|Title||Paper, 'An account of what appeard most remarkable, on opening the body of Ann Edwards, who dy'd January 5 1730 having a large umbelical [umbilical] rupture' by John Ranby|
|Description||Ranby describes the autopsy of a woman whose abdomen swelled after being kicked in the stomach, and who ultimately died of diarrhoea.|
Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'An account of what appeared most remarkable on opening the body of Ann Edwards, who died January 5th, 1720/30 having a large umbelical rupture'.
Read to the Royal Society on 7 January 1730.
|Physical description||Ink on paper|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1731.0037|
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 37, no 421, p 221
|Related records in the catalogue||RBO/15/40|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA3287||Ranby; John (1703 - 1773)||1703 - 1773|