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- Allison, Simon P., et al. Show all 2 Author
- Clinical nutrition 2020 v.39 no.1 pp. 304-305
- anorexia; death; nausea; refeeding syndrome; remission; tuberculosis; vomiting
- ... Many theories have been advanced concerning the cause of Charlotte Brontë's death, none of which fully explain all the symptoms she experienced in the course of her final illness. Her death certificate records the cause of death as phthisis (tuberculosis), but there is no evidence, other than circumstantial, to support this diagnosis. A diagnosis of Addison's disease, caused by tuberculosis of the ...