Terathropy is a catch-all term for lycanthropy if it covers more than animals. People with Terathropy can turn into different beings when in battle or the midst of combat.
Transmission & Vectors
Terathropy can be spread through spreading germs. common factors are from drawing blood, kissing, or any activity that involves germs getting into the bloodstream of someone non-infected.
Usually, there are conditions to shift fully into this creature, like a full moon, but some creatures need to be properly trained to shift and can't shift back into what they originally are.
Symptoms of terathropy are gradual, it starts with a fever and slowly shifting into the creature the victim contracted from. The period of full terathropy lasts a week.
Each symptom of terathropy can be combatted or reverted differently. It involves drinking milk
I know it started when werewolves were introduced to the public, the idea of someone shifting into a beast and back became a mainstay in the Black Marble.
Chronic, Acquired & Congenital
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