Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:532]: Case of Miss Hannah Pearson, a young woman with a menstrual irregularity, who conditon is diagnosed as nervous and hysteric.

Documents in this case

6 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:4608] 
Reply 'For Miss Hannah Pearson' 6 April 1783
 
[DOC ID:4640] 
Reply, for 'Miss H. Pearson'. Cullen's reply concerns the continuing case of Miss Hannah Pearson, who has had a menstrual irregularity. Cullen is pleased to hear that the 'powders have done her service' and she has gradually taken up riding. He includes a 'laxative' recipe. 28 May 1783
 
[DOC ID:2380] 
Letter from Jane Pearson, concerning the case of her daughter. 8 December 1783
 
[DOC ID:4757] 
Reply, for 'Mrs Pearson C[oncerning] her daughter'. Miss Pearson's health is improving after 'an obstruction'. 12 December 1783
 
[DOC ID:2419] 
Letter from Jane Pearson, concerning the case of her daughter, Hannah Pearson. Hannah's symptoms are intermittent vomiting, loss of appetite, a cough, and menstrual irregularity. 22 March 1784
 
[DOC ID:4809] 
Reply, 'For Miss Hannah Pearson'. Cullen encloses a recipe for Aperient Pectoral Pills. 3 April 1784
 

People involved in this case

6 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 3087] Dr Aurey
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 2638] Miss Hannah Pearson (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 2639] Mrs Jane Pearson (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 2642] Mr Pearson (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 2641] Mr Stamper (Professor Cullen)

Unique Places linked to this Case

6 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Greysouthen (Graysouthen) North-West England Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Moffat Borders Scotland Europe certain
Place Dublin Mid Ireland Ireland Europe certain
Place Cockermouth North-West England Europe certain

Places and role of place

7 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 Greysouthen (Graysouthen) North-West England Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Greysouthen (Graysouthen) North-West England Europe inferred
PlaceTherapeutic Recommendation Moffat Borders Scotland Europe certain
PlaceTherapeutic Recommendation Dublin Mid Ireland Ireland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Cockermouth North-West England Europe certain