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


[ID:5626] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Mr Laurence Keir / Regarding: Mr Laurence Keir (Patient) / 12 April 1788 / (Outgoing)

Letter from Laurence Keir, concerning his own case.


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DOC ID 5626
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/1/20/245
Main Language English
Document Direction Outgoing
Date12 April 1788
Annotation None
TypeMachine scribal copy
Enclosure(s) No enclosure(s)
Autopsy No
Recipe No
Regimen No
Letter of Introduction No
Case Note No
Summary Letter from Laurence Keir, concerning his own case.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:958]
Case of Laurence Keir, who caught cold after leaving a warm room and suffers from stitch, manifesting in a feeling of weight up both sides of his back and prickling through his whole body.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:1]AuthorDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:4523]AddresseeMr Laurence Keir
[PERS ID:4523]PatientMr Laurence Keir
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)

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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 West Mains of Aberdalgie Aberdalgie Mid Scotland Scotland Europe inferred
Mentioned / Other Perth Mid Scotland Scotland Europe certain

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