Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:296]: Case of an unnamed female patient who has had a miscarriage and suffers stomach problems after a surfeit of cucumbers.

Documents in this case

1 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:806] 
Letter from Gilbert Steuart about one of his female patients, who 'had the Misfortune to surfeit Herself with Cucumbers' and suffered from severe stomach problems some years previously, and more recently experienced a difficult miscarriage. Steuart also enquires about obtaining transcripts of Cullen's lectures. 2 January 1770
 

People involved in this case

9 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 939]
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 905] Mr M Drummond (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 906] Lady Jane Drummond (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 909] Dr Heyes (of Chester)
[PERS ID: 910] Dr Maggan (of Chester)
[PERS ID: 907] Lord Raines (of Chester)
[PERS ID: 908] Lady Raines (of Chester)
[PERS ID: 314] Dr Gilbert Steuart (of Chester)

Unique Places linked to this Case

3 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
Place Wolverhampton Midlands England Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe inferred
Country Scotland Europe certain

Places and role of place

3 found.

TypeRoleSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
PlacePlace of Writing Wolverhampton Midlands England Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe inferred
CountryMentioned / Other Scotland Europe certain