ZA UCT PLC_001_H_HDT_01_008
Hydatid cyst in subcutaneous tissue
- 1942 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
2 mounted photographs (black and white)
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Scope and content
A young boy, head and torso, profile and posterior view, showing a large ovoid swelling of the neck, occupying the occipital triangle. A nurse is seen in one photograph. The patient is a male child, 6 years old. The identity of the patient is known.
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Script of material
Language and script notes
Original Annotation (back): "20/5/42 [patient name] 6; Hydatid cyst in subcutaneous tissue; [illegible] 14A"
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
16,5cm x 21cm
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
Sensitive content: the patient is identifiable; depiction of a minor