Case summary and correspondence relating to female Nursing sister from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 30 at first examination in 1951. Conditions mentioned include: early tuberculosis of lungs, weight loss. No family history of tuberculosis. Surgical treatment given, including artificial pneumothorax. Nonsurgical treatment given, including chemotherapy. Patient discharged.
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PR1.8, 1951. Royal Victoria Dispensary, Hospital and Tuberculosis Trust case notes, LHB41 CC/1/PR1.8. Lothian Health Services Archive: Case Notes. http://lac-archives-live.is.ed.ac.uk:8081/repositories/13/archival_objects/146285 Accessed July 12, 2020.