Case summary and correspondence relating to female housewife from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 21 at first examination in 1948. Conditions mentioned include: tuberculosis of lungs, pleurisy, loss of weight. No family history of tuberculosis. Surgical treatment given, including artificial pneumothorax. Nonsurgical treatment given, including chemotherapy. Patient discharged.
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PR1.44, 1948-1950. Royal Victoria Dispensary, Hospital and Tuberculosis Trust case notes, LHB41 CC/1/PR1.44. Lothian Health Services Archive: Case Notes. http://lac-archives-live.is.ed.ac.uk:8081/repositories/13/archival_objects/146321 Accessed July 16, 2020.