Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:1155]: Case of Master Wood, aged seventeen and recently a pupil at Westminster School, who has a bladder complaint attributed to a venereal infection and also a pulmonary weakness which proves fatal.

Documents in this case

12 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:2765] 
Letter from E. Harrison concerning Master Wood, a Westminster scholar aged 17. 16 February 1786
 
[DOC ID:5214] 
Reply, 'For Master Wood'. 21 February 1786
 
[DOC ID:2767] 
Letter from E. Harrison concerning the case of Master Wood, who had 'laboured under a gonorrhea virulenta'. 25 February 1786
 
[DOC ID:2770] 
Letter from E. Harrison, concerning the case of Master Wood. 2 March 1786
 
[DOC ID:5227] 
Reply, for 'Master Wood'. 3 March 1786
 
[DOC ID:5218] 
Reply, for 'Master Wood'. 9 March 1786
 
[DOC ID:2788] 
Letter from E. Harrison to Dr Charles Stuart. He has a commission to write for the Encyclopaedia Britannica on midwifery, and had hoped Stuart would help but had not heard from him. He also asks Stuart to put the case of Master Wood to Cullen, saying of Wood's father that 'his anxiety for Master Wood is so great, that the smallest delay may be highly injurious to me', and asking Stuart to send the case to Cullen without delay 'if you value my prosperity in life'. 1? April 1786
 
[DOC ID:2789] 
Letter from E. Harrison, concerning the case of Master Wood. 1? April 1786
 
[DOC ID:5241] 
Reply, for 'Master Wood'. 17 April 1786
 
[DOC ID:2800] 
Letter from Thomas Wilson, reporting the death of Mr Wood's son and the post mortem. 23 April 1786
 
[DOC ID:5250] 
Reply, concerning the case of Mr Wood. The letter is addressed to Dr Wilson, thanking him for his 'account of the dissection of our late Patient'. 1 May 1786
 
[DOC ID:3050]  Linked to other Cases  
Letter from Thomas Wilson, concerning the case of the son of Mr Wood of Thoresby, 'Brother to the young Gentleman for whom you were consulted last year'. Unable to determine place of handstamp. Cullen consulted the patient's brother sometime in 1786. Within the last four years the patient has had Small pox, Measles and Chicken pox. 2 July 1787
 

People involved in this case

21 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 5547] Mr Jean-Louis Baudelocque (Baudeloque)
[PERS ID: 5556] Dr Clarke (Baudeloque)
[PERS ID: 5563] Mrs Clarke (Baudeloque)
[PERS ID: 5554] Cookson (Baudeloque)
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 5502] Mr Darwin (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 5552] Mr Elliot (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 887] Dr William Fordyce (Sir William Fordyce)
[PERS ID: 5496] Dr E Harrison (Sir William Fordyce)
[PERS ID: 526] Mr John Hunter (Sir William Fordyce)
[PERS ID: 5545] Dr Landais (Sir William Fordyce)
[PERS ID: 5553] Dr Lister (Sir William Fordyce)
[PERS ID: 5551] Mr Parkinson (Sir William Fordyce)
[PERS ID: 5546] Dr Charles Stuart (Sir William Fordyce)
[PERS ID: 5555] Mrs Stuart (Sir William Fordyce)
[PERS ID: 5497] Dr Thurold (Sir William Fordyce)
[PERS ID: 5139] Mr Thomas Wilson (Sir William Fordyce)
[PERS ID: 5564] Dr Wilson (Sir William Fordyce)
[PERS ID: 5140] Mr Wood (of Thoresby)
[PERS ID: 5141] Mr Wood (of Thoresby)
[PERS ID: 5142] Mr Wood (of Thoresby)

Unique Places linked to this Case

9 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place Louth Midlands England Europe certain
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Place London London and South-East England Europe certain
Place Bristol South-West England Europe certain
Place Paris France France Europe certain
Place Lincolnshire Midlands England Europe certain
Place North Thoresby Midlands England Europe certain
SpecificWestminster School Westminster London and South-East England Europe certain

Places and role of place

12 found.

TypeRoleSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificPlace of WritingCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlacePlace of Writing Louth Midlands England Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceDestination of Letter Louth Midlands England Europe inferred
PlaceMentioned / Other Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other London London and South-East England Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Bristol South-West England Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Paris France France Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Lincolnshire Midlands England Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other North Thoresby Midlands England Europe certain
SpecificMentioned / OtherWestminster School Westminster London and South-East England Europe certain
PlacePlace of Handstamp Louth Midlands England Europe certain