Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:2166]: Case of Mr McDuff who has a propensity for concealing his complaints.

Documents in this case

2 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:1809]  Linked to other Cases  
Letter from William Farquharson at Dunkeld concerning the case of Mr McDuff, who is to deliver the letter. He asks for Cullen's response in writing and explains the lengthy details he gives of the case due to the 'propensity [the patient] has of concealing his complaints, particularly from his Physician'. Letter also mentions the recent death of another shared patent, a Miss Farquharson. 27 January 1780
 
[DOC ID:4578] 
Reply headed 'For Mr Macduff'. Cullen provides prescription to help Mr MacDuff's digestive problems. 16 February 1780
 

People involved in this case

6 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 743] Mrs Anna Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 663] Mr William Farquharson (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 874] Miss Amelia Farquharson (of Invercauld)
[PERS ID: 3759] Mr MacDuff (of Invercauld)
[PERS ID: 664] Mr McDuff (of Invercauld)

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 Dunkeld Mid Scotland Scotland Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain

Places and role of place

3 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 Dunkeld Mid Scotland Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain