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


[ID:5580] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Dr John Brown (Browne) / Regarding: Mrs Anne Dashwood (Countess of Galloway) (Patient) / 12 December 1787 / (Outgoing)

Letter concerning the case of Lady Galloway.


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DOC ID 5580
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/1/20/200
Main Language English
Document Direction Outgoing
Date12 December 1787
Annotation None
TypeMachine copy
Enclosure(s) No enclosure(s)
Autopsy No
Recipe Yes
Regimen No
Letter of Introduction No
Case Note No
Summary Letter concerning the case of Lady Galloway.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:2029]
Case of Anne Dashwood, Countess of Galloway, who has had sixteen children, and who was often bilious when younger, but who now suffers from pimples, itchy skin, boils and varied pains in her side and her legs.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:1]AuthorDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:4485]AddresseeDr John Brown (Browne)
[PERS ID:4484]PatientMrs Anne Dashwood (Countess of Galloway)
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:4485]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr John Brown (Browne)
[PERS ID:1153]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendEarl John Stewart (Lord Garlies, 7th Earl of Galloway)

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 Wigton North-West England Europe inferred
Therapeutic Recommendation Bath South-West England Europe certain
Mentioned / Other Buxton Midlands England Europe certain
Mentioned / Other Galloway Borders Scotland Europe certain

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