Subject Source: Medical Subject HeadingsScope Note: Notes = Severe or complete loss of motor function on one side of the body. ,Created For = LHSA-Dott
Found in 306 Collections and/or Records:
12.23 Female, Single, Over 65 yrs, Senile and Arterio-sclerotic psychoses, March 1946
Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/11
Scope and Contents "Private patient. Diagnosis - Motor Aphasia, Hemiplegia. Patient was quite well until a fortnight before admission when she had a stroke and lost power of right arm and leg and lost her speech. Has not been able to move or talk since. Only mumbles."
Dates: Other: March 1946
15.35 Female, Single, 35-44 yrs, Low grade mental defective, Epilepsy, December 1945
Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/14
Scope and Contents "Diagnosed as a case of infantile hemiplegia with mental defect and epilepsy, the latter leading to temperamental outbursts. On P.A. for many years inc. 1940. Mother is an invalid with heart, very nice woman. Home conditions very good, harmonious."
Dates: Other: December 1945
24.87 Female, Single, 45-54 yrs, Other organic psychoses, November 1947
Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/23
Scope and Contents 'Seen at OPC, diagnosed with striala tremor (hemiplegia). Housekeeper for brother. Father died of dropsy. Mother died over 70, never walked for several years. Happy family. One illegitimate child. Symptoms for 4 years.'
Dates: Other: November 1947
Joseph Brown: “Pathology of a case of Transient Alternating Hemiplegia”, 1877
Scope and Contents From the Item: Bound volume of pamphlets and articles by staff from the Royal Edinburgh Asylum.
Identifier: LHB1 CC/20/PR1.61
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, reports, charts, notes, nurses' report book and correspondence relating to female patient from Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians), aged 56 at first examination in 1927. Conditions mentioned include: diplopia; trigeminal neuralgia; syphilis; old tabes; and hemiplegia. Surgical treatment given. Patient discharged.
Identifier: LHB40 CC/2/PR3.83
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, correspondence, drawing, reports and notes and charts relating to male gunner from Edinburgh and the Lothiansaged 23 at first examination in 1940 Conditions mentioned include: spasticity of left leg; hypoaesthesia; dysmetria; neck pain; hemiplegia; hemianaesthesia; headache; cerebral disease; lumbago; thrombophlebitis of cerebral veins; lower lumbar disc protusion; and osteophytosis. Nonsurgical treatment given. Patient discharged.
Identifier: LHB41 CC/1/PR1.101
Scope and Contents Case summary, notes, charts and correspondence relating to female shop assistant in grocers shop from south west Edinburgh aged 16 at first examination in 1953. Conditions mentioned include: tuberculosis meningitis, hemiplegia....
Identifier: LHB41 CC/1/PR1.102
Scope and Contents Case summary, forms, notes, charts, reports and correspondence relating to female patient from north Edinburgh and Leith aged 72 at first examination in 1953. Conditions mentioned include: miliary tuberculosis, hemiplegia. No family history of tuberculosis. Nonsurgical treatment given, including chemotherapy. Patient...
Identifier: LHB1 CC/20/PR1.131
Scope and Contents Typed case summary, reports, photographs and correspondence relating to female patient from Edinburgh and the Lothians aged 2 at first examination in 1929. Conditions mentioned include: gliomatous neoplasm; chronic degenerative process; and spastic hemiplegia. Surgical treatment given. Patient discharged.
Identifier: LHB1 CC/20/PR1.162
Scope and Contents Notes, correspondence, charts, nurses' report book, drawings, photographs and reports relating to male patientfrom Scotland (outside Edinburgh and the Lothians) aged 18 at first examination in 1929. Conditions mentioned include: headache; vomiting; seizures; diplopia; intracranial pressure; cerebral tumour; and hemiplegia. Surgical treatment given. Patient discharged.