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Biographical entry Hunt, Thomas (1798 - 1879)

MRCS Aug 4th 1820; FRCS July 6th 1852; LSA 1821.

Born
1798
Died
26 November 1879
Herne Bay
Occupation
Dermatologist

Details

Educated at St Thomas's and Guy's Hospitals. He first practised at Herne Bay, then, before 1850, returned to 26 Bedford Square, London, as a dermatologist. He was Lecturer on Diseases of the Skin at the Hunterian School of Medicine, and Surgeon to the Westminster Dispensary. He was also Medical Officer of Health of the St Giles' District. Later he removed to 23 Dorset Square, NW, acted as a Vice-President of the Medical Society, and was an active member of the Epidemiological Society. He died at Herne Bay on Nov 26th, 1879.

Publications:
Hunt's publications relate to diseases of the skin, and he is to be distinguished from Richard Hunt (qv)

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