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City of Westminster in Greater London County, England, United Kingdom
 

Sir Jonathan Hutchinson

1828-1913

 
 
Sir Jonathan Hutchinson Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 15, 2017
1. Sir Jonathan Hutchinson Marker
Inscription.

Surgeon, Scientist
and Teacher

lived here

 
Erected 1981 by Greater London Council.
 
Location. 51° 31.019′ N, 0° 8.736′ W. Marker is in City of Westminster, England, in Greater London County. Marker is on Cavendish Square just east of Harley Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 15 Cavendish Square, City of Westminster, England W1G 9DB, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. George Edmund Street (a few steps from this marker); Josef Dallos (within shouting distance of this marker); Sir Ronald Ross (within shouting distance of this marker); Cavendish Square (within shouting distance of this marker); Herbert Henry Asquith (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Quintin Hogg (about 120 meters away); Sir Frederick Treves (about 120 meters away); Sir George Frederic Still (about 180 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in City of Westminster.
 
Also see . . .  Jonathan Hutchinson. "Sir Jonathan Hutchinson (23 July 1828 – 23 June 1913), was an English surgeon, ophthalmologist, dermatologist, venereologist and pathologist....Hutchinson's
Sir Jonathan Hutchinson Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 15, 2017
2. Sir Jonathan Hutchinson Marker - Wide View
activity in the cause of scientific surgery and in advancing the study of the natural sciences was unwearying. He published more than 1,200 medical articles and also produced the quarterly Archives of Surgery from 1890 to 1900, being its only contributor. His lectures on neuropathogenesis, gout, leprosy, diseases of the tongue, etc., were full of original observation; but his principal work was connected with the study of syphilis, on which he became the first living authority. He was the first to describe his triad of medical signs for congenital syphilis: notched incisor teeth, labyrinthine deafness and interstitial keratitis, which was very useful for providing a firm diagnosis long before the Treponema pallidum or the Wassermann test were discovered...." (Submitted on December 18, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.) 
 
Categories. EducationScience & Medicine
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 18, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 18, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 72 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 18, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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