Case summary and correspondence relating to male commercial traveller from south Edinburgh aged 38 at first examination in 1947. Conditions mentioned include: tuberculous empyema, irritating cough, extreme dyspnoea. Surgical treatment given, including artificial pneumothorax, and nonsurgical treatment given. Patient died in hospital.
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PR1.141, 1944-1947. Royal Victoria Dispensary, Hospital and Tuberculosis Trust case notes, LHB41 CC/1/PR1.141. Lothian Health Services Archive: Case Notes. http://lac-archives-live.is.ed.ac.uk:8081/repositories/13/archival_objects/146418 Accessed July 07, 2020.