noun. An affliction specific to imprisoned TV bombshells and he-bombshells.
Real citation: "Oh, and the whole denying of the post-coital Sawyer snuggles? Rude! She really doesn't love him, it was all post-traumatic sexy caged-heat syndrome."
(greentara, "3-19: "The Brig" 2007.05.02," May 3, 2007, Television Without Pity, http://forums.televisionwithoutpity.com/index.php?s=&showtopic=3153661&view=findpost&p=7763558)
Made-up citation: "I don't think 'post-traumatic sexy caged-heat syndrome' is an apt diagnosis of the love between a parakeet and a finger."