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MP term:abnormal pilomotor reflex
Synonym: abnormal piloerection response
Synonym: cutis anserina
Synonym: goosebumps
Synonym: horripilation
MP id: MP:0001492
Definition: anomaly in the involuntary bristling of hairs that occurs when an organism is cold or experiences strong emotions such as fear or awe
Number of paths to term: 2

is-adenotes an 'is-a' relationship
part-ofdenotes a 'part-of' relationship


mammalian phenotype
        is-abehavior/neurological phenotype
                is-aabnormal behavior
                        is-aabnormal motor capabilities/coordination/movement
                                is-aabnormal involuntary movement
                                        is-aabnormal reflex
                                                is-aabnormal blinking +
                                                is-aabnormal milk ejection
                                                is-aabnormal optokinetic reflex
                                                is-aabnormal pilomotor reflex [MP:0001492] (26 genotypes, 26 annotations)
                                                        is-ahead/neck piloerection
                                                is-aabnormal pinna reflex +
                                                is-aabnormal postural reflex +
                                                is-aabnormal pupillary reflex +
                                                is-aabnormal spinal reflex +
                                                is-aabnormal startle reflex +
                                                is-aabnormal vestibulocollic reflex
                                                is-aabnormal vestibuloocular reflex +
                                                is-aabnormal vibrissae reflex
                                                is-alimb grasping


mammalian phenotype
        is-abehavior/neurological phenotype
                is-aabnormal behavior
                        is-aabnormal sensory capabilities/reflexes/nociception
                                is-aabnormal reflex
                                        is-aabnormal blinking +
                                        is-aabnormal milk ejection
                                        is-aabnormal optokinetic reflex
                                        is-aabnormal pilomotor reflex [MP:0001492] (26 genotypes, 26 annotations)
                                                is-ahead/neck piloerection
                                        is-aabnormal pinna reflex +
                                        is-aabnormal postural reflex +
                                        is-aabnormal pupillary reflex +
                                        is-aabnormal spinal reflex +
                                        is-aabnormal startle reflex +
                                        is-aabnormal vestibulocollic reflex
                                        is-aabnormal vestibuloocular reflex +
                                        is-aabnormal vibrissae reflex
                                        is-alimb grasping

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