Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:2167]: Case of an unnamed 21 year old woman who has had tumours of the neck after recovering from smallpox.

Documents in this case

2 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:1817]  Linked to other Cases  
Letter from Lionel Campbell at Campbeltown concerning an unnamed female patient, aged 21. Also mentions the case of Mrs Farquharson. 9 February 1780
 
[DOC ID:4576] 
Reply 'For a young woman –– Case communicated by Mr. Lionel Campbell –– Campbellton', whose disease 'depends upon a humour left by the confluent smallpox'. Cullen encloses a prescription and advises on diet and exercise. He leaves 'the treatment of the Ulcer on the neck' to Campbell's skill as a surgeon. 14 February 1780
 

People involved in this case

4 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 675] Miss
[PERS ID: 673] Mr Lionel Campbell
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 674] Mrs Mary Farquharson (Polly)

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 Campbeltown (Campbelltown) West Highlands Scotland Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Glasgow Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain

Places and role of place

6 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 Campbeltown (Campbelltown) West Highlands Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Campbeltown (Campbelltown) West Highlands Scotland Europe inferred
PlaceMentioned / Other Campbeltown (Campbelltown) West Highlands Scotland Europe certain
PlacePlace of Handstamp Glasgow Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain