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Thursday, July 24, 2014
Post-micturition convulsion syndrome
What causes a person to shiver uncontrollably following urination (i.e., "piss shiver" -aka- "post-micturition convulsion syndrome")?
Don`t know. It may be asociated with an infection in the urine, and one should be evaluated by having a urinalysis.
Martin I Resnick, MD
Formerly, Professor of Urology
School of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University