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The Human Phenotype Ontology (HPO) is downloaded weekly from The file downloaded is considered the "last stable build" available for the ontology. For more about the HPO, view their website at

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Accession:HP:0025144 term browser browse the term
Definition:Involuntary contraction or twitching of the muscles.
Comment:Shivering is a physiologic method of heat production in man and other mammals. Shivering is a bodily function in response to fever, early hypothermia or feeling cold.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: Shuddering

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  Human phenotype 0
    Phenotypic abnormality 0
      Constitutional symptom 0
        Shivering 0
          Rigors 0
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