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Antiproliferative effect of somatostatin analogs in gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors 
Jonathan Strosberg, Larry Kvols 
World J Gastroenterol 16(24):2963-2970. Published online Jun 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i24.2963
Gastrointestinal involvement in systemic lupus erythematosus: Insight into pathogenesis, diagnosis and treatment 
Xin-Ping Tian, Xuan Zhang 
World J Gastroenterol 16(24):2971-2977. Published online Jun 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i24.2971
Topic Highlight
Small intestinal bacterial overgrowth syndrome 
Jan Bures, Jiri Cyrany, Darina Kohoutova, Miroslav Förstl, Stanislav Rejchrt, Jaroslav Kvetina, Viktor Vorisek, Marcela Kopacova 
World J Gastroenterol 16(24):2978-2990. Published online Jun 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i24.2978
Observation
Mesenteric lymph node cavitation syndrome 
Hugh James Freeman 
World J Gastroenterol 16(24):2991-2993. Published online Jun 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i24.2991
Original Article
Emodin enhances alveolar epithelial barrier function in rats with experimental acute pancreatitis 
Xian-Ming Xia, Fang-Yu Wang, Zhen-Kai Wang, Hai-Jun Wan, Wen-An Xu, Heng Lu 
World J Gastroenterol 16(24):2994-3001. Published online Jun 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i24.2994
Sulforaphane protects liver injury induced by intestinal ischemia reperfusion through Nrf2-ARE pathway 
Hai-Dong Zhao, Feng Zhang, Gang Shen, Yu-Bing Li, Ying-Hua Li, Hui-Rong Jing, Ling-Fei Ma, Ji-Hong Yao, Xiao-Feng Tian 
World J Gastroenterol 16(24):3002-3010. Published online Jun 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i24.3002
Brief Article
Management of recto-vaginal fistulas after prosthetic reinforcement treatment for pelvic organ prolapse 
Mehdi Ouaïssi, Silvia Cresti, Urs Giger, Igor Sielezneff, Nicolas Pirrò, Bruno Berthet, Philippe Grandval, Bernard Consentino, Bernard Sastre 
World J Gastroenterol 16(24):3011-3015. Published online Jun 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i24.3011
Vitamin D receptor gene polymorphisms and hepatocellular carcinoma in alcoholic cirrhosis 
Edmondo Falleti, Davide Bitetto, Carlo Fabris, Annarosa Cussigh, Elisabetta Fontanini, Ezio Fornasiere, Elisa Fumolo, Sara Bignulin, Sara Cmet, Rosalba Minisini, Mario Pirisi, Pierluigi Toniutto 
World J Gastroenterol 16(24):3016-3024. Published online Jun 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i24.3016
Glycated hemoglobin and antidiabetic strategies as risk factors for hepatocellular carcinoma 
Valter Donadon, Massimiliano Balbi, Francesca Valent, Angelo Avogaro 
World J Gastroenterol 16(24):3025-3032. Published online Jun 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i24.3025
Helicobacter pylori in dental plaque and stomach of patients from Northern Brazil 
Mônica Baraúna Assumpção, Luisa Caricio Martins, Hivana Patricia Melo Barbosa, Katarine Antonia dos Santos Barile, Sintia Silva de Almeida, Paulo Pimentel Assumpção, Tereza Cristina de Oliveira Corvelo 
World J Gastroenterol 16(24):3033-3039. Published online Jun 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i24.3033
Predisposing factors and surgical outcome of complicated liver hydatid cysts 
Alper Akcan, Erdogan Sozuer, Hizir Akyildiz, Ahmet Ozturk, Altay Atalay, Zeki Yilmaz 
World J Gastroenterol 16(24):3040-3048. Published online Jun 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i24.3040
Is inconsistency of α-fetoprotein level a good prognosticator for hepatocellular carcinoma recurrence? 
Chung-Bao Hsieh, Teng-Wei Chen, Chi-Ming Chu, Heng-Cheng Chu, Cheng-Ping Yu, Kuo-Piao Chung 
World J Gastroenterol 16(24):3049-3055. Published online Jun 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i24.3049
Combined resection and radiofrequency ablation for multifocal hepatocellular carcinoma: Prognosis and outcomes 
Tan To Cheung, Kelvin K Ng, Kenneth S Chok, See Ching Chan, Ronnie T Poon, Chung Mau Lo, Sheung Tat Fan 
World J Gastroenterol 16(24):3056-3062. Published online Jun 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i24.3056
Evidence-based appraisal in laparoscopic Nissen and Toupet fundoplications for gastroesophageal reflux disease 
Cheng-Xiang Shan, Wei Zhang, Xiang-Min Zheng, Dao-Zhen Jiang, Sheng Liu, Ming Qiu 
World J Gastroenterol 16(24):3063-3071. Published online Jun 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i24.3063
Simultaneous detection of different serum pepsinogens and its primary application 
Jue Zhang, Ji-Zhong Guo, Hua-Long Xiao, Lan Zhu, Hai-Yan Liu, Yi Zhang, Biao Huang 
World J Gastroenterol 16(24):3072-3077. Published online Jun 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i24.3072
Construction and characterization of calreticulin-HBsAg fusion gene recombinant adenovirus expression vector 
Chun-Ling Ma, Gui-Bin Wang, Run-Guo Gu, Fang Wang 
World J Gastroenterol 16(24):3078-3082. Published online Jun 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i24.3078
Case Report
Obstructing fungal cholangitis complicating metal biliary stent placement in pancreatic cancer 
Brian Story, Michael Gluck 
World J Gastroenterol 16(24):3083-3086. Published online Jun 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i24.3083
Stone extraction balloon-guided repeat self-expanding metal stent placement 
Hyung Hun Kim, Jeong Seop Moon, Soo Hyung Ryu, Jung Hwan Lee, You Sun Kim 
World J Gastroenterol 16(24):3087-3090. Published online Jun 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i24.3087