Cullen

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

 

Suppurative(s)

Medicine used to produce pus (considered cleansing). Cullen describes it as a term 'employed with respect to inflammatory tumours...wounds and ulcers, for medicines suited to produce pus in these' (MM, i, p.187).

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12 documents found with this item tagged. See below for the various ways that this item has been used in the the documents.



[DOC ID:1806] Supparative on page (4)
[ID:1806] From: Mr Richard Lambert / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Miss Mary Peareth (Pearith, Peariths) (Patient), Miss Barbara Peareth (Pearith) (Patient) / 19 January 1780 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1153] supurated on page (1)
[ID:1153] Case Note / Regarding: Mr (Patient) / 6 July 1775 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1153] supurating on page (2)
[ID:1153] Case Note / Regarding: Mr (Patient) / 6 July 1775 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1153] supurating on page (2)
[ID:1153] Case Note / Regarding: Mr (Patient) / 6 July 1775 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1143] suppuration on page (2)
[ID:1143] From: [AUTHOR UNKNOWN] / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr Alexander Spalding Gordon (Spalding, of The Holme & Shirmers) (Patient), Miss Jeanie McMurdo (Macmurdo) (Patient) / 25 May 1775 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1143] suppuration on page (2)
[ID:1143] From: [AUTHOR UNKNOWN] / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr Alexander Spalding Gordon (Spalding, of The Holme & Shirmers) (Patient), Miss Jeanie McMurdo (Macmurdo) (Patient) / 25 May 1775 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1143] suppurated on page (2)
[ID:1143] From: [AUTHOR UNKNOWN] / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr Alexander Spalding Gordon (Spalding, of The Holme & Shirmers) (Patient), Miss Jeanie McMurdo (Macmurdo) (Patient) / 25 May 1775 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:3269] to make them Suppurate on page (1)
[ID:3269] From: Mr Paul Kearsley / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Miss Margaret Russell (Russel; later Mrs, then Lady Drummond.) (Patient) / 25 November 1787 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:745] they might be soon brought to suppuratio by the application of Pultiss on page (2)
[ID:745] From: Dr James Kenneth Saunders / To: [ADDRESSEE UNKNOWN] / Regarding: Morison (Patient) / 6 September 1761 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1165] Suppuration on page (2)
[ID:1165] From: Mr Thomas Duncanson / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr George Cumming (of Altyre) (Patient), Anonymous (Patient) / 30 August 1775 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:838] exsudation or suppurates on page (1)
[ID:838] From: Mr Charles Broughton / To: [ADDRESSEE UNKNOWN] / Regarding: [A matter not directly regarding a patient] / 7 October 1772 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:3953] exudation on page (1)
[ID:3953] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Mr William Dean (Deane) / Regarding: Mr Kirsop (Kirsopp, of Hexham, Northumberland) (Patient) / 22 November 1776 / (Outgoing)