Skip to content

Please be aware that some material may contain words, descriptions or illustrations which will not reflect current scientific understanding and may be considered in today's context inaccurate, unethical, offensive or distressing.

'An account of a praeternatural Tumour on the Loins of an Infant attended with a cloven Spine' by William Rutty

Reference number: RBO/11/13

Date: 8 December 1720

Description

That the case was similar to spina bifida
Read to the Royal Society on 8 December 1720

Reference number
RBO/11/13
Earliest possible date
8 December 1720
Page extent
4 pages
Format
Manuscript

Use this record

Citation

'An account of a praeternatural Tumour on the Loins of an Infant attended with a cloven Spine' by William Rutty, 8 December 1720, RBO/11/13, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rbo_11_13/an-account-of-a-praeternatural-tumour-on-the-loins-of-an-infant-attended-with-a-cloven-spine-by-william-rutty, accessed on 20 June 2024

Link to this record

Embed this record

<iframe src="https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/embed/items/rbo_11_13/an-account-of-a-praeternatural-tumour-on-the-loins-of-an-infant-attended-with-a-cloven-spine-by-william-rutty" title="'An account of a praeternatural Tumour on the Loins of an Infant attended with a cloven Spine' by William Rutty" allow="fullscreen" frameborder="0" width="100%" height="500px"></iframe>

Related Fellows

Explore the collection

  • Register Books

    Dates: 1661-1739

    The 'Register Books Originals' contain copies of scientific papers submitted to the Society and considered for publication. The papers were transcribed to establish their precedence for a particular discovery or idea.

    View collection