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Editorial
Endoscopic mucosal resection of early gastric cancer: Experiences in Korea 
Jun Haeng Lee, Jae J Kim 
World J Gastroenterol 13(27):3657-3661. Published online Jul 21, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i27.3657
Role of endoscopic ultrasound in diagnosis and therapy of pancreatic adenocarcinoma 
Joseph Boujaoude 
World J Gastroenterol 13(27):3662-3666. Published online Jul 21, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i27.3662
Commentary
Preventing physician quality of life from impinging on patient quality of care: Weakening the weekend effect 
Marc D Basson 
World J Gastroenterol 13(27):3667-3670. Published online Jul 21, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i27.3667
Topic Highlight
How helpful is capsule endoscopy to surgeons? 
Osman Ersoy, Bulent Sivri, Yusuf Bayraktar 
World J Gastroenterol 13(27):3671-3676. Published online Jul 21, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i27.3671
Viral Hepatitis
Platelet aggregation is affected by nitrosothiols in patients with chronic hepatitis: In vivo and in vitro studies 
A Federico, A Filippelli, M Falciani, C Tuccillo, A Tiso, A Floreani, R Naccarato, F Rossi, C Del Vecchio Blanco, C Loguercio 
World J Gastroenterol 13(27):3677-3683. Published online Jul 21, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i27.3677
Basic Research
Experimental small bowel preservation using Polysol: A new alternative to University of Wisconsin solution, Celsior and histidine-tryptophan-ketoglutarate solution? 
Lai Wei, Koichiro Hata, Benedict Marie Doorschodt, Reinhard Büttner, Thomas Minor, René H Tolba 
World J Gastroenterol 13(27):3684-3691. Published online Jul 21, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i27.3684
Experimental small bowel preservation using Polysol: A new alternative to University of Wisconsin solution, Celsior and histidine-tryptophan-ketoglutarate solution? 
Lai Wei, Koichiro Hata, Benedict Marie Doorschodt, Reinhard Büttner, Thomas Minor, René H Tolba 
World J Gastroenterol 13(27):3684-3691. Published online Jul 21, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i27.3864
Protective effects of ischemic preconditioning and application of lipoic acid prior to 90 min of hepatic ischemia in a rat model 
Friedrich Duenschede, Kirsten Erbes, Nina Riegler, Patrick Ewald, Achim Kircher, Stefanie Westermann, Arno Schad, Imke Miesmer, Simon Albrecht-Schöck, Ines Gockel, Alexandra K Kiemer, Theodor Junginger 
World J Gastroenterol 13(27):3692-3698. Published online Jul 21, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i27.3692
Abnormal endogenous pain modulation and somatic and visceral hypersensitivity in female patients with irritable bowel syndrome 
Clive H Wilder-Smith, Joan Robert-Yap 
World J Gastroenterol 13(27):3699-3704. Published online Jul 21, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i27.3699
Clinical Research
Healing property of the Piper betel phenol, allylpyrocatechol against indomethacin-induced stomach ulceration and mechanism of action 
S Bhattacharya, D Banerjee, AK Bauri, S Chattopadhyay, SK Bandyopadhyay 
World J Gastroenterol 13(27):3705-3713. Published online Jul 21, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i27.3705
Evaluation of clinical relevance of examining K-ras, p16 and p53 mutations along with allelic losses at 9p and 18q in EUS-guided fine needle aspiration samples of patients with chronic pancreatitis and pancreatic cancer 
C Salek, L Benesova, M Zavoral, V Nosek, L Kasperova, M Ryska, R Strnad, E Traboulsi, M Minarik 
World J Gastroenterol 13(27):3714-3720. Published online Jul 21, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i27.3714
Rapid Communication
Factors determining delay in relaparotomy for anastomotic leakage after colorectal resection 
A Doeksen, PJ Tanis, BC Vrouenraets, JJB Lanschot van, WF Tets van 
World J Gastroenterol 13(27):3721-3725. Published online Jul 21, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i27.3721
Association of ezrin expression in intestinal and diffuse gastric carcinoma with clinicopathological parameters and tumor type 
Nebil Bal, Sedat Yildirim, Tarik Z Nursal, Filiz Bolat, Fazilet Kayaselçuk 
World J Gastroenterol 13(27):3726-3729. Published online Jul 21, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i27.3726
Significant increase in HBV, HCV, HIV and syphilis infections among blood donors in West Bengal, Eastern India 2004-2005: Exploratory screening reveals high frequency of occult HBV infection 
Prasun Bhattacharya, Partha Kumar Chandra, Sibnarayan Datta, Arup Banerjee, Subhashish Chakraborty, Krishnan Rajendran, Subir Kumar Basu, Sujit Kumar Bhattacharya, Runu Chakravarty 
World J Gastroenterol 13(27):3730-3733. Published online Jul 21, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i27.3730
Comparison of early pre-cutting vs standard technique for biliary cannulation in endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography: A personal experience 
Kannikar Laohavichitra, Thawatchai Akaraviputh, Asada Methasate, Somchai Leelakusolvong, Udom Kachintorn 
World J Gastroenterol 13(27):3734-3737. Published online Jul 21, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i27.3734
Is prophylactic placement of drains necessary after subtotal gastrectomy? 
Manoj Kumar, Seung Bong Yang, Vijay Kumar Jaiswal, Jay N Shah, Manish Shreshtha, Rajesh Gongal 
World J Gastroenterol 13(27):3738-3741. Published online Jul 21, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i27.3738
Cross-reactivity of anti-H pylori antibodies with membrane antigens of human erythrocytes 
Feng-Hua Guo, Xiao-Mei Yan, Chun-Xiang Fan, Fei Zhao, Yuan Hu, Di Xiao, Xun Zeng, Mao-Jun Zhang, Li-Hua He, Fan-Ling Meng, Jian-Zhong Zhang 
World J Gastroenterol 13(27):3742-3746. Published online Jul 21, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i27.3742
Novel mutations and sequence variants in exons 3-9 of human T Cell Factor-4 gene in sporadic rectal cancer patients stratified by microsatellite instability 
Wen-Jian Meng, Ling Wang, Chao Tian, Yong-Yang Yu, Bing Zhou, Jun Gu, Qing-Jie Xia, Xiao-Feng Sun, Yuan Li, Rong Wang, Xue-Lian Zheng, Zong-Guang Zhou 
World J Gastroenterol 13(27):3747-3751. Published online Jul 21, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i27.3747
Donor safety in adult living donor liver transplantation using the right lobe: Single center experience in China 
Fu-Gui Li, Lu-Nan Yan, Yong Zeng, Jia-Yin Yang, Qi-Yuan Lin, Xiao-Zhong Jiang, Bin Liu 
World J Gastroenterol 13(27):3752-3755. Published online Jul 21, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i27.3752
Case Report
An unreported complication of acute pancreatitis 
G Muthukumarasamy, V Shanmugam, SR Yule, R Ravindran 
World J Gastroenterol 13(27):3756-3757. Published online Jul 21, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i27.3756
Diagnostic approach using endosonography guided fine needle aspiration for lymphadenopathy in primary sclerosing cholangitis 
Shintaro Tsukinaga, Hiroo Imazu, Yujiro Uchiyama, Hiroshi Kakutani, Akira Kuramoti, Masayuki Kato, Keisuke Kanazawa, Tsuyoshi Kobayashi, Yasuyuki Searashi, Hisao Tajiri 
World J Gastroenterol 13(27):3758-3759. Published online Jul 21, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i27.3758
Eosinophilic cholecystitis along with pericarditis caused by Ascaris lumbricoides: A case report 
Kosuke Kaji, Hitoshi Yoshiji, Masahide Yoshikawa, Masaharu Yamazaki, Yasuhide Ikenaka, Ryuichi Noguchi, Masayoshi Sawai, Masatoshi Ishikawa, Tsuyoshi Mashitani, Mitsuteru Kitade, Hideto Kawaratani, Masahito Uemura, Junichi Yamao, Masao Fujimoto, Akira Mitoro, Masahisa Toyohara, Motoyuki Yoshida, Hiroshi Fukui 
World J Gastroenterol 13(27):3760-3762. Published online Jul 21, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i27.3760
Endoscopic resection of carcinoid of the minor duodenal papilla 
Takao Itoi, Atsushi Sofuni, Fumihide Itokawa, Takayoshi Tsuchiya, Toshio Kurihara, Fuminori Moriyasu 
World J Gastroenterol 13(27):3763-3764. Published online Jul 21, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i27.3763
Inflammatory fibroid polyp occurring in the transverse colon diagnosed by endoscopic biopsy 
Shoji Hirasaki, Minoru Matsubara, Fusao Ikeda, Hideaki Taniguchi, Seiyuu Suzuki 
World J Gastroenterol 13(27):3765-3766. Published online Jul 21, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i27.3765
Combination of thrombolytic therapy and angioplastic stent insertion in a patient with Budd-Chiari syndrome 
Fatemi Reza, Daryani E Naser, Ganaati Hossein, Zahmatkesh Mehrdad 
World J Gastroenterol 13(27):3767-3769. Published online Jul 21, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i27.3767
Double common bile duct: A case report 
Srdjan P Djuranovic, Milenko B Ugljesic, Nenad S Mijalkovic, Viktorija A Korneti, Nada V Kovacevic, Tamara M Alempijevic, Slaven V Radulovic, Dragan V Tomic, Milan M Spuran 
World J Gastroenterol 13(27):3770-3772. Published online Jul 21, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i27.3770
Malignant lymphoma of spleen presenting as acute pancreatitis: A case report 
Chao-Ming Wu, Lung-Chih Cheng, Gin-Ho Lo, Kwok-Hung Lai, Chia-Ling Cheng, Wen-Cheng Pan 
World J Gastroenterol 13(27):3773-3775. Published online Jul 21, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i27.3773
Congenital bronchoesophageal fistula in an adult: A case report 
Lei Su, Xiu-Qin Wei, Xiu-Yi Zhi, Qing-Sheng Xu, Ting Ma 
World J Gastroenterol 13(27):3776-3777. Published online Jul 21, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i27.3776