Reference numberCLP/14ii/32
TitleAccount of the use of bile in the animal oeconomy founded on an observation of a wound in the gall bladder by Alexander Stuart
Description- Details of the post-mortem by Mr Coldham, surgeon, of the man, who had wounded his gall bladder, in the presence of Messrs Fiquel and Black, with several gentlemen and Stuart
- case history of the man before he was wounded
- details about 'hysterick or nervous Colick'
Read to the Royal Society on 28 May 1730
Access statusOpen
Related materialPrinted in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 36 (1729), p 341
Fellows associated with this archive
NA301Stuart; Alexander (c 1673 - 1742)c 1673 - 1742
Add to My Items

    Collection highlights

    Browse the records of some of our collections, which cover all branches of science and date from the 12th century onwards. These include the published works of Fellows of the Royal Society, personal papers of eminent scientists, letters and manuscripts sent to the Society or presented at meetings, and administrative records documenting the Society's activities since our foundation in 1660.

    The Royal Society

    The Royal Society is a Fellowship of many of
    the world's most eminent scientists and is the
    oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.
    Registered charity number 207043

    Website design ©CalmView


    + 44 207 451 2500
    (Lines open Mon-Fri, 9:00-17:00. Excludes bank holidays)

    6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG

    Email Us →


    Subscribe to our newsletters to be updated with the
    latest news on innovation, events, articles and reports.

    Subscribe →

    © CalmView