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


[ID:521] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Mr Alexander Anderson (of Aberdeen) / Regarding: Mr Alexander Anderson (of Aberdeen) (Patient) / 3 April 1782 / (Outgoing)

Reply for patient [Mr Anderson], regarding a pain Cullen diagnoses as a 'spasmodic affection'.


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DOC ID 521
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/1/15/4
Main Language English
Document Direction Outgoing
Date3 April 1782
Annotation None
TypeMachine copy
Enclosure(s) Enclosure(s) present
Autopsy No
Recipe Yes
Regimen No
Letter of Introduction No
Case Note No
Summary Reply for patient [Mr Anderson], regarding a pain Cullen diagnoses as a 'spasmodic affection'.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:877]
Case of Alexander Anderson who primary disorder is a pain in his bowels.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:1]AuthorDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:4339]AddresseeMr Alexander Anderson (of Aberdeen)
[PERS ID:4339]PatientMr Alexander Anderson (of Aberdeen)
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)

Places linked to this document

Role in document Specific Place Settlements / Areas Region Country Global Region Confidence
Place of Writing Cullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Destination of Letter Aberdeen East Highlands Scotland Europe inferred

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