Case summary, forms and correspondence relating to female patient from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 14 at first examination in 1947. Conditions mentioned include: diabetes mellitus, tuberculosis of lungs, pleural effusion. No family history of tuberculosis. Surgical treatment given, including artificial pneumothorax and pneumoperitoneum. Nonsurgical treatment given, including chemotherapy. Patient discharged.
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PR1.143, 1947-1950. Royal Victoria Dispensary, Hospital and Tuberculosis Trust case notes, LHB41 CC/1/PR1.143. Lothian Health Services Archive: Case Notes. http://lac-archives-live.is.ed.ac.uk:8081/repositories/13/archival_objects/146420 Accessed October 20, 2020.