Reference numberEL/N2/12
TitleFrank Nicholls to Hans Sloane
CreatorNicholls; Francis (1699-1788); anatomist; surgeon; freemason
DescriptionCase of an asthmatic man who coughed up a polypus which resembled two branches of the pulmonary vein; details of phlegm produced
Read on Royal Society on 17 June 1731
Extent1 side
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueRBO/16/14
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
Fellows associated with this archive
NA5253Nicholls; Frank (1699 - 1778)1699 - 1778
NA8406Sloane; Sir; Hans (1660 - 1753); physician and collector1660 - 1753
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