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Controlling postoperative ileus by vagal activation 
Tim Lubbers, Wim Buurman, Misha Luyer 
World J Gastroenterol 16(14):1683-1687. Published online Apr 14, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i14.1683
Safe procedure in endoscopic submucosal dissection for colorectal tumors focused on preventing complications 
Naohisa Yoshida, Nobuaki Yagi, Yuji Naito, Toshikazu Yoshikawa 
World J Gastroenterol 16(14):1688-1695. Published online Apr 14, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i14.1688
Topic Highlight
Recent trends in the treatment of well-differentiated endocrine carcinoma of the small bowel 
Gilles Poncet, Jean-Luc Faucheron, Thomas Walter 
World J Gastroenterol 16(14):1696-1706. Published online Apr 14, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i14.1696
Review
Walled-off pancreatic necrosis 
Michael Stamatakos, Charikleia Stefanaki, Konstantinos Kontzoglou, Spyros Stergiopoulos, Georgios Giannopoulos, Michael Safioleas 
World J Gastroenterol 16(14):1707-1712. Published online Apr 14, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i14.1707
Pathologic research update of colorectal neuroendocrine tumors 
Shu-Juan Ni, Wei-Qi Sheng, Xiang Du 
World J Gastroenterol 16(14):1713-1719. Published online Apr 14, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i14.1713
Original Article
Real-time sono-elastography in the diagnosis of diffuse liver diseases 
Dan Ionuţ Gheonea, Adrian Săftoiu, Tudorel Ciurea, Florin Gorunescu, Sevastiţa Iordache, Gabriel Lucian Popescu, Smaranda Belciug, Marina Gorunescu, Larisa Săndulescu 
World J Gastroenterol 16(14):1720-1726. Published online Apr 14, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i14.1720
Effectiveness of narrow-band imaging magnification for invasion depth in early colorectal cancer 
Masakatsu Fukuzawa, Yutaka Saito, Takahisa Matsuda, Toshio Uraoka, Takao Itoi, Fuminori Moriyasu 
World J Gastroenterol 16(14):1727-1734. Published online Apr 14, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i14.1727
Expression of nesfatin-1/NUCB2 in rodent digestive system 
Ai-Qing Zhang, Xue-Liang Li, Chun-Ying Jiang, Lin Lin, Rui-Hua Shi, Jian-De Chen, Yutaka Oomura 
World J Gastroenterol 16(14):1735-1741. Published online Apr 14, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i14.1735
Brief Article
Current surgical treatment of diverticular disease in the Netherlands 
Annelien N Morks, Bastiaan R Klarenbeek, Elvira R Flikweert, Donald L van der Peet, Thomas M Karsten, Eric H Eddes, Miguel A Cuesta, Peter W de Graaf 
World J Gastroenterol 16(14):1742-1746. Published online Apr 14, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i14.1742
Successful antiviral therapy is associated with a decrease of serum prohepcidin in chronic hepatitis C 
Jerzy Jaroszewicz, Magdalena Rogalska, Iwona Flisiak, Robert Flisiak 
World J Gastroenterol 16(14):1747-1752. Published online Apr 14, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i14.1747
NOD2/CARD15, ATG16L1 and IL23R gene polymorphisms and childhood-onset of Crohn’s disease 
Maria Gazouli, Ioanna Pachoula, Ioanna Panayotou, Gerassimos Mantzaris, George Chrousos, Nicholas P Anagnou, Eleftheria Roma-Giannikou 
World J Gastroenterol 16(14):1753-1758. Published online Apr 14, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i14.1753
Endoscopic submucosal dissection in dogs in a World Gastroenterology Organisation training center 
Miguel A Tanimoto, Gonzalo Torres-Villalobos, Rikiya Fujita, Patricio Santillan-Doherty, Jorge Albores-Saavedra, German Gutierrez, Luis A Martin-del-Campo, Carlos Bravo-Reyna, Octavio Villanueva, Jose J Villalobos, Misael Uribe, Miguel A Valdovinos 
World J Gastroenterol 16(14):1759-1764. Published online Apr 14, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i14.1759
Hepatitis B-related events in autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation recipients 
Özcan Çeneli, Zübeyde Nur Özkurt, Kadir Acar, Seyyal Rota, Şahika Zeynep Akı, Zeynep Arzu Yeğin, Münci Yağcı, Seren Özenirler, Gülsan Türköz Sucak 
World J Gastroenterol 16(14):1765-1771. Published online Apr 14, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i14.1765
Identification of cerebral response to balloon distention of the bile duct 
Jin Kan Sai, Masafumi Suyama, Yoshihiro Kubokawa, Yuuji Matsumura, Koichi Inami, Sumio Watanabe, Eiji Kirino 
World J Gastroenterol 16(14):1772-1775. Published online Apr 14, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i14.1772
Efficacy of early treatment with infliximab in pediatric Crohn’s disease 
Jong Seung Lee, Jee Hyun Lee, Ji Hyuk Lee, Hye Jin Lee, Mi Jin Kim, Hae Jeong Lee, Yon Ho Choe 
World J Gastroenterol 16(14):1776-1781. Published online Apr 14, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i14.1776
Diabetic factors associated with gastrointestinal symptoms in patients with type 2 diabetes 
Jeong Hwan Kim, Hyung Seok Park, Soon Young Ko, Sung Noh Hong, In-Kyung Sung, Chan Sub Shim, Kee-Ho Song, Dong-Lim Kim, Sook Kyung Kim, Jeeyoung Oh 
World J Gastroenterol 16(14):1782-1787. Published online Apr 14, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i14.1782
Inflammatory cytokine gene polymorphisms increase the risk of atrophic gastritis and intestinal metaplasia 
Zhong-Wu Li, Ying Wu, Yu Sun, Lu-Ying Liu, Meng-Meng Tian, Guo-Shuang Feng, Wei-Cheng You, Ji-You Li 
World J Gastroenterol 16(14):1788-1794. Published online Apr 14, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i14.1788
Case Report
Does (supra)gastric belching trigger recurrent hiccups? 
Wim P Hopman, Mariëtte C van Kouwen, André J Smout 
World J Gastroenterol 16(14):1795-1799. Published online Apr 14, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i14.1795
Surgical spacer placement and proton radiotherapy for unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma 
Shohei Komatsu, Yuichi Hori, Takumi Fukumoto, Masao Murakami, Yoshio Hishikawa, Yonson Ku 
World J Gastroenterol 16(14):1800-1803. Published online Apr 14, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i14.1800
Intestinal anisakiasis can cause intussusception in adults: An extremely rare condition 
Tomofumi Miura, Akira Iwaya, Takao Shimizu, Junpei Tsuchiya, Junichiro Nakamura, Satoshi Yamada, Tsutomu Miura, Masahiko Yanagi, Hiroyuki Usuda, Iwao Emura, Toru Takahashi 
World J Gastroenterol 16(14):1804-1807. Published online Apr 14, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i14.1804
Gastrointestinal stromal tumor of stomach with inguinal lymph nodes metastasis: A case report 
Qin Zhang, Ji-Wei Yu, Wei-Li Yang, Xiao-Sun Liu, Ji-Ren Yu 
World J Gastroenterol 16(14):1808-1810. Published online Apr 14, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i14.1808