Cullen

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

 

[ID:3667] From: [AUTHOR UNKNOWN] / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr McAulay (Patient) / [DATE UNKNOWN] / (Incoming)

Letter from Glasgow concerning the fatal case of a boy aged 12 years, the son of Duncan McAulay. Writer has consulted James Muir who knew the case. Includes details of an autopsy. Originally had included a sample of the boy's intestine. Unsigned and undated.

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DOC ID 3667
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/2/2557
Main Language English
Document Direction Incoming
Date
Annotation None
TypeAuthorial original
Enclosure(s) No enclosure(s)
Autopsy Yes
Recipe No
Regimen No
Letter of Introduction No
Case Note No
Summary Letter from Glasgow concerning the fatal case of a boy aged 12 years, the son of Duncan McAulay. Writer has consulted James Muir who knew the case. Includes details of an autopsy. Originally had included a sample of the boy's intestine. Unsigned and undated.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No

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[Case ID:2387]
Case, which proved fatal, of the twelve-year-old son of Duncan McAulay of Glasgow who appears to have voided a part of his intestines a few weeks before his death.
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Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:1]AddresseeDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:4440]PatientMr McAulay
[PERS ID:4439]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryMr James Muir
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:4445]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendMr Duncan McAulay

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

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