Whitfield, Arthur

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Arthur, English dermatologist, 1867-1947.
Whitfield ointment - a combination of salicyic and benzoic acids used to treat superficial dermatophyte infection of the skin.
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A post-mortem examination found retired newsagent Arthur Whitfield had sufferd a bleed on the brain after falling from his bed or a chair at Llandudno Hospital on October 29, 2015.
It was a huge disappointment for her and her parents, Linda and Arthur Whitfield, who now live with her in Redditch and had also set their sights on the rural home.
One of Ada and Fred's children was Mildred Bright (born 1926) who married Arthur Whitfield in 1946.