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

 

[ID:2378] From: Mr Alexander Dunlop (Sanders, Saunders) / To: Mr Govan / Regarding: Mr Govan (Patient) / 1 December 1783 / (Incoming)

Letter from Alexander Dunlop to Mr Govan, supplying a list of medicines he has already been described for his condition so that the doctor 'may order something further'.

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FieldData
DOC ID 2378
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/2/1433
Main Language English
Document Direction Incoming
Date1 December 1783
Annotation None
TypeAuthorial original
Enclosure(s) No enclosure(s)
Autopsy No
Recipe No
Regimen No
Letter of Introduction No
Case Note No
Summary Letter from Alexander Dunlop to Mr Govan, supplying a list of medicines he has already been described for his condition so that the doctor 'may order something further'.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No

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Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:1615]
Case of Mr Govan who has an obstinate stomach disorder.
2


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[PERS ID:591]AuthorMr Alexander Dunlop (Sanders, Saunders)
[PERS ID:4998]AddresseeMr Govan
[PERS ID:4998]PatientMr Govan
[PERS ID:591]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryMr Alexander Dunlop (Sanders, Saunders)
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)

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[Page 1]
Dear Sir


On the other side I have written down
all the medicines you have got for this most obstinate disorder of
your stomach -- I have not mentioned any of the your Symptoms
because you can describe them to the Doctor very fully yourself
You will please to let him know what you have got, that he may
order something further


Dear Sir
I am Yours Sincerely
Alex Dunlop
1st December 1783



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Mr Govan has tried at different times the following medicines
for his Complaints --


bitter Tincture of Rhubarb


Caustic Lixivium --- Magnesia


Tonic powders - Bark & preparations of Steel. Prescription
was several times repeated


Strengthing pills - Extract of Bark - Gentian & Steel -


Infusion of Bark in Lime water. ---




[Page 3]


Mr Govan


Mr. Govan
December 1783
V. XV. P.339

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[Page 1]
Dear Sir


On the other side I have written down
all the medicines you have got for this most obstinate disorder of
your stomach -- I have not mentioned any of the your Symptoms
because you can describe them to the Doctor very fully yourself
You will please to let him know what you have got, that he may
order something further


Dr Sir
I am Yours Sincerely
Alex Dunlop
1st Decr 1783



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Mr Govan has tried at different times the following medicines
for his Complaints --


Tinct Rhœi amar:


Lixiv: Caustic: --- Magnesia


Tonic powders - Bark & preparations of Steel. Presc
was several times repeated


Strengthing pills - Extrac of Bark - Gentian & Steel -


Infusion of Bark in Lime water. ---




[Page 3]


Mr Govan


Mr. Govan
Decr. 1783
V. XV. P.339

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