Title: Martin, William
Source text: The Medical and Surgical History of the War of the Rebellion, Part 3, Volume 1 (Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1888), 378.
Civil War Washington ID: med.d1e8108
CASE 123.—Private William Martin, Co. M, 17th Pa.; age 23; was admitted July 19, 1863, delirious and with a hot and dry skin, frequent and feeble pulse, dry and brown tongue, tender bowels and some diarrhœa. He died on the 21st. Post-mortem examination twenty-four hours after death: Mucous membrane of the small intestine inflamed; glands of Peyer ulcerated; mesenteric glands enlarged; lower lobes of both lungs congested; heart and liver normal.—Act. Ass't Surg. S. Upson, Third Division Hospital, Alexandria, Va.