Record

Reference numberRBO/18/50
Alternative reference numberRBO.18.299
LevelItem
Title'Of the Obstruction of the Biliary Ducts and an impostumation of the Gall Bladder' by Mr Amyand
Date1733
DescriptionConcerning Mr la Grange, 50 years old who died of an abcess in the 'vesica fellis'
Gall bladder discharged over eighteen quarts of bilious matter in 25 days without any body disfunction
Engraved figuge of liver from 'Philosophical Transactions' (drawn from memory because it was not allowed to be removed from the body)
LanguageEnglish
Extent9 sides
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Related materialPrinted in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 38, no 449, p 317
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA5042Amyand; Claude (- 1740) - 1740
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