Cullen

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

 

Speech defect or problem with

Slurring, difficulty in speaking, stammering, stuttering, dumb, unable to speak coherently, etc.

Category: Symptoms
Sub category: General

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



[DOC ID:1880] a Dificulty to Express himselfe on page (1)
[ID:1880] From: Miss Christian Hamilton (of Murdieston) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Provost Walter Inglis Hamilton (Patient) / 7 July 1780 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1880] not a word could we gett from him on page (2)
[ID:1880] From: Miss Christian Hamilton (of Murdieston) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Provost Walter Inglis Hamilton (Patient) / 7 July 1780 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1880] articulation very much gon on page (2)
[ID:1880] From: Miss Christian Hamilton (of Murdieston) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Provost Walter Inglis Hamilton (Patient) / 7 July 1780 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1881] speaks better on page (4)
[ID:1881] From: Dr John Gilchrist (of Speddoch) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Dr Thomas Mutter (Reverend) (Patient), Mr George Mackenzie (McKenzie) (Patient), Miss Elizabeth Charlotte? Balmain (Patient), Mr William McDowall (Macdowall, McDoual, McDowal, McDouall) (Patient) / 9 July 1780 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1925] speaka short sentence well enough on page (1)
[ID:1925] From: Dr John Gilchrist (of Speddoch) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Dr Thomas Mutter (Reverend) (Patient), Mr George Mackenzie (McKenzie) (Patient) / 3 October 1780 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1978] could not speak on page (6)
[ID:1978] Case Note / Regarding: Miss Hodgson (Hodgeson) (Patient) / 11? February 1781 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1857] totally deprived of Speech on page (1)
[ID:1857] From: Dr John Gilchrist (of Speddoch) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Dr Thomas Mutter (Reverend) (Patient) / 28 May 1780 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1857] sometimes articulated a syllable or two on page (1)
[ID:1857] From: Dr John Gilchrist (of Speddoch) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Dr Thomas Mutter (Reverend) (Patient) / 28 May 1780 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1857] any change to the better in his Speech on page (2)
[ID:1857] From: Dr John Gilchrist (of Speddoch) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Dr Thomas Mutter (Reverend) (Patient) / 28 May 1780 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1861] she cou'd not talk plainly but hesitated in her speech or stammerd on page (1)
[ID:1861] From: Dr Oglethorp Wainman (Waineman) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Miss Mary Swaine (Patient) / May 1780 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1868] articulated one or two short syllables with some distinctness on page (1)
[ID:1868] From: [AUTHOR UNKNOWN] / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Dr Thomas Mutter (Reverend) (Patient) / 9 June 1780 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1875] he articulated two or three different enough syllables better than I had heard from him do at any time before on page (1)
[ID:1875] From: [AUTHOR UNKNOWN] / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Dr Thomas Mutter (Reverend) (Patient) / June 1780 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1577] dumb on page (1)
[ID:1577] From: Reverend Archibald Davidson (Davieson; of Inchinnan) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Peter Davidson (Patient) / 31 October 1778 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1577] does not speak a single articulate syllable on page (3)
[ID:1577] From: Reverend Archibald Davidson (Davieson; of Inchinnan) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Peter Davidson (Patient) / 31 October 1778 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1614] speech was affected on page (1)
[ID:1614] From: [AUTHOR UNKNOWN] / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr Freke (Patient) / January? 1779? / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1614] hesitation and difficulty in speaking on page (1)
[ID:1614] From: [AUTHOR UNKNOWN] / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr Freke (Patient) / January? 1779? / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1517] his speech was difficult on page (1)
[ID:1517] Case Note / Regarding: Reverend Thomas Findlater (Minister at West Linton) (Patient) / May 1778 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1518] reading aloud or speaking but for 10 minutes distresses him much on page (3)
[ID:1518] From: Mr Alexander Dougall (Dougal) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr Alexander Dougall (Dougal) (Patient) / May? 1778? / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1530] his speech was impaired a good deal on page (1)
[ID:1530] From: Daniel Campbell / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr James Murray Sutherland (Sutherland of Clyne and Pulrossie) (Patient) / 12 July 1778 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1477] suddenly struck speechless on page (2)
[ID:1477] From: Mr Gavin Fullarton / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mrs McDonald (Patient), Mr McDonald (Patient) / 25 January 1778 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1477] another attack of the same Sort on page (2)
[ID:1477] From: Mr Gavin Fullarton / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mrs McDonald (Patient), Mr McDonald (Patient) / 25 January 1778 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1477] deprived him both of Speech on page (2)
[ID:1477] From: Mr Gavin Fullarton / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mrs McDonald (Patient), Mr McDonald (Patient) / 25 January 1778 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1329] Speak more than usual, on page (2)
[ID:1329] From: Dr John Mudie (Moodie) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr Fullerton (Patient), Anonymous (Patient) / 30 December 1776 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1329] talked incoherently on page (2)
[ID:1329] From: Dr John Mudie (Moodie) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr Fullerton (Patient), Anonymous (Patient) / 30 December 1776 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1345] Speech faulters on page (3)
[ID:1345] Case Note / Regarding: Mr G (Patient) / 11? January 1777 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1345] Stuts & Stammers & is scarcely able to get out his words on page (3)
[ID:1345] Case Note / Regarding: Mr G (Patient) / 11? January 1777 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1259] some impatience in getting to the end and less firmness or some flurry in attempting speaking on page (1)
[ID:1259] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: [ADDRESSEE UNKNOWN] / Regarding: Mr John Henderson (Patient) / March 1776 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:1270] a Diffi¬ culty in articulating on page (1)
[ID:1270] From: Dr James Kenneth Saunders / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Anonymous (Patient), Mr Devon (Patient) / 7 April 1776 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:6113] an Impediment in her Speech on page (1)
[ID:6113] From: Mr Charles Angiers / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Miss Carter (Patient) / 30 October 1783 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:6113] Impediments in their Speech on page (1)
[ID:6113] From: Mr Charles Angiers / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Miss Carter (Patient) / 30 October 1783 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:6113] Impediments on page (2)
[ID:6113] From: Mr Charles Angiers / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Miss Carter (Patient) / 30 October 1783 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:6113] Impediments in Speech on page (2)
[ID:6113] From: Mr Charles Angiers / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Miss Carter (Patient) / 30 October 1783 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:6113] an Impediment on page (2)
[ID:6113] From: Mr Charles Angiers / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Miss Carter (Patient) / 30 October 1783 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:6137] stuttering & Stammering on page (1)
[ID:6137] From: Mr William Farquhar / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Miss Carter (Patient) / 23 September 1785 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:6137] im¬ pediment on page (1)
[ID:6137] From: Mr William Farquhar / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Miss Carter (Patient) / 23 September 1785 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:6137] Dumb on page (1)
[ID:6137] From: Mr William Farquhar / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Miss Carter (Patient) / 23 September 1785 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:6137] a common hesitation of speech on page (1)
[ID:6137] From: Mr William Farquhar / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Miss Carter (Patient) / 23 September 1785 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:6137] impediments on page (2)
[ID:6137] From: Mr William Farquhar / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Miss Carter (Patient) / 23 September 1785 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:6247] deprived him of the use of speech on page (4)
[ID:6247] From: [AUTHOR UNKNOWN] / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr Robert Hunter (Collector Hunter) (Patient) / 18 July 1770 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:4371] loss of speech on page (2)
[ID:4371] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: [ADDRESSEE UNKNOWN] / Regarding: Mr Freke (Patient) / 28 January 1779 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:4251] Stammering on page (4)
[ID:4251] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Dr Joseph Brandreth / Regarding: Mr T Dickson (Patient) / 31? May 1778 / (Outgoing)

[DOC ID:3470] organs of Speech on page (1)
[ID:3470] Case Note / Regarding: Mrs Mary Leith (Forbes) (of Leith Hall) (Patient) / February? 1780? / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:2955] faultering in her Speech on page (4)
[ID:2955] From: Dr John Moore / To: Miss Agnes Eleonora Dunlop / Regarding: Mrs Frances Anna Dunlop (Wallace) (of Dunlop) (Patient) / September? 1786? / (Misc)

[DOC ID:2895] faltering in her Tongue on page (4)
[ID:2895] From: Miss Agnes Eleonora Dunlop / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mrs Frances Anna Dunlop (Wallace) (of Dunlop) (Patient) / 3 October 1786 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:2895] flattering in her speaking on page (7)
[ID:2895] From: Miss Agnes Eleonora Dunlop / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mrs Frances Anna Dunlop (Wallace) (of Dunlop) (Patient) / 3 October 1786 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:2898] speech and the latter is more evidently interrupted on page (6)
[ID:2898] From: Dr Ralph Irving / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Governor George Johnstone (Johnston) (Patient) / 5 October 1786 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:2644] the defect in his Speech on page (1)
[ID:2644] From: Mr David Erskine / To: Mr Alexander Wood / Regarding: Mr Patrick Murray (of Simprim; of Meigle) (Patient) / 22 June 1785 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:2644] his Stammering on page (1)
[ID:2644] From: Mr David Erskine / To: Mr Alexander Wood / Regarding: Mr Patrick Murray (of Simprim; of Meigle) (Patient) / 22 June 1785 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:2644] the defect in his Speech on page (1)
[ID:2644] From: Mr David Erskine / To: Mr Alexander Wood / Regarding: Mr Patrick Murray (of Simprim; of Meigle) (Patient) / 22 June 1785 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:2644] his Stammering on page (1)
[ID:2644] From: Mr David Erskine / To: Mr Alexander Wood / Regarding: Mr Patrick Murray (of Simprim; of Meigle) (Patient) / 22 June 1785 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:2596] she was speechless on page (2)
[ID:2596] From: Mr Robert Ochiltree / To: Dr Ivie Campbell / Regarding: Miss Campbell (of Dunstaffnage) (Patient) / 9 April 1785 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:2608] scarcely speak on page (4)
[ID:2608] From: Dr John Gilchrist (of Speddoch) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr William McDowall (Macdowall, McDoual, McDowal, McDouall) (Patient), Miss Aitken (Patient), Mr Wellwood Johnstone Maxwell (of Barncleugh) (Patient) / 26 April 1785 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:2567] in¬ consistency in speaking on page (3)
[ID:2567] From: Dr Alexander Taylor (Sanders) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mrs Orr (Patient), Mr Stuart (Patient) / 26 February 1785 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:2567] disabled from speaking on page (3)
[ID:2567] From: Dr Alexander Taylor (Sanders) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mrs Orr (Patient), Mr Stuart (Patient) / 26 February 1785 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:2573] she could not speak on page (2)
[ID:2573] From: Mr John McKie (Junior) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mrs McKie (Patient) / 10 March 1785 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:2535] He could not speak except in a low and slow whisper on page (2)
[ID:2535] From: Dr William Hamilton (in Glasgow) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr Muir (Patient) / 1 November 1784 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:2535] speak on page (4)
[ID:2535] From: Dr William Hamilton (in Glasgow) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr Muir (Patient) / 1 November 1784 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:2407] speech on page (1)
[ID:2407] From: Thomas Logan / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr Macadam (of Grimmel) (Patient) / 22 February 1784 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:2407] speak none on page (2)
[ID:2407] From: Thomas Logan / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr Macadam (of Grimmel) (Patient) / 22 February 1784 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:2245] he cannot Articulate with ease on page (1)
[ID:2245] From: Mr John Short / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr Thomas Smith (Patient) / 30 June 1782 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:2190] cannot speak on page (1)
[ID:2190] From: Mr James Bon / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr William Fergusson (Ferguson; of Auchinsoul) (Patient) / 13 February 1782 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:2041] cannot speak on page (2)
[ID:2041] From: Mr Alexander McCulloch / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr Alexander McCulloch (Patient) / 8 August 1781 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1994] she is unable to speak on page (2)
[ID:1994] From: Miss Jean Robertson / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Miss Marie Robertson (Menie) (Patient) / 24 March 1781 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1951] Difficulty of Speaking plain on page (1)
[ID:1951] From: Dr N Doubleday / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr Robert Matheson (Patient) / 26 November 1780 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1941] he could not articulate one Sentence on page (2)
[ID:1941] From: Dr Thomas Livingston / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: George Ogilvy (at Green Hall) (Patient) / 29 October 1780 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1873] recover'd his Speech on page (2)
[ID:1873] From: Dr Robert Wood / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr John Donaldson (Patient), Peter McCulloch (Patient) / 30 June 1780 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1873] recover'd his speech on page (2)
[ID:1873] From: Dr Robert Wood / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr John Donaldson (Patient), Peter McCulloch (Patient) / 30 June 1780 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1856] his speech quite gone that he cannot uter a syllable on page (1)
[ID:1856] From: Miss Isabel Mutter (Bess) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Dr Thomas Mutter (Reverend) (Patient) / 23 May 1780 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1680] began to speak inchoherently on page (1)
[ID:1680] Case Note / Regarding: Miss Agnes Maxwell (Patient) / 25 May 1779 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1652] oppression to her to speak on page (1)
[ID:1652] From: Mr Ebenezer Clarkson / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mrs Stevenson (Stephenson) (Patient) / 13 April 1779 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1535] my voice is quite altered on page (2)
[ID:1535] From: Miss Catherine Irving (of Gribton; Katherine) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Miss Catherine Irving (of Gribton; Katherine) (Patient) / 27 July 1778 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1524] my tongue denyed me utterances on page (1)
[ID:1524] From: Mr Brown / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr Brown (Patient) / 25 June 1778 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1513] confuses his speech on page (2)
[ID:1513] From: Dr Joseph Brandreth / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr T Dickson (Patient) / 31 May 1778 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1513] stammered so as scarcely to be able to speak intelligibly. on page (4)
[ID:1513] From: Dr Joseph Brandreth / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr T Dickson (Patient) / 31 May 1778 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1479] deprives her of the power of speech on page (1)
[ID:1479] From: Mr I or J MacNab (McNab) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mrs Katharine MacNab (McNab) (Patient) / 29 January 1778 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:822] deprived him of his Speech on page (1)
[ID:822] From: Thomas Scott / To: Professor Alexander Monro (secundus; Munro ) / Regarding: Baillie James Rodger (Patient) / 2 June 1772 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:822] partly recovered his Speech on page (1)
[ID:822] From: Thomas Scott / To: Professor Alexander Monro (secundus; Munro ) / Regarding: Baillie James Rodger (Patient) / 2 June 1772 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:822] Speech is returned on page (2)
[ID:822] From: Thomas Scott / To: Professor Alexander Monro (secundus; Munro ) / Regarding: Baillie James Rodger (Patient) / 2 June 1772 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:832] speechless on page (1)
[ID:832] From: Dr Charles Bisset (C.B.) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mrs Anne Bisset (Patient) / 12 July 1772 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:841] small faltering of the speech on page (1)
[ID:841] From: W Turner / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mrs Woodcock (Patient) / 23 January 1773 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:841] incoherent on page (1)
[ID:841] From: W Turner / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mrs Woodcock (Patient) / 23 January 1773 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:884] his speech so much impeded that nothing he say's can be understood on page (2)
[ID:884] From: Dr Patrick Scott / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr Mylred (Patient) / 5 March 1774 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:884] speech, memory, judgement, hearing &cc all lost. on page (2)
[ID:884] From: Dr Patrick Scott / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr Mylred (Patient) / 5 March 1774 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:915] lost the power of speaking on page (1)
[ID:915] From: Dr Hugh Marshall / To: Mr Thomas Hay / Regarding: James McAlester (Jamie McAlaster, Mcallester) (Patient) / 5 October 1774 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:984] recovery of his speech on page (1)
[ID:984] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Dr Robert Wood / Regarding: Mr John Donaldson (Patient) / 1 July 1780 / (Outgoing)