The Portuguese Journal of Pediatrics (PJP), founded in 1938, is the official journal of the Portuguese Society of Pediatrics (SPP).

The PJP is a scientific double blind peer reviewed quarterly journal published online in English.
The journal aims to publish high quality articles on clinical and experimental pediatrics and maternal fetal conditions.
This journal publishes a variety of articles including original articles, review articles, case series, case reports, images in Pediatrics, editorials, letters to the editor, guidelines, perspectives, and other content to improve clinical practice.

Current issue:

Vol.55 Num.2

Original articles:


Case reports:

Cecília Gomes-Pereira, Beatriz Sousa, Sara Nogueira-Machado, Valentina Ribeiro, Catarina Magalhães

Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis associated with SARS-CoV-2 in a 21-month-old: a case report

Andrea C. de Souza-Contenças, Andrey Cabral-Paes, Márcio L. Duarte, Lucas Ribeiro-dos Santos, Mayara Oliveira-da Silva, Marcelo de Queiroz-Pereira-da Silva

Bochdaleck hernia and pulmonary sequestration: case report of an unusual association

Marta P. Antunes, Natália Tkachenko, Ana R. Soares, Graça Fernandes, Ana M. Fortuna, Célia Azevedo-Soares

Autism spectrum disorder and PTEN hamartoma tumor syndrome – Child and adolescent psychiatric perspective

Images in pediatrics:

Filipa Marques-dos Santos, Eduardo Bandeira, Eugénia Soares, Ana Nunes

Hepatopulmonary syndrome: an incidental radiological finding in a child with signs of portal hypertension

Filipa Forjaz-Cirurgião, Margarida Serôdio, Ana Palmeiro, Cristina Amaro

Pediatric onychodystrophy: is it always a fungal infection?

Inês Ferrão-Fernandes, Raquel Branco, Sofia Peças, Victor Neves

Poland syndrome – Atypical neonatal presentation