Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:852]: Case of Dr James Saunders, who had nephritis, had his son surgically remove a stone and now has a bladder problem.

Documents in this case

3 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:1401] 
Letter from James Saunders in Banff. Discusses his own illness from 1760 to 1777. 4 May 1777
 
[DOC ID:4056] 
Reply, 'For Dr Saunders', advising James Saunders on his own illness, which may be caused by kidney stones. Cullen refers to Lieutaud, and to Chittick's method of dissolving the stone. 10 May 1777
 
[DOC ID:4100] 
Reply, 'Dr James Saunders - Banff'. For the treatment Cullen refers to a recipe used by Dr Thomas Dawson and a method devised by the Dutch physician Hermann Boerhaave. 11 August 1777
 

People involved in this case

6 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 925] Dr Herman Boerhaave
[PERS ID: 1922] Dr Walter Chittick
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 2045] Dr Thomas Dawson (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 1201] Dr Joseph Lieutaud (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 596] Dr James Kenneth Saunders (Professor Cullen)

Unique Places linked to this Case

4 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Banff (Bamf) East Highlands Scotland Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place London London and South-East England Europe certain

Places and role of place

6 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 Banff (Bamf) East Highlands Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Banff (Bamf) East Highlands Scotland Europe inferred
PlaceMentioned / Other London London and South-East England Europe certain
PlacePlace of Handstamp Banff (Bamf) East Highlands Scotland Europe certain