Edna Mancilla, MD

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Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes
34th St and Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215 590 3174
Fax: 215 590 3053
MD (Medicine)
University of Chile, 1987.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Disorders of bone and calcium metabolism in children

Description of Research Expertise

Bone and calcium metabolism, clinical research
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Selected Publications

Adang LA, Sherbini O, Ball L, Bloom M, Darbari A, Amartino H, DiVito D, Eichler F, Escolar M, Evans SH, Fatemi A, Fraser J, Hollowell L, Jaffe N, Joseph C, Karpinski M, Keller S, Maddock R, Mancilla E, McClary B, Mertz J, Morgart K, Langan T, Leventer R, Parikh S, Pizzino A, Prange E, Renaud DL, Rizzo W, Shapiro J, Suhr D, Suhr T, Tonduti D, Waggoner J, Waldman A, Wolf NI, Zerem A, Bonkowsky JL, Bernard G, van Haren K, Vanderver A; Global Leukodystrophy Initiative (GLIA) Consortium.: Revised consensus statement on the preventive and symptomatic care of patients with leukodystrophies. Mol Genet Metab. 2017 Sep;122(1-2):18-32. 122(1-2): 18-32, Sep 2017.

Mancilla, E: Pediatric Hyperparathyroidism. Medscape Drugs and Diseases Page: www.medscape.com, April 2017.

Mancilla EE, Levine MA, Adzick NS : Outcomes of Minimally Invasive Parathyroidectomy in Pediatric Patients with Primary Hyperparathyroidism due to Parathyroid Adenoma: A Single Institution Experience Journal of Pediatric Surgery. Elsevier, 52(1): 188, Jan 2017.

Mancilla EE, Levine MA : Chapter on Hypocalcemia, Hypercalcemia and Hypercalciuria. AAP Textbook of Pediatric Care 2nd Edition Thomas K McInerny, MD (eds.). American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, Il, 2017, 2017.

Mancilla E, Zielonka B, Brodsky J, Roizen J, Zemel B, Goldberg DJ, Dodds KM, Rychik J : Growth Parameters, Bone Mineral Density and Secondary Hyperparathyroidism After Fontan Operation: Results From the Multidisciplinary Clinic at the CHOP Single Ventricle Survivorship Program. AHA scientific Sessions 2016 Poster session Nov 2016.

Mancilla EE, Levine MA, Adzick S.: Minimally Invasive Parathyroidectomy (MIP) is an Effective Procedure in Pediatric Patients with Sporadic Primary Hyperparathyroidism: The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Experience Poster Session The Endocrine Society's 97th Annual Meeting and Expo March 2015.

Mancilla EE, Brodsky JL , Mehta S, Pignolo RJ, Levine MA: Teriparatide as a Systemic Treatment for Lower Extremity Non-union Fractures: A Case Series. Endocrine Practice 21(2): 136-42. February 2015.

Goldberg DJ, Dodds K, Avitabile CM, Glatz AC, Brodsky JL, Semeao EJ, Rand EB, Mancilla EE, Rychik J: Children With Protein-Losing Enteropathy After the Fontan Operation Are at Risk for Abnormal Bone Mineral Density. Pediatric cardiology 33(8): 1264-8, Mar 2012.

David J. Goldberg, Kathyrn Dodds, Catharine M. Avitabile, Jill L. Brodsky, Andrew C. Glatz, Elizabeth B. Rand, Edna E. Mancilla, Jack Rychik; The Single Ventricle Survivorship Program at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia : Bone Mineral Density is Abnormal in Children with Protein Losing Enteropathy Following the Fontan Procedure AHA meeting 2011.

San Martin IA, Varela N, Gaete M, Villegas K, Osorio M, Tapia JC, Antonelli M, Mancilla EE, Pereira BP, Nathan SS, Lian JB, Stein JL, Stein GS, van Wijnen AJ, Galindo M: Impaired cell cycle regulation of the osteoblast-related heterodimeric transcription factor Runx2-Cbfbeta in osteosarcoma cells. Journal of cellular physiology 221(3): 560-71, Dec 2009.

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