Cullen

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

 

[ID:3653] From: Dr / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr (Patient) / [DATE UNKNOWN] / (Incoming)

Reply, a retained copy in Cullen's hand, concerning the case of an unnamed male patient who is having leeches applied to his head for periodic 'fits. Cullen mentions a Mrs Paton and a story of 'old Dundonald's son'.

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DOC ID 3653
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/2/2543
Main Language English
Document Direction Incoming
Date
Annotation None
TypeAuthorial original
Enclosure(s) No enclosure(s)
Autopsy No
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Letter of Introduction No
Case Note No
Summary Reply, a retained copy in Cullen's hand, concerning the case of an unnamed male patient who is having leeches applied to his head for periodic 'fits. Cullen mentions a Mrs Paton and a story of 'old Dundonald's son'.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No

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[Case ID:2446]
Case of an unnamed male patient being treated for periodic fits of gout.
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Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:4282]AuthorDr
[PERS ID:1]AddresseeDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:4281]PatientMr
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:4282]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr
[PERS ID:4284]OtherMr Dundonald
[PERS ID:4283]OtherMrs Paton

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Destination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe inferred

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