Title: Kiahl, George
Source text: The Medical and Surgical History of the War of the Rebellion, Part 3, Volume 1 (Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1888), 381.
Civil War Washington ID: med.d1e8559
CASE 149.—Private George Kiahl, Co. F, 39th N. J.; age 36; was admitted June 28, 1865, delirious and much exhausted. He had been sick ten days. The tympanites, which was present on admission, diminished, but was succeeded by profuse involuntary stools, with extreme exhaustion. He died July 9. Post-mortem examination twelve hours after death: The solitary follicles of the lower ileum were enlarged, congested and in some cases ulcerated; Peyer's patches were enlarged, pigmented and ulcerated. The remaining viscera were normal.—Act. Ass't Surg. George P. Hanawalt, Douglas Hospital, Washington, D. C.