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


[ID:5624] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: John Hodgson / Regarding: Mr (Patient) / 7 April 1788 / (Outgoing)

Letter to Mr Hodgson concerning the case of 'Mr Hodgson's friend'.


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DOC ID 5624
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/1/20/243
Main Language English
Document Direction Outgoing
Date7 April 1788
Annotation None
TypeMachine scribal copy
Enclosure(s) Enclosure(s) present
Autopsy No
Recipe Yes
Regimen No
Letter of Introduction No
Case Note No
Summary Letter to Mr Hodgson concerning the case of 'Mr Hodgson's friend'.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:2202]
Case of 'Mr Hodgson's friend' who increasingly suffers from a general debility marked by loss of appetite and weight.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:1]AuthorDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:2498]Addressee John Hodgson
[PERS ID:4568]PatientMr
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:2498]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / Apothecary John Hodgson
[PERS ID:2498]Patient's Relative / Spouse / Friend John Hodgson

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 Carlisle North-West England Europe inferred

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