Title: Newton, Edward
Source text: The Medical and Surgical History of the War of the Rebellion, Part 3, Volume 1 (Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1888), 794.
Civil War Washington ID: med.d1e11337
CASE 101.—Private Edward Newton, 5th N. Y. Heavy Art'y; age 19; was admitted March 5, 1864, with measles. He died on the 12th. Post-mortem examination: The left pleural sac contained much effusion and the lung was extensively adherent and hepatized. The duodenum was inflamed and there were ulcers in parts of the intestine.—Third Division Hospital, Alexandria, Va.