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Biographical entry Kempthorne, John (1822 - 1884)

MRCS July 20th 1846; FRCS Dec 13th 1866; LSA 1846; LRCP Lond 1865.

Born
1822
Died
13 August 1884
Callington, Cornwall
Occupation
General surgeon

Details

Educated at University College and Hospital, London. He practised at Callington in Cornwall, and in 1858 was President of the Cornwall Branch, and in 1873-1874 of the South-Western Branch, of the British Medical Association. He was President of the Cornwall Medical Society, a Certifying Factory Surgeon, and at the time of his death Surgeon to the Callington Dispensary. He died at Callington on Aug 13th, 1884.

Publications:
"Case of Successful Ovariotomy." - Lancet, 1868, ii, 308.
"Lithotomy and Lithotrity." - Students' Jour and Hosp Gaz, 1873, i, 31.
"Diseases and Resection of the Elbow-joint." - Ibid, 95.

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