Marsden, Alexander Edwin

Education

M.D. 10.5.1862 by examination.

Birth/childhood

Born 22.9.1832 son of William Marsden, founder of Royal Free and Cancer hospitals and ?[Elizabeth Brown].

Career

Studied King’s College hospital and Paris.

M.R.C.S.Eng. 1854. F.R.C.S.E. 1868.

Assistant surgeon Army Medical Service 1854. [Doctor]

Acted as Consultant to Royal Free and Cancer hospitals.

Chairman of Cancer hospital, Brompton.

Publications

A new and successful mode of treating certain forms of cancer. (London: John Churchill, 1869)

Death

Died 2.7.1902.

Sources

  • Lancet 1902 ii 118
  • A. Hirsch et al., Biographisches Lexikon der hervorragenden Arzte. 8v. (Munich, 1962)