Title: Robert F. Kincard
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), 183.
Civil War Washington ID: med.d1e41279
Case from the case-book of LINCOLN HOSPITAL, Washington, D. C.; Surgeon J. Cooper McKee, U. S. A., in charge.
CASE 422.—Private Robert F. Kincard, company B, 11th North Carolina regiment, (Confederate;) age 45; admitted from City Point, Virginia, April 24, 1865. Chronic diarrhœa. Taken sick April 6th, at Sailor's Creek. Died, May 3d. Autopsy the same day: There were slight pleuritic adhesions on both sides. Both lungs were congested; a cavity about one inch in diameter, and with firm walls, was found in the apex of the right lung. The small intestine was congested; the entire colon extensively ulcerated.—Acting Assistant Surgeon J. P. Arthur.