Deaths [page 33]

Fourteen members of the police force died during 1907, all except one of natural causes -- phthisis pulmonalis is tuberculosis; Bright's Disease is a form of kidney disease; articular rheumatism may be related to rheumatic fever; chronic cholecystitis is inflamation of the gall bladder.

(For a good dictionary of archaic medical terms, link here: www.paul_smith.doctors.org.uk/ArchaicMedicalTerms.htm).

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