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


[ID:5646] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Dr Joshua Dixon / Regarding: Mr Thomas Pearson (Patient) / 9? May? 1788? / (Outgoing)

Reply [to Joshua Dixon] concerning the case of Mr Pearson.


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DOC ID 5646
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/1/20/265
Main Language English
Document Direction Outgoing
Date9? May? 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 Reply [to Joshua Dixon] concerning the case of Mr Pearson.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:2207]
Case of Thomas Pearson who has suffered bouts of rheumatic fever and is left with very weak wrists which prevent him from writing.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:1]AuthorDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:3957]AddresseeDr Joshua Dixon
[PERS ID:3959]PatientMr Thomas Pearson
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:3957]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr Joshua Dixon

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 Whitehaven North-West England Europe inferred

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