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


[ID:3396] From: Dr Colin Robertsone (Robertson) / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Dr Colin Robertsone (Robertson) (Patient) / 28 September 1788 / (Incoming)

Letter from C. Robertsone concerning his own case.


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DOC ID 3396
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/2/2286
Main Language English
Document Direction Incoming
Date28 September 1788
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.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting Yes


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:3925]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendMiss Wood
[PERS ID:3926]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendMiss Nisbet
[PERS ID:3927]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendMiss Davidson

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
Place of Handstamp Perth Mid Scotland Scotland Europe certain

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