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


[ID:5773] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Dr Alexander Abernethie / Regarding: Lady Jean Ogilvie (Nisbet) (Lady Banff) (Patient) / 22 January 1789 / (Outgoing)

Reply [to Dr Alexander Abernethie] concerning the case of Lady Banff.


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DOC ID 5773
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/1/21/45
Main Language English
Document Direction Outgoing
Date22 January 1789
Annotation None
TypeMachine scribal copy
Enclosure(s) No enclosure(s)
Autopsy No
Recipe No
Regimen No
Letter of Introduction No
Case Note No
Summary Reply [to Dr Alexander Abernethie] concerning the case of Lady Banff.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:2112]
Case of Lady Banff who has various symptoms attributed to a 'weakness and laxity of her system'.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:1]AuthorDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:3180]AddresseeDr Alexander Abernethie
[PERS ID:5125]PatientLady Jean Ogilvie (Lady Banff)
[PERS ID:830]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr Robert Menzies (of Dura )
[PERS ID:3180]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr Alexander Abernethie
[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 Forglen Turriff East Highlands Scotland Europe inferred
Mentioned / Other Forglen Turriff East Highlands Scotland Europe certain

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