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


[ID:5300] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Dr William Hamilton (in Glasgow) / Regarding: Mr Andrew Syme (Sym) (Patient) / 10 July 1786 / (Outgoing)

Reply [to Dr William Hamilton] concerning the case of Mr Syme.


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DOC ID 5300
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/1/19/111
Main Language English
Document Direction Outgoing
Date10 July 1786
Annotation None
TypeMachine scribal copy
Enclosure(s) Enclosure(s) mentioned, but missing
Autopsy No
Recipe No
Regimen No
Letter of Introduction No
Case Note No
Summary Reply [to Dr William Hamilton] concerning the case of Mr Syme.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:1689]
Case of Andrew Syme who suffers from pain in his head.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:1]AuthorDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:175]AddresseeDr William Hamilton (in Glasgow)
[PERS ID:5452]PatientMr Andrew Syme (Sym)
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:175]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Hamilton (in Glasgow)
[PERS ID:5455]Other Physician / SurgeonMr Cheyne

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 Glasgow Glasgow and West Scotland Europe inferred

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