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2.13 Female, Single, 35-44 yrs, Hysteria, Epidemic encephalitis, May 1945

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/2

Scope and Contents

"Dr says this girl has chorea. Very pale and thin looking, shy and nervous, won't go out, can't do any work. Selfish. Registrar says it is many years since she has been able to work. She is considered clever and good at music but can't bring herself to face people."

Relatives in survey: 2.32

Includes correspondence from Dr Eichoff, Jordanburn Nerve Hospital


  • Other: May 1945

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