GESCHWIND'S THEORY

The hypothesis that excessive intrauterine exposure to androgens will inhibit development of the thymus gland and left cerebral hemisphere, explaining why autoimmune disorders tend to be associated with learning disabilities.

GESCHWIND'S THEORY: "Geschwinds theory deals with autoimmune diseases and learning disabilities."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GESCHWIND'S THEORY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/geschwinds-theory/ (accessed April 7, 2020).
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