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


[ID:2692] From: Mr William Bow / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: [A matter not directly regarding a patient] / 25 August 1785 / (Incoming)

Letter from William Bow concerning the case of Mrs Hyslop.


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DOC ID 2692
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/2/1734
Main Language English
Document Direction Incoming
Date25 August 1785
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 William Bow concerning the case of Mrs Hyslop.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:1785]
Case of Mrs Hyslop whose severe pains in her head may signal 'an organic affection of the brain which is generally incurable'.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:5727]AuthorMr William Bow
[PERS ID:1]AddresseeDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:5727]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryMr William Bow

Places linked to this document

Role in document Specific Place Settlements / Areas Region Country Global Region Confidence
Place of Writing Biggar Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Destination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain

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