Title: Hurto, Samuel
Source text: The Medical and Surgical History of the War of the Rebellion, Part 3, Volume 1 (Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1888), 391.
Civil War Washington ID: med.d1e9961
CASE 232.—Private Samuel Hurto, Co. B, 10th U. S. Inf.; age 21; was admitted July 2, 1864, from City Point. Diagnosis—typhoid fever. Died 11th. Post-mortem examination eleven hours after death: Extreme emaciation. The intestinal canal was inflamed and presented several indurated ulcers in the cæcum, colon, rectum and ileum. The other organs were in a normal condition. [Specimen 421, Med. Sect., Army Medical Museum, is from this case.]—Surg. E. Bentley, U. S. V., Third Division Hospital, Alexandria, Va.