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* TransEqualsGay: Mashiro directly associates being attracted to the male Sou and potentially seeing himself as a girl.


''After School Nightmare'' (''Houkago Hokenshitsu'', literally translated as ''After School Infirmary'') is a {{shoujo}} PsychologicalHorror {{manga}} written and drawn by Creator/SetonaMizushiro. It is about a biologically {{intersex}} teenager, Mashiro Ichijo, whose body is male from the waist up but female from the waist down. Mashiro was raised as a boy but is terribly afraid that his various weaknesses and failings mean that he is actually a girl.

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''After School Nightmare'' (''Houkago Hokenshitsu'', literally translated as ''After School Infirmary'') is a {{shoujo}} PsychologicalHorror {{manga}} written and drawn by Creator/SetonaMizushiro. It is about a biologically {{intersex}} intersex teenager, Mashiro Ichijo, whose body is male from the waist up but female from the waist down. Mashiro was raised as a boy but is terribly afraid that his various weaknesses and failings mean that he is actually a girl.



* BisexualLoveTriangle: The protagonist Mashiro was born {{intersex}} but identifies as male and is torn between the girly and androphobic Kureha and the cold and dominant Sou. This love triangle represents Mashiro's conflicting feelings about his gender - he is happy to date Kureha as it puts him in a masculine position, but is uncomfortable with his attraction to Sou because he worries that it's proof that he's 'really' a girl. (Somehow, the idea that he might just not be straight doesn't come up.)

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* BisexualLoveTriangle: The protagonist Mashiro was born {{intersex}} intersex but identifies as male and is torn between the girly and androphobic Kureha and the cold and dominant Sou. This love triangle represents Mashiro's conflicting feelings about his gender - he is happy to date Kureha as it puts him in a masculine position, but is uncomfortable with his attraction to Sou because he worries that it's proof that he's 'really' a girl. (Somehow, the idea that he might just not be straight doesn't come up.)


''After School Nightmare'' (''Houkago Hokenshitsu'', literally translated as ''After School Infirmary'') is a {{shoujo}} PsychologicalHorror {{manga}} written and drawn by Creator/SetonaMizushiro. It is about a [[{{Hermaphrodite}} biologically intersex]] teenager, Mashiro Ichijo, whose body is male from the waist up but female from the waist down. Mashiro was raised as a boy but is terribly afraid that his various weaknesses and failings mean that he is actually a girl.

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''After School Nightmare'' (''Houkago Hokenshitsu'', literally translated as ''After School Infirmary'') is a {{shoujo}} PsychologicalHorror {{manga}} written and drawn by Creator/SetonaMizushiro. It is about a [[{{Hermaphrodite}} biologically intersex]] {{intersex}} teenager, Mashiro Ichijo, whose body is male from the waist up but female from the waist down. Mashiro was raised as a boy but is terribly afraid that his various weaknesses and failings mean that he is actually a girl.



* {{Hermaphrodite}}: Mashiro.

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* BisexualLoveTriangle: The protagonist Mashiro was born {{intersex}} but identifies as male and is torn between the girly and androphobic Kureha and the cold and dominant Sou. This love triangle represents Mashiro's conflicting feelings about his gender - he is happy to date Kureha as it puts him in a masculine position, but is uncomfortable with his attraction to Sou because he worries that it's proof that he's 'really' a girl. (Somehow, the idea that he might just not be straight doesn't come up.)


* GirlishPigtails: Kureha, complete with [[HairDecorations hair ribbons]], and Midori with her twin braids.

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* GirlishPigtails: Kureha, complete with [[HairDecorations hair ribbons]], ribbons, and Midori with her twin braids.


* BittersweetEnding: [[spoiler:In "the real world," a fire breaks out in the hospital where the lead characters' mothers are staying, and every one of the main characters dies, never having a chance to be born, except for Mashiro, who comes into the world as a female. However, Real-World!Mashiro meets a Real-World!Sou in the final few pages, which makes it a ''little'' bit sweeter in the end.]]

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* BittersweetEnding: [[spoiler:In "the real world," a fire breaks out in the hospital where the lead characters' mothers are staying, and every one of the main characters dies, never having a chance staying. Mashiro escapes to be born, except for Mashiro, who comes into while all her classmates are erased from existence as their mothers die or their fetuses are miscarried. Also, Mashiro's memories are torn to shreds by the world as a female.birth. However, Real-World!Mashiro meets a Real-World!Sou in the final few pages, which makes it a ''little'' bit sweeter in the end.]]


* BrotherSisterIncest: Between Sou and [[spoiler:Ai]]. Except that [[spoiler:the version of Ai that Sou had his "first time" with was the ImaginaryFriend version of her, and he actually hasn't had any relations of any kind with his real sister in a while.]]

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* BrotherSisterIncest: Between Sou [[spoiler:Sou and [[spoiler:Ai]].Ai]]. Except that [[spoiler:the version of Ai that Sou had his "first time" with was the ImaginaryFriend version of her, and he actually hasn't had any relations of any kind with his real sister in a while.]]


* DoesNotLikeMen: Kureha, but it's understable since she [[spoiler: was [[RapeAsDrama raped as a child]] and [[AbusiveParents her father was an abusive bastard]].]]

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* DoesNotLikeMen: Kureha, but it's understable understandable since she [[spoiler: was [[RapeAsDrama raped as a child]] and [[AbusiveParents her father was an abusive bastard]].]]


* {{Kuudere}}: Sou, who is generally stoic and aloof most of the time; however, he tends to be more affectionate with Mashiro after falling in love with him.

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* {{Kuudere}}: SugarAndIcePersonality: Sou, who is generally stoic and aloof most of the time; however, he tends to be more affectionate with Mashiro after falling in love with him.


** Except [[spoiler:Sou]]'s mother [[spoiler:died in the fire]], so it couldn't have been him.
*** They could have [[spoiler:all simply passed out from smoke inhalation. Mashiro's mother says "''We're'' still in here," after all. At least some of the other mothers might have survived.]]



* BrotherSisterIncest: Between Sou and [[spoiler:Ai]].
** Except that [[spoiler:the version of Ai that Sou had his "first time" with was the ImaginaryFriend version of her, and he actually hasn't had any relations of any kind with his real sister in a while.]]
* DamselInDistress: Kureha, which especially shows in the dreamworld due to the form she takes. She heavily relies on Mashiro to protect her there.
** Until she gets her CharacterDevelopment.

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* BrotherSisterIncest: Between Sou and [[spoiler:Ai]].
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[[spoiler:Ai]]. Except that [[spoiler:the version of Ai that Sou had his "first time" with was the ImaginaryFriend version of her, and he actually hasn't had any relations of any kind with his real sister in a while.]]
* DamselInDistress: Kureha, which especially shows in the dreamworld due to the form she takes. She heavily relies on Mashiro to protect her there.
**
there. Until she gets her CharacterDevelopment.


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* OutfitRipSexCheck: In the DreamWorld, a character tries to figure out Mashiro's gender by ripping open his uniform with a sword.


* ImaginaryFriend: [[spoiler: The more commonly seen version of Ai]]

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* ImaginaryFriend: [[spoiler: The more commonly seen version of Ai]]Ai.]]



* {{Megane}}: Shinbashi.



* NoPeriodsPeriod: Averted on the very first page of the {{manga}}, to Mashiro's horror. Mashiro plays it off as "an illness which makes me bleed once a month."

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* NoPeriodsPeriod: Averted on the very first page of the {{manga}}, manga, to Mashiro's horror. Mashiro plays it off as "an illness which makes me bleed once a month."


Angst, drama and [[FreudWasRight Freudian imagery]] ensue...

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Angst, drama and [[FreudWasRight Freudian imagery]] imagery ensue...


'''''After School Nightmare''''' (''Houkago Hokenshitsu'', literally translated as ''After School Infirmary'') is a {{shoujo}} PsychologicalHorror {{manga}} written and drawn by Creator/SetonaMizushiro. It is about a [[{{Hermaphrodite}} biologically intersex]] teenager, Mashiro Ichijo, whose body is male from the waist up but female from the waist down. Mashiro was raised as a boy but is terribly afraid that his various weaknesses and failings mean that he is actually a girl.

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'''''After ''After School Nightmare''''' Nightmare'' (''Houkago Hokenshitsu'', literally translated as ''After School Infirmary'') is a {{shoujo}} PsychologicalHorror {{manga}} written and drawn by Creator/SetonaMizushiro. It is about a [[{{Hermaphrodite}} biologically intersex]] teenager, Mashiro Ichijo, whose body is male from the waist up but female from the waist down. Mashiro was raised as a boy but is terribly afraid that his various weaknesses and failings mean that he is actually a girl.


* DreamWorld

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* DreamWorldDreamWorld: This is one of the main settings of the story. It can be entered by falling asleep in the infirmary.



* TheEndingChangesEverything: Oh GOD.

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* TheEndingChangesEverything: Oh GOD.[[spoiler:As it turns out, the entire story symbolises the birth of a pair of twins. The female twin is the now female-identifying Mashiro, while her twin brother died during childbirth.]]



* {{Kuudere}}: Sou, who is generally stoic and aloof most of the time; however, he tends to be more affectionate with Mashiro after falling in love with him.



* MindScrew: The ending.
* MrFanservice: Mashiro.

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* MindScrew: The ending.
* MrFanservice: Mashiro.
ending. [[spoiler:The main setting of the story is a sort of symbolism towards what is happening in the real world - namely, everyone dies in a hospital fire, except for Mashiro, who is born as a female.]]



* RapeAsDrama ([[spoiler: Kureha]])
* RunningGag: (May be unintentional) Try to count how many times Sou gets slapped by various people. Occasionally justified.

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* RapeAsDrama ([[spoiler: Kureha]])
RapeAsDrama: [[spoiler:Kureha was raped as a small child. This, along with her [[AbusiveParents abusive father,]] is what shapes her [[DoesNotLikeMen fear and dislike towards men.]]]]
* RunningGag: (May be unintentional) Try to count how many times Sou gets slapped by various people. Occasionally justified.



* TheStoic: Sou, except around Mashiro.

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