Consumption is an archaic medical term that has been used to mean pulmonary tuberculosis and heart failure. Susan Thompson died of consumption in her childhood. Her brother Nucky Thompson also tells people that his wife Mabel Thompson died of consumption when in reality she committed suicide.

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