the name that is given to the set of symptoms of a neurological disorder marked by dysgraphia, finger agnosia, acalculia, and right-left disorientation. It was described by Josef G. Gerstmann, 1887-1969, who was an Austrian neurologist.

GERSTMANN'S SYNDROME: "Gerstmann's syndrome is a neurological disorder."
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