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15.69 Female, Single, Over 65 yrs, Schizophrenia, Physical illness or invalidism, January 1946

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/14

Scope and Contents

"This woman, a retired nurse, lives alone. She thinks that an imaginary man marks her windows, has duplicated keys to her drawers, is always writing to the Police about this. Symptoms for many years. No relations known. Clean house, can look after herself. No. P.A. - has pensions. Dr. confirms. Is developing queerly. Well-connected, people were farmers. No relatives left now. Can look after herself. Nurse confirms. She can't now look after herself properly- suffers from heart and chest. Dr. confirms. - delusions and hallunciations long before she was senile. Had quite a big house, but lives in a single end and let the rest. Very eccentric."


  • Other: January 1946

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