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


[ID:2547] From: Dr Alexander Abernethie / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Captain Lewis Urquhart (Patient) / 24 November 1784 / (Incoming)

Letter from Alexander Abernethie, concerning the case of Captain Urquhart.


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DOC ID 2547
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/2/1596
Main Language English
Document Direction Incoming
Date24 November 1784
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 Abernethie, concerning the case of Captain Urquhart.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:1685]
Case of Captain Urquhart who has frequently suffered from a flux (diarrhoea), since returning form the East Indies.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:3180]AuthorDr Alexander Abernethie
[PERS ID:1]AddresseeDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:5122]PatientCaptain Lewis Urquhart
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:3180]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr Alexander Abernethie

Places linked to this document

Role in document Specific Place Settlements / Areas Region Country Global Region Confidence
Place of Writing Banff (Bamf) East Highlands Scotland Europe certain
Destination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Mentioned / Other East Indies certain
Mentioned / Other Britain Europe certain
Mentioned / Other Highlands East Highlands Scotland Europe certain

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