Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:986]: Case of Miss Hodgson, who has diarrhoea and symptoms suggesting consumption.

Documents in this case

2 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:1950]  Linked to other Cases  
Letter from John Heysham concerning the cases of Miss Hodgson, who is from a consumptive family, and has cough, expectoration, night sweats and looseness of bowels. He also reports briefly on Mr Leveck, who has not used the mercury injection and is unchanged, and on the death of Miss Brown. 26 November 1780
 
[DOC ID:1056] 
Reply, 'Dr Heysham C[oncerning] Miss Hodgson', whose disease is proving difficult to cure. 30 November 1780
 

People involved in this case

5 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 694] Miss Brown
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 477] Dr John Heysham (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 1383] Miss Hodgson (Hodgeson)
[PERS ID: 779] Mr John Leveck (Levec)

Unique Places linked to this Case

3 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 certain
Place Carlisle North-West England Europe inferred

Places and role of place

5 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 Carlisle North-West England Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Carlisle North-West England Europe inferred
PlacePlace of Handstamp Carlisle North-West England Europe certain