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13.8 Female, Single, 15-24 yrs, Dull and backward, Hysteria, September 1946

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/12

Scope and Contents

"This woman is a severe neurotic, has never felt able to work. Incomer - came with a certificate saying she was unfit to work owing to V.D.H and nervous debility. Takes stomach turns; complains about being dull about the head and unable to think. Gets 2/6 a week from a Friendly Society, helps at home. Nurse: never has anything to say, just laughs, looks defective."

Relatives in survey: aunt 13.7


  • Creation: September 1946

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