Virginia.

Documents in this case

2 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:1221] 
Letter from John Maclean regarding his own case which involves a swollen testicle. His return to Virginia has been delayed by 'The Troubles in America, but [...] especially my earnest desire to get the better of my Complaint before I leave this country'. 4 January 1776
 
[DOC ID:379] 
Reply 'For Mr [John] Maclean of Virginia'. The patient is suffering from a swelling that Cullen believes is owing to too much exercise or 'trespass in your manner of living'. 16 January 1776
 

People involved in this case

4 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1596]
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 646] William Gordon (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 482] John MacLean (Mclean, Maclean)

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 Glasgow Glasgow and West Scotland Europe inferred
Region Virginia USA North America 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 Glasgow Glasgow and West Scotland Europe inferred
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Glasgow Glasgow and West Scotland Europe inferred
PlaceMentioned / Other Glasgow Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
RegionMentioned / Other Virginia USA North America certain
PlacePlace of Handstamp Glasgow Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain