Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:885]: Case of an unnamed male patient of Dr Dobson's at Liverpool who has a gleet which Cullen considers stems from a very particular form of bladder irritation upon which he theorises.

Documents in this case

3 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:1444] 
Letter from Matthew Dobson in Liverpool, regarding the case of an unnamed male patient, a gouty bachelor of 50 with 'a very singular Gleet', for which he has tried a wide range of remedies, inclusing Buxton water (internally and externally). Dobson also tells Cullen he has come across 'some cases of a kind of chronic apthæ affecting the tongue & Lips', and asks his advice on these, also. 25 September 1777
 
[DOC ID:4160]  Linked to other Cases  
Reply to 'Dr Dobson of Liverpool'. Cullen discusses the relationship between the catarrhus vesicae and the gout and refers to his own First Lines. October? 1777?
 
[DOC ID:4169] 
Reply to 'Dr Dobson Liverpool' discussing an anonymous case of a male patient of Dobson's with an irritated bladder. 10 October 1777
 

People involved in this case

7 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 2125] Mr
[PERS ID: 2387]
[PERS ID: 2388]
[PERS ID: 2389]
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 469] Dr Matthew Dobson (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 1201] Dr Joseph Lieutaud (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 Liverpool North-West England Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe inferred
Place Buxton Midlands 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 Liverpool North-West England Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe inferred
PlaceDestination of Letter Liverpool North-West England Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Buxton Midlands England Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Liverpool North-West England Europe certain