schizsoma [ skee so’ ma]

General term for people with coexisting different types of body cells or tissues that are combinations of those normally inherited and those modified by environmental factors,organ transplants,trauma,transfusions or gene therapy.

PTSD suffers may be schizomas as evidenced by physiological signs such as elevated resting pulses and increased swearing.

Schizomas occur when people have organ transplants, bone marrow transplants, gene therapy for a wide range of disorders and malignancies and also for gender reassignments.

synonym: chimera