Admission Details for Patient: M A W (9376)
Gender: Female Age: 49
Marital Status: Married Religion: Church of England
Address: Holyhead, Anglesey
Date of Admission: February 9, 1920
Date of Discharge: October 27, 1920
Discharge Category: Recovered
Supposed Cause: (None stated)
She is obsessed with the idea of something eating her and causing her pain continuously. She also feels that she has done a great wrong or broken her word which make her call out and shout in great trouble. H W, her husband, states she does not look after the house or her personal cleanliness etc. Refuses her food at times, she is in great trouble with the pains, often shouting and gets up at night and out of the house undressed. Threatens to drown herself.
Approximate duration of present attack: 8 months
Number of Previous Attacks: 0
Number of Previous Admissions: 0
Number of Subsequent Admissions: 0
Total Number of Admissions: 1
Physical/Mental State at Examination: Poor health and condition. Cardiac action rapid and feeble. She is very agitated and in great mental distress, moaning and sobbing, and saying that she is in great pain and that she will never be better.
Current Diagnosis: Depressive episode (F32.3)