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November 2019 - Volume 69 - Issue 5

  • Europe: Hania Szajewska, MD
    NA: Melvin B. Heyman, MD, MPH
  • 0277-2116
  • 1536-4801
  • 12 issues
  • 44/84 in Gastroenterology & Hepatology; 41/86 in Nutrition & Dietetics; 16/124 in Pediatrics
  • 3.015

JPGN is looking for volunteers to peer review articles. Peer reviewers are eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit (tm). To be considered as a reviewer, please send an email to with the following information: full name, email address, institution and CV. You will then receive an email invitation to log into JPGN's Editorial Manager site and update your profile.

Potential reviewers include fellows in Pediatric GI, Hepatology & Nutrition, practicing pediatric gastroenterologists, and post docs and scientists/investigators in related fields.

Current Issue Highlights


Evaluation of Gastroesophageal Reflux in Children Born With Esophageal Atresia Using pH and Impedance Monitoring

Vergouwe, Floor W.T.; van Wijk, Michiel P.; Spaander, Manon C.W.; More

Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition. 69(5):515-522, November 2019.

Gastroenterology: Inflammatory Bowel Disease


Mucosal Monosaccharide Transporter Expression in Newborns With Jejunoileal Atresia and Along the Adult Intestine

Meier, Chantal Florence; Camargo, Simone Mafalda Rodrigues; Hunziker, Schirin; More

Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition. 69(5):611-618, November 2019.

Gastroenterology: Celiac Disease

Gastroenterology: Eosinophilic GI Disorders

CYP2C19 and STAT6 Variants Influence the Outcome of Proton Pump Inhibitor Therapy in Pediatric Eosinophilic Esophagitis

Mougey, Edward B.; Williams, Andre; Coyne, Ashlan J. Kunz; More

Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition. 69(5):581-587, November 2019.


Phenotypes of Chronic Hepatitis B in Children From a Large North American Cohort

Schwarz, Kathleen B.; Lombardero, Manuel; Di Bisceglie, Adrian M.; More

Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition. 69(5):588-594, November 2019.


Diabetes Mellitus in Children with Acute Recurrent and Chronic Pancreatitis: Data From the INternational Study Group of Pediatric Pancreatitis: In Search for a CuRE Cohort

Bellin, Melena D.; Lowe, Mark; Zimmerman, M. Bridget; More

Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition. 69(5):599-606, November 2019.


Shortened 8-Week Course of Sofosbuvir/Ledipasvir Therapy in Adolescents With Chronic Hepatitis C Infection

Serranti, Daniele; Dodi, Icilio; Nicastro, Emanuele; More

Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition. 69(5):595-598, November 2019.


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