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Account of a woman who died from hydrops ovarii by John Belchier

Reference number: EL/B3/31

Date: 1730s

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The account gives details about how much water was drained away from the woman by Mr Cheselden, the physician, in 1728
Details of the post-mortem are also given

Reference number
EL/B3/31
Earliest possible date
1730s
Page extent
4 pages
Format
Manuscript

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John Belchier

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John Belchier, Account of a woman who died from hydrops ovarii by John Belchier, 1730s, EL/B3/31, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/el_b3_31/account-of-a-woman-who-died-from-hydrops-ovarii-by-john-belchier, accessed on 15 June 2024

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