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Role of taxanes in pancreatic cancer 
Carmen Belli, Stefano Cereda, Michele Reni 
World J Gastroenterol 18(33):4457-4465. Published online Sep 7, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i33.4457
Field Of Vision
Confounding factors affect the pathophysiology of eosinophilic esophagitis 
Yoram Elitsur 
World J Gastroenterol 18(33):4466-4469. Published online Sep 7, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i33.4466
Diagnostic criteria for autoimmune hepatitis in children: A challenge for pediatric hepatologists 
Priscila Menezes Ferri, Alexandre Rodrigues Ferreira, Débora Marques Miranda, Ana Cristina Simões e Silva 
World J Gastroenterol 18(33):4470-4473. Published online Sep 7, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i33.4470
Asymptomatic pancreatic lesions: New insights and clinical implications 
Martin Loos, Christoph W Michalski, Jörg Kleeff 
World J Gastroenterol 18(33):4474-4477. Published online Sep 7, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i33.4474
Opposite fates of fructose in the development of metabolic syndrome 
Marta Alegret, Juan C Laguna 
World J Gastroenterol 18(33):4478-4480. Published online Sep 7, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i33.4478
Entry of hepatitis C virus into the cell: A therapeutic target 
José Antonio Del Campo, Ángela Rojas, Manuel Romero-Gómez 
World J Gastroenterol 18(33):4481-4485. Published online Sep 7, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i33.4481
Topic Highlight
Early administration of branched-chain amino acid granules 
Toru Ishikawa 
World J Gastroenterol 18(33):4486-4490. Published online Sep 7, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i33.4486
Guidelines For Clinical Practice
Donation after cardio-circulatory death liver transplantation 
Hieu Le Dinh, Arnaud de Roover, Abdour Kaba, Séverine Lauwick, Jean Joris, Jean Delwaide, Pierre Honoré, Michel Meurisse, Olivier Detry 
World J Gastroenterol 18(33):4491-4506. Published online Sep 7, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i33.4491
Review
Surveillance for gastrointestinal malignancies 
Ashish K Tiwari, Heather S Laird-Fick, Ramesh K Wali, Hemant K Roy 
World J Gastroenterol 18(33):4507-4516. Published online Sep 7, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i33.4507
Management of chronic hepatitis B in pregnancy 
Guo-Rong Han, Chuan-Lu Xu, Wei Zhao, Yong-Feng Yang 
World J Gastroenterol 18(33):4517-4521. Published online Sep 7, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i33.4517
Original Article
Loss of fragile histidine triad and amplification of 1p36.22 and 11p15.5 in primary gastric adenocarcinomas 
Yuan-Yuan Liu, Hai-Ying Chen, Man-Li Zhang, Dan Tian, Shibo Li, Ji-Yun Lee 
World J Gastroenterol 18(33):4522-4532. Published online Sep 7, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i33.4522
Brief Article
FOLFIRI regimen in metastatic pancreatic adenocarcinoma resistant to gemcitabine and platinum-salts 
Cindy Neuzillet, Olivia Hentic, Benoît Rousseau, Vinciane Rebours, Léïla Bengrine-Lefèvre, Franck Bonnetain, Philippe Lévy, Eric Raymond, Philippe Ruszniewski, Christophe Louvet, Pascal Hammel 
World J Gastroenterol 18(33):4533-4541. Published online Sep 7, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i33.4533
Efficacy of a therapeutic strategy for eradication of Helicobacter pylori infection 
Giuliana Sereni, Francesco Azzolini, Lorenzo Camellini, Debora Formisano, Francesco Decembrino, Veronica Iori, Cristiana Tioli, Maurizio Cavina, Francesco Di Mario, Giuliano Bedogni, Romano Sassatelli 
World J Gastroenterol 18(33):4542-4548. Published online Sep 7, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i33.4542
Lack of CD44 variant 6 expression in rectal cancer invasive front associates with early recurrence 
Suvi Tuulia Avoranta, Eija Annika Korkeila, Kari Juhani Syrjänen, Seppo Olavi Pyrhönen, Jari Toivo Tapio Sundström 
World J Gastroenterol 18(33):4549-4556. Published online Sep 7, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i33.4549
Characteristics of intestinal pseudo-obstruction in patients with mitochondrial diseases 
Yusuke Sekino, Masahiko Inamori, Eiji Yamada, Hidenori Ohkubo, Eiji Sakai, Takuma Higurashi, Hiroshi Iida, Kunihiro Hosono, Hiroki Endo, Takashi Nonaka, Hirokazu Takahashi, Tomoko Koide, Yasunobu Abe, Eiji Gotoh, Shigeru Koyano, Yoshiyuki Kuroiwa, Shin Maeda, Atsushi Nakajima 
World J Gastroenterol 18(33):4557-4562. Published online Sep 7, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i33.4557
Effect of composite yogurt enriched with acacia fiber and Bifidobacterium lactis 
Yang Won Min, Sang Un Park, Yeon Sil Jang, Young-Ho Kim, Poong-Lyul Rhee, Seo Hyun Ko, Nami Joo, Sun Im Kim, Cheol-Hyun Kim, Dong Kyung Chang 
World J Gastroenterol 18(33):4563-4569. Published online Sep 7, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i33.4563
Reduction of gastrointestinal motility by unilateral thyroparathyroidectomy plus subdiaphragmatic vagotomy in rats 
Jun Ho Lee, Oh Deog Kwon, Seon Ho Ahn, Keun Han Choi, Ji Hye Park, Seoul Lee, Bong Kyu Choi, Kyu Yong Jung 
World J Gastroenterol 18(33):4570-4577. Published online Sep 7, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i33.4570
Does immunohistochemical staining have a clinical impact in early gastric cancer conducted endoscopic submucosal dissection? 
Seong Ran Jeon, Joo Young Cho, Gene Hyun Bok, Tae Hee Lee, Hyun Gun Kim, Won Young Cho, So Young Jin, Yeon Soo Kim 
World J Gastroenterol 18(33):4578-4584. Published online Sep 7, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i33.4578
Spectral analysis of bowel sounds in intestinal obstruction using an electronic stethoscope 
Siok Siong Ching, Yih Kai Tan 
World J Gastroenterol 18(33):4585-4592. Published online Sep 7, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i33.4585
Stopping or reducing dietary fiber intake reduces constipation and its associated symptoms 
Kok-Sun Ho, Charmaine You Mei Tan, Muhd Ashik Mohd Daud, Francis Seow-Choen 
World J Gastroenterol 18(33):4593-4596. Published online Sep 7, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i33.4593
Gastric mucin expression in Helicobacter pylori-related, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug-related and idiopathic ulcers 
Doron Boltin, Marisa Halpern, Zohar Levi, Alex Vilkin, Sara Morgenstern, Samuel B Ho, Yaron Niv 
World J Gastroenterol 18(33):4597-4603. Published online Sep 7, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i33.4597
What MELD score mandates use of entecavir for ACLF-HBV HBeAg-negative patients? 
Ying Yan, Li Mai, Yu-Bao Zheng, Shao-Quan Zhang, Wen-Xiong Xu, Zhi-Liang Gao, Wei-Min Ke 
World J Gastroenterol 18(33):4604-4609. Published online Sep 7, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i33.4604
Side population cells isolated from KATO III human gastric cancer cell line have cancer stem cell-like characteristics 
Jun-Jun She, Peng-Ge Zhang, Xuan Wang, Xiang-Ming Che, Zi-Ming Wang 
World J Gastroenterol 18(33):4610-4617. Published online Sep 7, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i33.4610
7-difluoromethoxyl-5,4’-di-n-octylgenistein inhibits growth of gastric cancer cells through downregulating forkhead box M1 
Hong-Lin Xiang, Fei Liu, Mei-Fang Quan, Jian-Guo Cao, Yuan Lv 
World J Gastroenterol 18(33):4618-4626. Published online Sep 7, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i33.4618
Case Report
A case report of abdominal distention caused by herpes zoster 
Su-Rong Zhou, Chuan-Yu Liu 
World J Gastroenterol 18(33):4627-4628. Published online Sep 7, 2012. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i33.4627