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Contents Volume 20 Issue 28 July 28, 2014
Field Of Vision
Could metabolic syndrome lead to hepatocarcinoma via non-alcoholic fatty liver disease?
Antonella Scalera and Giovanni Tarantino.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9217-9228. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9217.
Topic Highlight
Androgen receptor signaling in hepatocellular carcinoma and pancreatic cancers
Tatsuo Kanda, Xia Jiang and Osamu Yokosuka.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9229-9236. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9229.
Hepatectomy for hepatocellular carcinoma in the era of liver transplantation
Wen-Ping Lu and Jia-Hong Dong.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9237-9244. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9237.
Polymorphisms in the IFNL3/IL28B gene and hepatitis C: From adults to children
Giuseppe Indolfi, Chiara Azzari and Massimo Resti.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9245-9252. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9245.
Hepatitis C virus reinfection after liver transplantation: Is there a role for direct antiviral agents?
Marco Dall’Agata, Annagiulia Gramenzi, Maurizio Biselli and Mauro Bernardi.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9253-9260. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9253.
Cytokinome profile evaluation in patients with hepatitis C virus infection
Francesca Capone, Eliana Guerriero, Giovanni Colonna, Patrizia Maio, Alessandra Mangia, Giuseppe Castello and Susan Costantini.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9261-9269. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9261.
Epidemiology and natural history of hepatitis C virus infection
Mei-Hsuan Lee, Hwai-I Yang, Yong Yuan, Gilbert L’Italien and Chien-Jen Chen.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9270-9280. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9270.
Approaches to improve quality of care in inflammatory bowel diseases
Rajesh Shah and Jason K Hou.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9281-9285. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9281.
Update on the prevention of local recurrence and peritoneal metastases in patients with colorectal cancer
Paul H Sugarbaker.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9286-9291. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9286.
Familial colorectal cancer: A review
Franco Armelao and Giovanni de Pretis.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9292-9298. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9292.
Helicobacter pylori infection - recent developments in diagnosis
Ana Isabel Lopes, Filipa F Vale and Mónica Oleastro.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9299-9313. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9299.
Diagnosing Helicobacter pylori infection in vivo by novel endoscopic techniques
Rui Ji and Yan-Qing Li.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9314-9320. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9314.
Gastroretentive drug delivery systems for the treatment of Helicobacter pylori
Shan Zhao, Yan Lv, Jian-Bin Zhang, Bing Wang, Guo-Jun Lv and Xiao-Jun Ma.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9321-9329. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9321.
Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and obesity: Biochemical, metabolic and clinical presentations
Sandra Milić, Davorka Lulić and Davor Štimac.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9330-9337. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9330.
Role of diet and lifestyle changes in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
William Nseir, Elias Hellou and Nimer Assy.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9338-9344. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9338.
Managing malignant biliary obstruction in pancreas cancer: Choosing the appropriate strategy
Brian R Boulay and Mayur Parepally.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9345-9353. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9345.
Pancreatic cancer: Advances in treatment
Somala Mohammed, George Van Buren II and William E Fisher.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9354-9360. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9354.
Cachexia and pancreatic cancer: Are there treatment options?
Tara C Mueller, Marc A Burmeister, Jeannine Bachmann and Marc E Martignoni.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9361-9373. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9361.
Neoadjuvant strategies for pancreatic cancer
Francesco Polistina, Giuseppe Di Natale, Giorgio Bonciarelli, Giovanni Ambrosino and Mauro Frego.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9374-9383. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9374.
Therapeutic applications of curcumin for patients with pancreatic cancer
Masashi Kanai.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9384-9391. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9384.
Pathophysiological roles of Pim-3 kinase in pancreatic cancer development and progression
Ying-Yi Li and Naofumi Mukaida.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9392-9404. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9392.
Role of non-coding RNAs in pancreatic cancer: The bane of the microworld
Yi-Ting Tang, Xiao-Hui Xu, Xiao-Dong Yang, Jun Hao, Han Cao, Wei Zhu, Shu-Yu Zhang and Jian-Ping Cao.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9405-9417. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9405.
Atypical causes of cholestasis
Ken D Nguyen, Vinay Sundaram and Walid S Ayoub.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9418-9426. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9418.
Osteoporosis and fractures in liver disease: Relevance, pathogenesis and therapeutic implications
Inaam A Nakchbandi.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9427-9438. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9427.
Interaction between Helicobacter pylori infection, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and/or low-dose aspirin use: Old question new insights
Carlos Sostres, Carla Jerusalen Gargallo and Angel Lanas.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9439-9450. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9439.
Rapid on-site evaluation of endoscopic-ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration diagnosis of pancreatic masses
Julio Iglesias-Garcia, Jose Lariño-Noia, Ihab Abdulkader and J Enrique Domínguez-Muñoz.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9451-9457. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9451.
Epidemiology, demographic characteristics and prognostic predictors of ulcerative colitis
Bruno César da Silva, Andre Castro Lyra, Raquel Rocha and Genoile Oliveira Santana.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9458-9467. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9458.
Ulcerative colitis as a polymicrobial infection characterized by sustained broken mucus barrier
Shui-Jiao Chen, Xiao-Wei Liu, Jian-Ping Liu, Xi-Yan Yang and Fang-Gen Lu.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9468-9475. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9468.
Original Article
Establishment of an orthotopic pancreatic cancer mouse model: Cells suspended and injected in Matrigel
Yong-Jian Jiang, Chong-Lek Lee, Qiang Wang, Zhong-Wen Zhou, Feng Yang, Chen Jin and De-Liang Fu.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9476-9485. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9476.
Viral infection parameters not nucleoside analogue itself correlates with host immunity in nucleoside analogue therapy for chronic hepatitis B
Cheng-Zhong Li, Jing-Jing Hu, Jian-Ya Xue, Wei Yin, Ya-Yun Liu, Wen-Han Fan, Hao Xu and Xue-Song Liang.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9486-9496. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9486.
Down-regulation of FoxM1 inhibits viability and invasion of gallbladder carcinoma cells, partially dependent on inducement of cellular senescence
Jie Tao, Xin-Sen Xu, Yan-Zhou Song, Kai Qu, Qi-Fei Wu, Rui-Tao Wang, Fan-Di Meng, Ji-Chao Wei, Shun-Bin Dong, Yue-Lang Zhang, Min-Hui Tai, Ya-Feng Dong, Lin Wang and Chang Liu.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9497-9505. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9497.
Research Report
Conventional, but not remote ischemic preconditioning, reduces iNOS transcription in liver ischemia/reperfusion
Bergthor Björnsson, Anders Winbladh, Linda Bojmar, Tommy Sundqvist, Per Gullstrand and Per Sandström.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9506-9512. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9506.
Association of caveolin-3 and cholecystokinin A receptor with cholesterol gallstone disease in mice
Guo-Qiang Xu, Cheng-Fu Xu, Hong-Tan Chen, Shan Liu, Xiao-Dong Teng, Gen-Yun Xu and Chao-Hui Yu.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9513-9518. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9513.
Remote ischemic postconditioning protects against gastric mucosal lesions in rats
Tao Wang, Ye-Ting Zhou, Xin-Nian Chen, An-Xiang Zhu and Bo-Hua Wu.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9519-9527. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9519.
Evidence-Based Medicine
Liver fibrosis evaluation by ARFI and APRI in chronic hepatitis C
Su-Mei Li, Guang-Xia Li, Dong-Mei Fu, Yu Wang and Li-Qun Dang.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9528-9533. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9528.
Case Control Study
Postprandial response of bone turnover markers in patients with Crohn’s disease
Ioannis Karatzoglou, Maria P Yavropoulou, Maria Pikilidou, George Germanidis, Evangelos Akriviadis, Alexandra Papazisi, Michael Daniilidis, Pantelis Zebekakis and John G Yovos.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9534-9540. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9534.
Association of metabolic syndromes and risk factors with ampullary tumors development: A case-control study in China
Xiao-Dong He, Qiao Wu, Wei Liu, Tao Hong, Jing-Jing Li, Ruo-Yu Miao and Hai-Tao Zhao.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9541-9548. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9541.
Retrospective Study
Esophageal dilations in eosinophilic esophagitis: A single center experience
Andrew Ukleja, Jennifer Shiroky, Amitesh Agarwal and Daniela Allende.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9549-9555. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9549.
Treatment of rectal cancer by transanal endoscopic microsurgery: Experience with 425 patients
Mario Guerrieri, Rosaria Gesuita, Roberto Ghiselli, Giovanni Lezoche, Andrea Budassi and Maddalena Baldarelli.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9556-9563. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9556.
Prognostic significance of nuclear hepatoma-derived growth factor expression in gallbladder cancer
Feng Tao, Min-Feng Ye, Ai-Jing Sun, Jie-Qing Lv, Guan-Gen Xu, Yuan-Ming Jing and Wei Wang.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9564-9569. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9564.
Clinical Trials Study
Safety trial of high-intensity focused ultrasound therapy for pancreatic cancer
Atsushi Sofuni, Fuminori Moriyasu, Takatomo Sano, Fumihide Itokawa, Takayoshi Tsuchiya, Toshio Kurihara, Kentaro Ishii, Syujiro Tsuji, Nobuhito Ikeuchi, Reina Tanaka, Junko Umeda, Ryosuke Tonozuka, Mitsuyoshi Honjo, Shuntaro Mukai, Mitsuru Fujita and Takao Itoi.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9570-9577. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9570.
Study of detection times for liver stiffness evaluation by shear wave elastography
Ze-Ping Huang, Xin-Ling Zhang, Jie Zeng, Jian Zheng, Ping Wang and Rong-Qin Zheng.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9578-9584. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9578.
Observational Study
Alterations in enterocyte mitochondrial respiratory function and enzyme activities in gastrointestinal dysfunction following brain injury
Ke-Jun Zhu, Hong Huang, Hui Chu, Hang Yu and Shi-Ming Zhang.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9585-9591. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9585.
Systematic Reviews
Atrial fibrillation in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease: A comprehensive review
Crina Roman, Stanislas Bruley des Varannes, Lucian Muresan, Alina Picos and Dan L Dumitrascu.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9592-9599. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9592.
Gene-diet interactions in gastric cancer risk: A systematic review
Jeongseon Kim, Young Ae Cho, Wook Jin Choi and Seung Hwa Jeong.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9600-9610. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9600.
Lifetime risk of esophageal adenocarcinoma in patients with Barrett's esophagus
Piers Gatenby, Christine Caygill, Christine Wall, Santanu Bhatacharjee, James Ramus, Anthony Watson and Marc Winslet.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9611-9617. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9611.
Case Report
Severe splenic rupture after colorectal endoscopic submucosal dissection
Alberto Herreros de Tejada, Luis Giménez-Alvira, Enrique Van den Brule, Rosario Sánchez-Yuste, Pilar Matallanos, Esther Blázquez, Jose L Calleja and Luis E Abreu.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9618-9620. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9618.
Undiagnosed Borrmann type II gastric cancer due to necrosis and regenerative epithelium
Joon Hur, Jae Hyuck Chang, Byung Kee Kim, Hoon Young Ko, Jong Hwan Lee, Soo Jeong Kim, Mi Ae Song, Tae Ho Kim, Chang Whan Kim and Sok Won Han.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9621-9625. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9621.
Primary colonic melanoma presenting as ileocecal intussusception: Case report and literature review
Wen-Xiang Li, Ye Wei, Yi Jiang, Ya-Lan Liu, Li Ren, Yun-Shi Zhong, Le-Chi Ye, De-Xiang Zhu, Wei-Xin Niu, Xin-Yu Qin and Jian-Min Xu.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9626-9630. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9626.
Letters To The Editor
Neutrophil-lymphocyte ratio is useful for the prognosis of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma
Huseyin Kayadibi, Erdim Sertoglu, Metin Uyanik and Serkan Tapan.
World J Gastroenterol 20(28):9631-9632. Published online 2014 July 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i28.9631.
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