Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:2470]: Case of Mrs Agnes Wilson with a weakness of the leg.

Documents in this case

2 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:2227]  Linked to other Cases  
Letter from Agnes Wilson concerning the case of her husband, Dr Wilson. She reports that the patient 'was happy to observe that you had the same opinion of his Complaints that you had himself', and that his condition has improved after punctures. She also mentions her own ailments: a weakness of the leg, which means she walks with a stick, and another condition that had made sitting uncomfortable. 4 June 1782
 
[DOC ID:571]  Linked to other Cases  
Reply, for 'Mrs Wilson C[oncerning] Dr Wilson'. Cullen is still of the opinion that the case is one of gout, and declines to comment on her ailments until he has heard from her husband. Machine scribal copy; a postscript adds 'Being at present much distressed with the Influenza I have been obliged to employ an Emmanuensis'. 8 June 1782
 

People involved in this case

5 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 3977] Dr Daniel Bridges
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 3966] Dr Joshua Sampson (Samson)
[PERS ID: 828] Dr Alexander Wilson (Samson)
[PERS ID: 2992] Mrs Agnes Wilson (Samson)

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 Hull North-East England Europe inferred
Place Beverley North-East England Europe certain

Places and role of place

5 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 Hull North-East England Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Hull North-East England Europe inferred
PlaceMentioned / Other Beverley North-East England Europe certain