Parrot described his nodes in the skull as resembling nates or buttocks; Frederick Treves (1853-1923) commented “They have been termed natiform elevations by M. Parrot, from their supposed resemblance when viewed collectively, the nates. To the English mind they would rather suggest the outlines of a hot cross bun!”
- J. M. Parrot:
Lésions du crâne, causées par la syphilis héréditaire.
Progrés médical, Paris, 1879, 7: 269-269.
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