Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:634]: Case of Mr Lydon whose abdominal complaint cannot be diagnosed fully without further details.

Documents in this case

1 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:351] 
Reply 'For Mr Lydon', intended for his (unidentified) physician(s); Cullen begins by saying that as the information on the case is 'neither full nor exact', he can give only general directions, as it is unclear whether his ailment is diarrhœa or dystentery. A laxative recipe is attached. October? 1775?
 

People involved in this case

3 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1553]
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 1507] Mr Lydon (Professor Cullen)

Unique Places linked to this Case

1 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain

Places and role of place

1 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