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dc.contributor.authorTaylor, Rodney J.
dc.date.accessioned2023-12-13T17:50:16Z
dc.date.available2023-12-13T17:50:16Z
dc.date.issued2023-05-05
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10713/21229
dc.descriptionFirst President of the United States, George Washington is the focus of the 2023 Historical Clinicopathological conference. After a five hour horseback ride through rain, hail and snow, on Thursday, December 12, 1799, Washington woke up the next morning with a sore throat. The follow Saturday, Washington awoke feeling unwell and was unable to speak and having difficulty breathing. Washington's health continued to decline as he was monitored by three physicians. Washington, 67 years old, died later that night. He was diagnosed with cynanche trachealis (inflammation of the tonsils, throat and/or trachea). Presenters' final diagnosis: Epiglottitisen_US
dc.language.isoen_USen_US
dc.rightsAttribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International*
dc.rights.urihttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/*
dc.subject.lcshWashington, George, 1732-1799en_US
dc.subject.meshFamous Personsen_US
dc.subject.meshHistorical Articleen_US
dc.subject.meshCause of Deathen_US
dc.subject.meshEpiglottitisen_US
dc.titleHistorical Clinicopathological Conference 2023: George Washingtonen_US
dc.title.alternativeHistorical Clinicopathological Conference 2023: An American Colossusen_US
dc.typePoster/Presentationen_US
refterms.dateFOA2023-12-13T17:50:18Z


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