Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:1688]: Case of Lady Dumfries who in 1784 is suffering from stomach pains and cramps. .

Documents in this case

2 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:2444] 
Unsigned case note, describing the case of Lady Dumfries, who suffers from stomach cramps and vomiting (once with a bout of jaundice). She has had 10 children, the last in 1779, and a miscarriage two-and-a-half years ago. 13 April 1784
 
[DOC ID:4819] 
Reply signed by Cullen and Nathaniel Spens, concerning the case of Lady Dumfries. It includes dietary and exercise advice, also instructions for preparing limewater. The lower parts of the pages are almost illegible because of poor copying. 17 April 1784
 

People involved in this case

4 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 2694]
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 449] Countess Margaret McDouall or McDouall-Crichton (Lady Dumfries, Countess of Dumfries)
[PERS ID: 1335] Dr Nathaniel Spens, Spence (Lady Dumfries, Countess of Dumfries)

Unique Places linked to this Case

3 found.

TypeSpecific Place Village/Town/City (aka) Region Country Continent Confidence
SpecificCullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
SpecificDumfries House Cumnock Glasgow and West Scotland Europe inferred
Place Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe inferred

Places and role of place

4 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
SpecificPlace of WritingDumfries House Cumnock Glasgow and West Scotland Europe inferred
PlaceDestination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe inferred
SpecificDestination of LetterDumfries House Cumnock Glasgow and West Scotland Europe inferred