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


Hippocratic face

Facies Hippocratica. A characteristic symptom of wasting disease such as consumption.

Category: Symptoms
Sub category: General

3 documents found with this item tagged. See below for the various ways that this item has been used in the the documents.

[DOC ID:2439] no sensible wasting of flesh on page (2)
[ID:2439] From: Dr Patrick Scott / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Mrs Ratcliffe (Radcliffe) (Patient) / 6 April 1784 / (Incoming)

[DOC ID:1245] Facies Hippocratica on page (1)

[DOC ID:1149] face is almost Hippocratic on page (2)
[ID:1149] From: Henry Miller / To: Dr William Cullen (Professor Cullen) / Regarding: Miss Margaret? Douglas (of Strathendry) (Patient), Mr Cowan (Patient), Mr C. I. (Patient) / 18 June 1775 / (Incoming)