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Biographical entry Savage, Ernest Smallwood (1869 - 1924)

MRCS May 14th 1896; FRCS Dec 10th 1896; BA Oxon 1890; MA MB BCH 1896.

Born
December 1869
Birmingham
Died
17 June 1924
Birmingham
Occupation
Gynaecologist

Details

The second son of Thomas Savage (qv). He was born in Birmingham in December, 1869, and after being educated at Birmingham School, matriculated from Christ Church at the University of Oxford on Oct 14th, 1884, graduated BA in 1890 and acted for a short time as Demonstrator of Anatomy in the University. He then entered the London Hospital, where he became House Physician and Receiving Room Officer.

He practised in Birmingham, and at the time of his death was Surgeon to In-patients at the Maternity Hospital of Birmingham Lying-in Charity and Wolverhampton and District Hospital for Women, as well as Gynaecologist to the Birmingham Medical Mission and Smallwood Hospital, Redditch. He practised at 133 Edmund Street, Birmingham, and died at his residence, 80 Hagley Road, Edgbaston, on June 17th, 1924.

Publications:
"Uterine Haemorrhage: Causes and Treatment." - Midland Med Jour, 1902.
"An Early Case of Chorionepithelioma -Vaginal Hysterectomy - Recovery." - Brit Med Jour, 1904, ii, 1393.
"Haematoma of Ovary." - Brit Gynaecol Jour, 1905-6, xi, 285.
"Vaginal Caesarean Section for Cancer of Uterus with Pregnancy and for Placenta Praevia."- Birmingham Med Rev, 1907, lxi, 331.

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