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


[ID:5398] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Dr Thomas Jefferson / Regarding: Mr Thomas Riddell (of Swinburne Castle) (Patient) / 23 January 1787 / (Outgoing)

Reply concerning the case of Mr Riddell.


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DOC ID 5398
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/1/20/18
Main Language English
Document Direction Outgoing
Date23 January 1787
Annotation None
TypeMachine copy
Enclosure(s) No enclosure(s)
Autopsy No
Recipe No
Regimen No
Letter of Introduction No
Case Note No
Summary Reply concerning the case of Mr Riddell.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:1975]
Case of Mr Riddell at or near Hexham, whose complaints include pains in his hands and salivating excessively, all symptoms Cullen attributes to a 'gouty' disposition.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:1]AuthorDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:4332]AddresseeDr Thomas Jefferson
[PERS ID:2883]PatientMr Thomas Riddell (of Swinburne Castle)
[PERS ID:4332]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr Thomas Jefferson
[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 Cullen's House / Mint Close Edinburgh Edinburgh and East Scotland Europe certain
Destination of Letter Hexham North-East England Europe inferred

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