Pediatric chronic pancreatitis without prior acute or acute recurrent pancreatitis: A report from the INSPPIRE consortium

Maisam Abu-El-Haija, Mark Lowe, Bradley Barth, Melena D. Bellin, Douglas S. Fishman, Steve Freedman, Cheryl Gariepy, Matthew J. Giefer, Tanja Gonska, Melvin B. Heyman, Ryan Himes, Sohail Husain, Tom K. Lin, Quin Liu, Maria R. Mascarenhas, Asim Maqbool, Brian McFerron, Veronique Morinville, Jaimie Nathan, Chee Y. OoiEmily Perito, John F. Pohl, Sarah Jane Schwarzenberg, Uzma Shah, David Troendle, Steven Werlin, Michael Wilschanski, Bridget Zimmerman, Aliye Uc

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterpeer-review

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)781-784
Number of pages4
Issue number4
StatePublished - Jun 2020

Bibliographical note

Funding Information:
Dr. Aliye Uc is supported by the National Institute of Health grants ( U01 DK108334 , R01 DK118752 , R24 DK096518 ); INSPPIRE registry was developed by CTSA ( 2UL1 TR000442 ) and REDCap .

Funding Information:
Dr. Mark Lowe is on the Board of Directors of the National Pancreas Association; receives royalties from Millipore Inc and UpToDate. Dr. Tanja Gonska received a research grant from Vertex Pharmaceuticals. Dr. John Pohl is on the speaker’s bureau for Medical Education Resources, Inc.; Dr. Melena Bellin is a consultant for AbbVie Inc and ARIEL Precision Medicine. Dr. Chee Y. Ooi is a consultant for Vertex Pharmaceuticals. Dr. Sohail Husain owns equity in PrevCon. Dr Michael Wilschanski received a research grant from Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Dr. Aliye Uc is a member of American Board of Pediatrics, Subboard of Pediatric Gastroenterology. The other authors declare no conflicts of interest.


  • Pancreatitis
  • Pediatrics
  • Silent chronic pancreatitis

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  • Letter

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