Title: Andrews, C. M.
Source text: The Medical and Surgical History of the War of the Rebellion. (1861-65.), Part 2, Volume 1 (Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1879), 147-148.
Civil War Washington ID: med.d1e40849
Case from the case-book and medical descriptive lists of the HAREWOOD HOSPITAL, Washington, D. C., Surgeon Reed B. Bontecou, U. S. V., in charge:
CASE 292.—Private C. M. Andrews, 11th New York battery; admitted October 10, 1863. Chronic diarrhœa. Died, October 28th. Autopsy: Body greatly emaciated. Right lung normal; the left lung hepatized. Slight effusion into the pericardium. The heart weighed about six ounces. Liver and spleen normal; gall-bladder not distended. The stomach was slightly congested; the duodenum and jejunum congested and thickened; the ileum was also congested, but there was no ulceration of Peyer's patches. The colon and rectum were congested; the ascending colon somewhat ulcerated. The kidneys were normal.