Comprehensive review of diagnostic modalities for early chronic pancreatitis
Qi-Chao Ge, Bao-Zhen Zhang, Yue Zhang, Yi-Dan Wang, Jing-Jing Zhang, Yu-Fan Wu, Si-Yu Sun, Jin-Tao Guo, Department of Gastroenterology, Shengjing Hospital of China Medical University, Shenyang 110004, Liaoning Province, China
Christoph F Dietrich, Department Allgemeine Innere Medizin, Salem und Permanence, Bern CH-3000, Switzerland
Manoop S Bhutani, Department of Gastrointestinal, Hepatology and Nutrition, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, United States
Author contributions: Ge QC performed the majority of writing and prepared the tables; Zhang Y and Zhang BZ provided inputs for this paper; Wang YD and Zhang JJ took part in the design of the outline; Wu YF coordinated the writing of the paper; Sun SY, Guo JT, Dietrich CF, and Bhutani MS were responsible for the revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content; all the authors read and gave their final approval of the version to be submitted.
Supported by National Natural Science Foundation of China, No. 81900601; Outstanding Scientific Fund of Shengjing Hospital, No. 201702; and University Innovation Team and Innovative Talent Support Program of Liaoning Province, No. LR2019073.
Conflict-of-interest statement: The authors declare no relevant conflict of interest for this manuscript.
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Corresponding author: Jin-Tao Guo, MD, PhD, Doctor, Department of Gastroenterology, Shengjing Hospital of China Medical University, No. 36 Sanhao Street, Shenyang 110004, Liaoning Province, China. firstname.lastname@example.org
Received: April 6, 2021
Peer-review started: April 6, 2021
First decision: May 27, 2021
Revised: June 3, 2021
Accepted: June 17, 2021
Article in press: June 17, 2021
Published online: July 21, 2021