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


People [PERS ID:887]

First NameWilliam
Middle Name/Initial(s)
Last NameFordyce
Maiden Name
AKASir William Fordyce
OccupationEminent Physician and Medical Author
Medical Professional?Medical Professional


Birth (year) 1724
Date of death (year) 1792


At present no additional information available.

Cases that this person appears in:

CountCase IDCase Name
1Case 364Case of Lord Daer (Basil Douglas), whose symptoms leave his family concerned that he may have consumption.
2Case 1155Case of Master Wood, aged seventeen and recently a pupil at Westminster School, who has a bladder complaint attributed to a venereal infection and also a pulmonary weakness which proves fatal.
3Case 1702Case of J. Lorimer who has a persistent cough and laboured breathing.
4Case 1818Case of Mr William Bruce of Stenhouse, who lost his health while long resident in Tobago and who suffers from fevers and other weakness since returning to Scotland.
5Case 2029Case of Anne Dashwood, Countess of Galloway, who has had sixteen children, and who was often bilious when younger, but who now suffers from pimples, itchy skin, boils and varied pains in her side and her legs.