Developmental Gerstmann Syndrome

  • Norman Geschwind
Part of the Boston Studies in the Philosophy of Science book series (BSPS, volume 16)


Frank Benson and I published this paper for several reasons. Kinsbourne and Warrington had already reported the presence of Gerstmann’s syndrome in childhood. Our first case was of interest, however, since he was a child of superior intellectual capacities without any history of dyslexia.


Verbal Score Specific Learning Disorder Constructional Apraxia Significant Head Injury Constructional Task 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Norman Geschwind
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  1. 1.Harvard Medical SchoolUSA

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