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Posted: 04/20/2012 9:36 am Updated: 04/20/2012 9:36 am

"The preliminary study by Laura Case, Ramachandran’s student, raises the prospect of a new category of transgenderism. “Alternating gender incongruity (AGI),” the neuropsychiatric term the researchers have tentatively proposed, describes the involuntary change of gender identity, along with perceived phantom sex characteristics, a tendency toward ambidexterity and bipolar disorder, all signs that suggest a biological basis for AGI."

'Alternating Gender Incongruity' Causes Rapid Shifts Of Gender, Scientist Claims

Read more on Ramachandran's studies in the thread begun by Shannon in April 2008. The topic sparked quite a bit of discussion.

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I can see it occurring. Many often switch out of necessity so what if you can't control the switching? Interesting.

Bonnie

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