Reference numberCLP/12ii/40a
Previous numbersCLP/12ii/40 p17
TitlePaper, 'An account of an aneurysm in the curvature of the aorta' by Mr Ed [Edward] Nourse
DescriptionNourse describes a case of a woman who developed a tumour on her neck after being partially choked, which then increased in size and pulsation after she went through a difficult delivery. The tumour ruptured and the woman died quickly. Nourse then describes the dissection of the aneurysm. This paper refers to the same aneurysm discussed in CLP/12ii/39.

Subject: Medicine

Read to the Royal Society on 23 May 1728.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueRBO/13/46
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7166Nourse; Edward (1701 - 1761)1701 - 1761
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