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


[ID:5413] From: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / To: Mr John White (Whytt) / Regarding: Mr Bizzet (Bisset) (Patient) / 21 February 1787 / (Outgoing)

Reply [to John White (Whytt)] concerning the case of Mr Bisset.


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DOC ID 5413
RCPE Catalogue Number CUL/1/1/20/33
Main Language English
Document Direction Outgoing
Date21 February 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 [to John White (Whytt)] concerning the case of Mr Bisset.
Manuscript Incomplete? No
Evidence of Commercial Posting No


Cases that this document belongs to:

Case ID Description Num Docs
[Case ID:1160]
Case of Mr Mr Bisset who since a fever has been breathless with chest pains; he then suffers from fluid-retention and squeamishness.

People linked to this document

Person IDRole in documentPerson
[PERS ID:1]AuthorDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:3000]AddresseeMr John White (Whytt)
[PERS ID:3564]PatientMr Bizzet (Bisset)
[PERS ID:3000]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryMr John White (Whytt)
[PERS ID:1]Patient's Physician / Surgeon / ApothecaryDr William Cullen (Professor Cullen)
[PERS ID:4475]OtherMrs White

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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 Paisley Glasgow and West Scotland Europe inferred

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