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World J Gastroenterol. Aug 14, 2012; 18(30): 4004-4011
Published online Aug 14, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i30.4004
Faecal pyruvate kinase isoenzyme type M2 for colorectal cancer screening: A meta-analysis
Carolin Tonus, Markus Sellinger, Konrad Koss, Gero Neupert
Carolin Tonus, Gero Neupert, Asklepios Hospital North, General and Visceral Surgery, 22417 Hamburg, Germany
Markus Sellinger, Medical Practice for Gastroenterology Lusanum, 67061 Ludwigshafen, Germany
Konrad Koss, Department of Gastroenterology, Macclesfield District General Hospital, Macclesfield, Cheshire SK10 3BL, United Kingdom
Author contributions: Tonus C and Neupert G conducted the literature review and wrote the article; Sellinger M and Koss K reviewed the text and made significant revisions to drafts of this manuscript.
Correspondence to: Dr. Carolin Tonus, Professor, Asklepios Hospital North, General and Visceral Surgery, Tangstedter Landstrasse 400, 22417 Hamburg, Germany.
Telephone: +49-40-1818873667 Fax: +49-40-1818873112
Received: August 4, 2011
Revised: November 26, 2011
Accepted: April 22, 2012
Published online: August 14, 2012
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