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


[ID:2909] From: Dr Antonio Giuseppe Testa / To: [ADDRESSEE UNKNOWN] / Regarding: Prince Abbondio Rezzonico (Patient) / 16 September 1786 / (Incoming)

Letter from Dr Antonio Giuseppe Testa, on the case of Prince Rezzonico. Authorial original and a transcription.


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DOC ID 2909
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/2/1942
Main Language Latin
Document Direction Incoming
Date16 September 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 Dr Antonio Giuseppe Testa, on the case of Prince Rezzonico. Authorial original and a transcription.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:1928]
Case of Prince Abbondio Rezzonico who has no specific disease but who is advised on strengthening his 'relaxed habit' (i.e. a weak constitution which predisposes him to gout).

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:1812]AuthorDr Antonio Giuseppe Testa
[PERS ID:1031]PatientPrince Abbondio Rezzonico
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:1812]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr Antonio Giuseppe Testa
[PERS ID:3869]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendMr Rezzonico
[PERS ID:3870]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendMr Giovan Battista Rezzonico

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Place of Writing Pall Mall London London and South-East England Europe certain
Destination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe inferred
Mentioned / Other Europe certain
Mentioned / Other England Europe certain
Mentioned / Other Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Mentioned / Other Ferrara Italy Italy Europe certain
Mentioned / Other Rome Italy Italy Europe certain

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