Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:241]: Case of Mrs L, who 'suffered very great & long fatigue attending a sick Husband' some years ago, and has 'seldom been free from Stomach complaints' since; she also has a vaginal discharge and a tumour in her breast.

Documents in this case

3 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:823]  Linked to other Cases  
Letter from Andrew Liddell regarding the case of Mrs L, who 'suffered very great & long fatigue attending a sick Husband' some years ago, has 'seldom been free from Stomach complaints' since, and also has a vaginal discharge and a tumour in her breast. The letter also includes a copy of a letter sent to Cullen previously [by Thomas Scott, addressed to Liddell, ID:820] about an unnamed 'Lady from Orkney' with scrophulous complaints which was originally enclosed in a letter to Mr Douglas, the apothecary. 13 June 1772
 
[DOC ID:1319]  Linked to other Cases  
Letter from Andrew Liddell concerning the case of an unnamed female patient, previously diagnosed by Cullen (June 1772) as having 'a very great tendency to Scirrhus in the Breast & Uterus'. 23 July 1776
 
[DOC ID:3885] 
Reply 'To Mr [Andrew] Liddell C. __', concerning the best treatment for a cancerous tumour in an unnamed female patient. 2 August 1776
 

People involved in this case

6 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 977] Miss
[PERS ID: 3611] Mrs ('the Lady' )
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 1041] Mr Douglas (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 1721] Mr Dunbar (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 339] Mr Andrew Liddell (Liddle)

Unique Places linked to this Case

3 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
Place Thurso North Highlands Scotland Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Region Orkneys Scotland Europe certain

Places and role of place

6 found.

TypeRoleSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
PlacePlace of Writing Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlacePlace of Writing Thurso North Highlands Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Thurso North Highlands Scotland Europe inferred
RegionMentioned / Other Orkneys Scotland Europe certain
PlacePlace of Handstamp Thurso North Highlands Scotland Europe certain