Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:525]: Case of Margaret Ewart, who has a cough and chest pains.

Documents in this case

1 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:1179] 
Letter from James Ewart in Dumfries regarding his mother (Margaret), who has been following most of Cullen's previous advice to her (given in Letter ID 346). Her cough and chest pains are still continuing. She has had her side blistered, and an issue (unsuccessful) in her arm, but refuses a seton. Leeches relieved acute pain under her left breast. He is fearful for her. 30 November 1775
 

People involved in this case

3 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 1457] Mrs Margaret Ewart (of Mulloch, Mullock)
[PERS ID: 1512] Mr James Ewart (of Mulloch, Mullock)

Unique Places linked to this Case

2 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
Place Dumfries Borders Scotland Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain

Places and role of place

3 found.

TypeRoleSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
PlacePlace of Writing Dumfries Borders Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlacePlace of Handstamp Dumfries Borders Scotland Europe certain