Cullen

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

 

[Case ID:2371]: Case of Mr Macgruther who is a 'a very bad way with a universal dropsy'.

Documents in this case

1 document(s) found in this case.

DOC IDSummaryDate
[DOC ID:5869] 
Letter concerning the case of Mr Macgruther. Recipe for preparing digitalis for use in treating dropsy, though not as as formal recipe. A Peter Cullen is mentioned here as the apprentice of the physician/surgeon attending Mr Macgruther. 6 August 1789
 

People involved in this case

4 found.

PERS IDFull Name
[PERS ID: 1] Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 824] Peter Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 4862] Mr Macgruther (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID: 588] Mr Alexander Wood (Professor Cullen)

Unique Places linked to this Case

1 found.

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

Places and role of place

1 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