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


[ID:2829] From: Dr Colin Robertsone (Robertson) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Dr Colin Robertsone (Robertson) (Patient) / 9 June 1786 / (Incoming)

Letter from C. Robertsone, concerning his own case. He thanks both Cullen and Dr Hope.


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DOC ID 2829
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/2/1866
Main Language English
Document Direction Incoming
Date9 June 1786
Annotation None
TypeAuthorial original
Enclosure(s) No enclosure(s)
Autopsy No
Recipe No
Regimen No
Letter of Introduction No
Case Note No
Summary Letter from C. Robertsone, concerning his own case. He thanks both Cullen and Dr Hope.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:2005]
Case of Colin Robertstone [Robertson], a Perth practitioner, who has been very depressed with jaundice. He improves after he consults Dr Cullen and Dr Hope when on a visit to Edinburgh, but also suffers from gallstones.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:2177]AuthorDr Colin Robertsone (Robertson)
[PERS ID:1]AddresseeDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:2177]PatientDr Colin Robertsone (Robertson)
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:312]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr John Hope
[PERS ID:3924]Other Physician / SurgeonDr Syme

Places linked to this document

Role in document Specific Place Settlements / Areas Region Country Global Region Confidence
Place of Writing Perth Mid Scotland Scotland Europe certain
Destination of Letter Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Mentioned / Other Perth Mid Scotland Scotland Europe certain

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