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Rudy's List of Archaic Medical Terms

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Cathy Report 2 Apr 2011 11:19

Just found this site when I was looking up a cause of death from a certificate.

The good thing is that it gives you some examples from actual death certs as well as a full explanation of the medical term..... good if you can't quite make out the words.


AnnCardiff Report 2 Apr 2011 12:42

thanks Cathy - have put it in my "favourites"

Ann X


Bobtanian Report 2 Apr 2011 14:34

There once was a doctor on here that had a similar Site,
you could also ask him actual medical symptoms, and he would tell you the medical name for the condition.



InspectorGreenPen Report 10 May 2011 10:11

The site seems to have been updated and given a new look since I last checked it. I like the images taken from the like of census returns and death certificates.....!

Sue (Sylvia Z )

Sue (Sylvia Z ) Report 30 Oct 2011 16:58

Thank you.


Kense Report 25 Jan 2013 20:42



MarilynB Report 25 Jan 2013 21:12

Thanks Cathy, could be very useful. :-D