Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:2338]: Case of Mr Ross, whose symptoms are hard to decipher from a poor machine copy, but include a concern over 'gravel'.

Documents in this case

1 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:6275] 
Reply to William Ross, Esq., who has a disposition 'to breed gravel' in his kidneys, and seems to be in 'the north'. Cullen approves of the pills prescribed by Mr Wood, but also recommends drinking lime water. A prescription for powders is enclosed. Cullen also advises on diet, and forbids all alcohol. Poor copy. 16 April 1786
 

People involved in this case

4 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 5250] Mr
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 5249] Mr William Ross (Wm Ross Esqr.)
[PERS ID: 588] Mr Alexander Wood (Wm Ross Esqr.)

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
Place Highlands East Highlands Scotland Europe certain
Place Firth of Forth Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain

Places and role of place

3 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
PlaceMentioned / Other Highlands East Highlands Scotland Europe certain
PlaceMentioned / Other Firth of Forth Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain