Diligentiae Defensio Fortissima

  title={Diligentiae Defensio Fortissima},
  author={Edward K. Markell},
To the Editor:— In their recent discussion of schistosomiasis in American tourists (JAMA186:453 [Nov 2] 1963), Drs. Most and Levine quote Professor Brian Maegraith, whose lead article in the Feb 23 issue ofThe Lancet(1:401, 1963) was entitled "Unde Venis?" They politely refrain from calling attention to the fact that Professor Maegraith's translation of "Unde Venis?" was faulty. In both papers, the translation is given as "Where have you been?" whereas, if my memory serves me right, it should… Expand