Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:2132]: Case of Mrs Jean Neilson who has become deaf.

Documents in this case

2 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:2125]  Linked to other Cases  
Letter from Alexander Taylor concerning the case of Mr Robert Nielson and his wife Jean who has become deaf. 6 January 1782
 
[DOC ID:246]  Linked to other Cases  
Reply to Alexander Taylor with directions for Mr Neilson . Cullen suspects his illness is due to 'some affection in the great vessels near the heart' and is 'sorry to join also in your opinion that matters are hurrying on to a fatal period'. He suggests some purely palliative treatments. He also advises drops of camphorated oil for Mrs Neilson's ears. 8 January 1782
 

People involved in this case

6 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 206] Mr Robert Neilson (Nielson, of Paisley)
[PERS ID: 2668] Mrs Jean Neilson (Nielson)
[PERS ID: 3048] Lord Semple (Nielson)
[PERS ID: 207] Dr Alexander Taylor (Sanders)
[PERS ID: 4798] Mr Taylor (Sanders)

Unique Places linked to this Case

7 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 Paisley Glasgow and West Scotland Europe inferred
Place Dumbarton Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
Place Corsehill (Corse-hill) Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
Place Bishopton Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
Place Largs Glasgow and West 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 Paisley Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Paisley Glasgow and West Scotland Europe inferred
PlaceMentioned / Other Dumbarton Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Corsehill (Corse-hill) Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Bishopton Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Largs Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain