Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:2471]: Case of Mr Foster Junior with a complaint of the eyes.

Documents in this case

1 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:656]  Linked to other Cases  
Reply concerning Mr Foster's case, written after a consultation with Dr Monro. Cullen believes that his ailments are 'owing to a redundancy of bile from a west India climate rendered still more troublesome by coming to a northern one'. 4 November 1782
 

People involved in this case

5 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 5084] Dr
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 2855] Mr William Forster (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 2776] Mr Foster (Junior)
[PERS ID: 89] Professor Alexander Monro (secundus; Munro )

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 Berwick-upon-Tweed (Berwick) North-East England Europe inferred
Place London London and South-East England Europe certain
Continent West Indies certain

Places and role of place

4 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
PlaceDestination of Letter Berwick-upon-Tweed (Berwick) North-East England Europe inferred
PlaceTherapeutic Recommendation London London and South-East England Europe certain
ContinentMentioned / Other West Indies certain