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Subject Source: Medical Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

7.6 Female, Single, 15-24 yrs, Other organic psychoses, June 1947

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/7
Scope and Contents

"Attended OPC. Diagnosis: Organic tremor. Sister, eczema of hands, in domestic service; brother, of low average intelligence. House very overcrowded, clean."

Relatives in survey: Siblings 7.8, 7.9

Dates: June 1947

25.16 Male, Single, 14 yrs and under, Low grade mental defective, Physical illness or invalidism, November 1944

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/24
Scope and Contents

'This child is illegitimate and though his parents have now married he is not yet legitimatised. He is considered very backward at school. He had infantile eczema. Father killed in Germany. He lives with his mother and grandmother in a 3 roomed reconditioned house.'

Relatives in survey: Mother 25.12, great uncle 25.1, uncle 25.15.

Dates: Other: November 1944

31.128 Male, Single, 45-54 yrs, High grade mental defective, Physical illness or invalidism, July 1945

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/30
Scope and Contents

"This man is a simpleton but is able to work for a coal firm. A brother, queer, drinks a lot, had a foot amputated. [Male informant] - this man has a perpetual itch. "Decent, silly crater, nothing in him." Can be very hot tempered. Dr confirms that this man is quite MD; has eczema and is deaf. Quite a hard worker but people won't work with him because of his skin condition."

Dates: Other: July 1945

PR2.1412, 1946-1952

Identifier: LHB41 CC/2/PR2.1412
Scope and Contents

Case summary relating to female patient from south Edinburgh aged 6 at first examination in 1946. Conditions mentioned include: eczema. Family history of tuberculosis. No treatment given.

Dates: 1946-1952