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


[ID:2816] From: Mr John Forbes / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mrs Aikman (Patient) / 21 May 1786 / (Incoming)

Letter from John Forbes Aikman, concerning the case of Mrs Forrest's sister, Mrs Aikman.


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DOC ID 2816
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/2/1854
Main Language English
Document Direction Incoming
Date21 May 1786
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 John Forbes Aikman, concerning the case of Mrs Forrest's sister, Mrs Aikman.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:949]
Case of Mrs Aikman who has a bowel disorder.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:4734]AuthorMr John Forbes (Aikman)
[PERS ID:1]AddresseeDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:4723]PatientMrs Aikman
[PERS ID:4733]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryMr Toll (Tolle)
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:4727]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendMrs Betty Forrest (Elizabeth)
[PERS ID:4730]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendMr John Forrest
[PERS ID:4734]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendMr John Forbes (Aikman)
[PERS ID:743]OtherMrs Anna Cullen

Places linked to this document

Role in document Specific Place Settlements / Areas Region Country Global Region Confidence
Place of Writing Ross House / The Ross Hamilton Glasgow and West Scotland Europe certain
Destination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain

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