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|Collections||Mental Illness||Royal Society||Social|
+ This includes occasions when Sloane was asked to give legal testimony, as well as his personal affairs.
* This can refer to scholarly debates about science, as well as non-scientific scholarship.
|Cancer||Haemorrhoids||Menstrual||Stomach (incl. bowels)|
|Emotions||Injuries (incl. sores, bruises)||Paralysis||Wasting|
* Includes “running of the reins,” which could be uncontrolled urination or a regular genital discharge.
|Domestic Medical Practices||Pain Descriptions|