Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:377]: Case of Mr Taylor with gravel in the kidneys.

Documents in this case

2 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:486]  Linked to other Cases  
Reply 'For Mr Smart at Wark in Northumberland', giving details on how to make a beef broth to disguise the taste of a course of Lixivium being prescribed to treat gravel. Followed by two deleted recipes which may be unconnected, being prescribed for a 'Mr Taylor'. September? 1773?
 
[DOC ID:488]  Linked to other Cases  
Letter for Mr Taylor of Borrowfield, who has kidney problems with "gravel" and is given a laxative prescription. Also refers to case of Mr Smart of Wark. 17 April 1774
 

People involved in this case

3 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 249] Mr Smart (of Wark)
[PERS ID: 1279] Mr Patrick or Simon? Taylor (of Borrowfield)

Unique Places linked to this Case

3 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Wark North-East England Europe inferred
Place Borrowfield Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe 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 Wark North-East England Europe inferred
PlaceMentioned / Other Wark North-East England Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Borrowfield Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain