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Diagnosis of spontaneous bacterial peritonitis: An update on leucocyte esterase reagent strips 
Anastasios Koulaouzidis 
World J Gastroenterol 17(9):1091-1094. Published online Mar 7, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i9.1091
Molecular mechanism of glucocorticoid resistance in inflammatory bowel disease 
Sara De Iudicibus, Raffaella Franca, Stefano Martelossi, Alessandro Ventura, Giuliana Decorti 
World J Gastroenterol 17(9):1095-1108. Published online Mar 7, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i9.1095
Topic Highlight
Digestive oncologist in the gastroenterology training curriculum 
Chris Jacob Johan Mulder, Marc Peeters, Annemieke Cats, Anna Dahele, Jochim Terhaar sive Droste 
World J Gastroenterol 17(9):1109-1115. Published online Mar 7, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i9.1109
Review
Recent results of laparoscopic surgery in inflammatory bowel disease 
Hermann Kessler, Jonas Mudter, Werner Hohenberger 
World J Gastroenterol 17(9):1116-1125. Published online Mar 7, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i9.1116
Original Article
CT diagnosis of recurrence after pancreatic cancer: Is there a pattern? 
Tobias Heye, Nicola Zausig, Miriam Klauss, Reinhard Singer, Jens Werner, Götz Martin Richter, Hans-Ulrich Kauczor, Lars Grenacher 
World J Gastroenterol 17(9):1126-1134. Published online Mar 7, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i9.1126
Octreotide ameliorates gastric lesions in chronically mild stressed rats 
Noha N Nassar, Mona F Schaalan, Hala F Zaki, Dalaal M Abdallah 
World J Gastroenterol 17(9):1135-1142. Published online Mar 7, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i9.1135
Effects of prostaglandin F on small intestinal interstitial cells of Cajal 
Chan Guk Park, Young Dae Kim, Man Yoo Kim, Jae Woong Koh, Jae Yeoul Jun, Cheol Ho Yeum, Insuk So, Seok Choi 
World J Gastroenterol 17(9):1143-1151. Published online Mar 7, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i9.1143
Hepatoma cell line HepG2.2.15 demonstrates distinct biological features compared with parental HepG2 
Ran Zhao, Tian-Zhen Wang, Dan Kong, Lei Zhang, Hong-Xue Meng, Yang Jiang, Yi-Qi Wu, Zu-Xi Yu, Xiao-Ming Jin 
World J Gastroenterol 17(9):1152-1159. Published online Mar 7, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i9.1152
Brief Article
Gastroesophageal reflux disease management according to contemporary international guidelines: A translational study 
Fabio Pace, Gabriele Riegler, Annalisa de Leone, Patrizia Dominici, Enzo Grossi, the EMERGE Study Group 
World J Gastroenterol 17(9):1160-1166. Published online Mar 7, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i9.1160
Interleukin-24 is correlated with differentiation and lymph node numbers in rectal cancer 
Youngmin Choi, Mee-Sook Roh, Young-Seoub Hong, Hyung-Sik Lee, Won-Joo Hur 
World J Gastroenterol 17(9):1167-1173. Published online Mar 7, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i9.1167
Long-term efficacy of infliximab maintenance therapy for perianal Crohn’s disease 
Motoi Uchino, Hiroki Ikeuchi, Toshihiro Bando, Hiroki Matsuoka, Yoshio Takesue, Yoshiko Takahashi, Takayuki Matsumoto, Naohiro Tomita 
World J Gastroenterol 17(9):1174-1179. Published online Mar 7, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i9.1174
Prognostic factors of T4 gastric cancer patients undergoing potentially curative resection 
Naoto Fukuda, Yasuyuki Sugiyama, Joji Wada 
World J Gastroenterol 17(9):1180-1184. Published online Mar 7, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i9.1180
Diagnostic value of antigenemia assay for cytomegalovirus gastrointestinal disease in immunocompromised patients 
Naoyoshi Nagata, Masao Kobayakawa, Takuro Shimbo, Kazufusa Hoshimoto, Tomoyuki Yada, Takuji Gotoda, Junichi Akiyama, Shinichi Oka, Naomi Uemura 
World J Gastroenterol 17(9):1185-1191. Published online Mar 7, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i9.1185
Strong expression of CD133 is associated with increased cholangiocarcinoma progression 
Kawin Leelawat, Taweesak Thongtawee, Siriluck Narong, Somboon Subwongcharoen, Sa-ad Treepongkaruna 
World J Gastroenterol 17(9):1192-1198. Published online Mar 7, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i9.1192
Prevalence and risk factors of asymptomatic peptic ulcer disease in Taiwan 
Fu-Wei Wang, Ming-Shium Tu, Guang-Yuan Mar, Hung-Yi Chuang, Hsien-Chung Yu, Lung-Chih Cheng, Ping-I Hsu 
World J Gastroenterol 17(9):1199-1203. Published online Mar 7, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i9.1199
Coffee drinking and pancreatic cancer risk: A meta-analysis of cohort studies 
Jie Dong, Jian Zou, Xiao-Feng Yu 
World J Gastroenterol 17(9):1204-1210. Published online Mar 7, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i9.1204
p53 codon 72 polymorphism and liver cancer susceptibility: A meta-analysis of epidemiologic studies 
Xi Chen, Fei Liu, Bo Li, Yong-Gang Wei, Lv-Nan Yan, Tian-Fu Wen 
World J Gastroenterol 17(9):1211-1218. Published online Mar 7, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i9.1211
Metastasis-associated protein 1 induces VEGF-C and facilitates lymphangiogenesis in colorectal cancer 
Bin Du, Zhen-Yu Yang, Xue-Yun Zhong, Mao Fang, Yong-Rong Yan, Guo-Long Qi, Yun-Long Pan, Xu-Long Zhou 
World J Gastroenterol 17(9):1219-1226. Published online Mar 7, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i9.1219
TP53 Arg72Pro polymorphism is associated with esophageal cancer risk: A meta-analysis 
De-Ke Jiang, Lei Yao, Wen-Zhang Wang, Bo Peng, Wei-Hua Ren, Xian-Mei Yang, Long Yu 
World J Gastroenterol 17(9):1227-1233. Published online Mar 7, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i9.1227
Case Report
Helicobacter pylori-negative Russell body gastritis: Case report 
Alessandro Del Gobbo, Luca Elli, Paola Braidotti, Franca Di Nuovo, Silvano Bosari, Solange Romagnoli 
World J Gastroenterol 17(9):1234-1236. Published online Mar 7, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i9.1234