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


[ID:2390] From: Mr David Maclean (Mclean, McClean) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mr David Maclean (Mclean, McClean) (Patient) / 4 January 1784 / (Incoming)

Lengthy letter from David McClean, concerning his own case.


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DOC ID 2390
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/2/1445
Main Language English
Document Direction Incoming
Date4 January 1784
Annotation None
TypeAuthorial original
Enclosure(s) No enclosure(s)
Autopsy No
Recipe No
Regimen No
Letter of Introduction No
Case Note No
Summary Lengthy letter from David McClean, concerning his own case.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:368]
Case of David McLean who sends a very long account of his various 'nervous' symptoms following an injury to his foot; later, in 1784, he contacts Cullen again over the ill-effects of living in a damp house.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:656]AuthorMr David Maclean (Mclean, McClean)
[PERS ID:1]AddresseeDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:656]PatientMr David Maclean (Mclean, McClean)
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)

Places linked to this document

Role in document Specific Place Settlements / Areas Region Country Global Region Confidence
Place of Writing Stranraer Borders Scotland Europe certain
Destination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain

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