Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:922]: Case of Alexander Dingwall who reports a cough, numbness, coldness, painful flatulence and other symptoms over several years.

See earlier Case 147.

Documents in this case

8 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:3662] 
Reply, for Mr Dingwall in the form of the final two pages only (pages 5-6) of a retained authorial draft giving a regimen for Mr Dingwall. Date conjectural based on broad circumstantial evidence of when Dingwall was given a regimen. 1778?
 
[DOC ID:4341] 
Reply 'For Mr Dingwall', in the form of a very brief summary of advice on regimen and the use of 'the following infusion of the bark', which was not recorded. Dating inferred from position in the casebook. 25? November? 1778?
 
[DOC ID:1600] 
Letter from Alexander Dingwall, concerning his own case. He reports repiratory problems, swelling in his leg and other aches and pains. 12 December 1778
 
[DOC ID:4353] 
Reply 'For Mr Dingwall' 19 December 1778
 
[DOC ID:1649] 
Case note of Mr Dingwall, written in third person but in his handwriting. Unsigned and undated, but probably from March 1779. March? 1779?
 
[DOC ID:4397] 
Reply 'For Mr Dingwall' 30 March 1779
 
[DOC ID:4454] 
Reply, for 'Mr Dingwall vid. V.IX p.146 &c'. 10 June 1779
 
[DOC ID:227] 
Reply, for 'Mr Dingwall'. Mentions Dr Skene's account of Mr Dingwall's illness. 4 December 1781
 

People involved in this case

3 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 192] Mr Alexander Dingwall (Dingwal)
[PERS ID: 64] Dr George Skene (Dingwal)

Unique Places linked to this Case

5 found.

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

Places and role of place

11 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 Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe inferred
PlacePlace of Writing Aberdeen East Highlands Scotland Europe certain
SpecificDestination of LetterCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe inferred
PlaceDestination of Letter Aberdeen East Highlands Scotland Europe inferred
PlaceMentioned / Other Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Aberdeen East Highlands Scotland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Highlands East Highlands Scotland Europe certain
CountryMentioned / Other Norway Europe certain
PlacePlace of Handstamp Aberdeen East Highlands Scotland Europe certain