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


[ID:5033] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Dr John Bate / Regarding: Mrs Mitchell (Patient) / 15 April 1785 / (Outgoing)

Letter concerning the case of Mrs Mitchell, Montrose.


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DOC ID 5033
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/1/17/209
Main Language English
Document Direction Outgoing
Date15 April 1785
Annotation None
TypeMachine scribal copy
Enclosure(s) No enclosure(s)
Autopsy No
Recipe Yes
Regimen No
Letter of Introduction No
Case Note No
Summary Letter concerning the case of Mrs Mitchell, Montrose.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:1788]
Case of Mrs Mitchell who 'began to complain of great Weakness, Want of Appetite, Pain in the Head, with Weakness or Pain in the Region of the Loins', after giving birth.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:1]AuthorDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:3945]AddresseeDr John Bate
[PERS ID:5138]PatientMrs Mitchell
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:3152]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr James Ross
[PERS ID:3945]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr John Bate
[PERS ID:5143]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr Low
[PERS ID:5143]Patient's Relative / Spouse / FriendDr Low

Places linked to this document

Role in document Specific Place Settlements / Areas Region Country Global Region Confidence
Place of Writing Cullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Destination of Letter Montrose East Highlands Scotland Europe inferred

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