CONDYLOMATA ACUMINATA LINGUÆ (VENEREAL WARTS OF THE TONGUE)
BY M. L. HEIDINGSFELD, M.D., Cincinnati.
Miss M. C., aged twenty-four years, puella publica, . . .
J Cutan Genito-Urin Dis. May 1901;19:226-234.
To the Editor.—I have no statement to make about the scientific content of the article by Nelson et al.1 I would, however, chastise Nelson et al for further contributing to the sterilization of the English language. I find the use of the term commercial sex worker just a trifle too bland and a touch squeamish. No one should object to the use of the word prostitute in a medical journal.
JOURNAL OF CUTANEOUS AND GENITO-URINARY DISEASES. Arch Dermatol. 2001;137(5):552. doi:10-1001/pubs.Arch Dermatol.-ISSN-0003-987x-137-5-dac00002