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Pancreatic enzyme replacement therapy for pancreatic exocrine insufficiency in the 21st century 
Tony Trang, Johanna Chan, David Y Graham 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11467-11485. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11467
Topic Highlight
Small bowel adenocarcinoma and Crohn's disease: Any further ahead than 50 years ago? 
Caitlin Cahill, Philip H Gordon, Andrea Petrucci, Marylise Boutros 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11486-11495. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11486
Ulcerative colitis: From inflammation to cancer. Do estrogen receptors have a role? 
Mariabeatrice Principi, Michele Barone, Maria Pricci, Nicola De Tullio, Giuseppe Losurdo, Enzo Ierardi, Alfredo Di Leo 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11496-11504. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11496
Intestinal microbiota, probiotics and prebiotics in inflammatory bowel disease 
Rok Orel, Tina Kamhi Trop 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11505-11524. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11505
Clinical characteristics and treatment of inflammatory bowel disease: A comparison of Eastern and Western perspectives 
Soo Jung Park, Won Ho Kim, Jae Hee Cheon 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11525-11537. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11525
Transanal endoscopic surgery in rectal cancer 
Xavier Serra-Aracil, Laura Mora-Lopez, Manel Alcantara-Moral, Aleidis Caro-Tarrago, Carlos Javier Gomez-Diaz, Salvador Navarro-Soto 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11538-11545. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11538
Racial and ethnic disparities in gastric cancer outcomes: More important than surgical technique? 
Shaila J Merchant, Lily Li, Joseph Kim 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11546-11551. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11546
Metachronous gastric cancer after successful Helicobacter pylori eradication 
Akiko Shiotani, Ken Haruma, David Y Graham 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11552-11559. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11552
Cellular physiological approach for treatment of gastric cancer 
Atsushi Shiozaki, Daisuke Ichikawa, Eigo Otsuji, Yoshinori Marunaka 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11560-11566. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11560
What make differences in the outcome of adjuvant treatments for resected gastric cancer? 
Toshifusa Nakajima, Masashi Fujii 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11567-11573. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11567
Perspectives on new biomarkers in gastric cancer: Diagnostic and prognostic applications 
Danilo do Rosário Pinheiro, Wallax Augusto Silva Ferreira, Mariceli Baia Leão Barros, Mariana Diniz Araújo, Symara Rodrigues-Antunes, Bárbara do Nascimento Borges 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11574-11585. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11574
Towards personalized perioperative treatment for advanced gastric cancer 
Ru-Lin Miao, Ai-Wen Wu 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11586-11594. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11586
Chronic hepatitis B in 2014: Great therapeutic progress, large diagnostic deficit 
Claus Niederau 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11595-11617. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11595
Control of hepatitis B virus replication by interferons and Toll-like receptor signaling pathways 
Rong-Juan Pei, Xin-Wen Chen, Meng-Ji Lu 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11618-11629. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11618
Molecular mechanism of hepatitis B virus-induced hepatocarcinogenesis 
Mirko Tarocchi, Simone Polvani, Giada Marroncini, Andrea Galli 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11630-11640. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11630
Management of antiviral drug resistance in chronic hepatitis B 
Ki Bae Bang, Hong Joo Kim 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11641-11649. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11641
Phage display creates innovative applications to combat hepatitis B virus 
Wen Siang Tan, Kok Lian Ho 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11650-11670. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11650
Bacteriophages and their applications in the diagnosis and treatment of hepatitis B virus infection 
Babak Bakhshinejad, Majid Sadeghizadeh 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11671-11683. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11671
Diagnosis of alcoholic liver disease 
Cara Torruellas, Samuel W French, Valentina Medici 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11684-11699. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11684
Review
Advances in the management of peritoneal mesothelioma 
Ali Raza, Wei-Ching Huang, Kazuaki Takabe 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11700-11712. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11700
Bovine immunoglobulin protein isolates for the nutritional management of enteropathy 
Bryon W Petschow, Anthony T Blikslager, Eric M Weaver, Joy M Campbell, Javier Polo, Audrey L Shaw, Bruce P Burnett, Gerald L Klein, J Marc Rhoads 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11713-11726. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11713
MicroRNAs as novel predictive biomarkers and therapeutic targets in colorectal cancer 
Verena Stiegelbauer, Samantha Perakis, Alexander Deutsch, Hui Ling, Armin Gerger, Martin Pichler 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11727-11735. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11727
Minireviews
Impact of Clostridium difficile infection on inflammatory bowel disease outcome: A review 
Anca Trifan, Carol Stanciu, Oana Stoica, Irina Girleanu, Camelia Cojocariu 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11736-11742. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11736
Original Article
Impacts of common factors of life style on serum liver enzymes 
Joanna Danielsson, Päivikki Kangastupa, Tiina Laatikainen, Mauri Aalto, Onni Niemelä 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11743-11752. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11743
Osthol attenuates hepatic steatosis via decreased triglyceride synthesis not by insulin resistance 
Ho Hyun Nam, Dae Won Jun, Hye Joon Jeon, Jai Sun Lee, Waqar Khalid Saeed, Eun Kyung Kim 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11753-11761. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11753
Comparison of Abbott and Da-an real-time PCR for quantitating serum HBV DNA 
Ning Qiu, Rui Li, Jian-Guo Yu, Wen Yang, Wei Zhang, Yong An, Tong Li, Xue-En Liu, Hui Zhuang 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11762-11769. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11762
Connexin 32 and 43 promoter methylation in Helicobacter pylori-associated gastric tumorigenesis 
Yu Wang, Li-Hua Huang, Can-Xia Xu, Jing Xiao, Li Zhou, Dan Cao, Xiao-Min Liu, Yong Qi 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11770-11779. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11770
Research Report
Characterization of monocarboxylate transporter activity in hepatocellular carcinoma 
Venâncio A Alves, Céline Pinheiro, Filipa Morais-Santos, Aloisio Felipe-Silva, Adhemar Longatto-Filho, Fátima Baltazar 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11780-11787. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11780
Evidence-Based Medicine
PRSS1 and SPINK1 mutations in idiopathic chronic and recurrent acute pancreatitis 
Mario Pelaez-Luna, Guillermo Robles-Diaz, Samuel Canizales-Quinteros, Maria T Tusié-Luna 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11788-11792. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11788
Case Control Study
Molecular detection of monocyte chemotactic protein-1 polymorphism in spontaneous bacterial peritonitis patients 
Maysa Kamal Salama, Dina Sabry, Mohamed AS Al-Ghussein, Rasha Ahmed, Sayed AbdAllah, Fatma Mohamed Taha, Wael Fathy, Miriam Safwat Wadie, Mona Nabih, Amr Abul-Fotouh, Tarneem Darwish 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11793-11799. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11793
Clinical presentations of gastric small gastrointestinal stromal tumors mimics functional dyspepsia symptoms 
Qing-Xiang Yu, Zhan-Kun He, Jiang Wang, Chao Sun, Wei Zhao, Bang-Mao Wang 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11800-11807. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11800
Retrospective Study
Impact of medical therapy on patients with Crohn’s disease requiring surgical resection 
YT Nancy Fu, Thomas Hong, Andrew Round, Brian Bressler 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11808-11814. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11808
Non invasive blood flow measurement in cerebellum detects minimal hepatic encephalopathy earlier than psychometric tests 
Vicente Felipo, Amparo Urios, Carla Giménez-Garzó, Omar Cauli, Maria-Jesús Andrés-Costa, Olga González, Miguel A Serra, Javier Sánchez-González, Roberto Aliaga, Remedios Giner-Durán, Vicente Belloch, Carmina Montoliu 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11815-11825. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11815
Surgical failure after colonic stenting as a bridge to surgery 
Jung Ho Kim, Kwang An Kwon, Jong Joon Lee, Won-Suk Lee, Jeong-Heum Baek, Yoon Jae Kim, Jun-Won Chung, Kyoung Oh Kim, Dong Kyun Park, Ju Hyun Kim 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11826-11834. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11826
Parallel transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt for controlling portal hypertension complications in cirrhotic patients 
Fu-Liang He, Lei Wang, Zhen-Dong Yue, Hong-Wei Zhao, Fu-Quan Liu 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11835-11839. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11835
Identification of differential proteins in colorectal cancer cells treated with caffeic acid phenethyl ester 
Yu-Jun He, Wan-Ling Li, Bao-Hua Liu, Hui Dong, Zhi-Rong Mou, Yu-Zhang Wu 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11840-11849. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11840
Observational Study
Radiologic-pathologic correlation of three-dimensional shear-wave elastographic findings in assessing the liver ablation volume after radiofrequency ablation 
Katsutoshi Sugimoto, Hisashi Oshiro, Saori Ogawa, Mitsuyoshi Honjo, Takeshi Hara, Fuminori Moriyasu 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11850-11855. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11850
Role of multi-detector computed tomography for biliary complications after liver transplantation 
Xiao-Chun Meng, Wen-Sou Huang, Pei-Yi Xie, Xiu-Zhen Chen, Ming-Yue Cai, Hong Shan, Kang-Shun Zhu 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11856-11864. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11856
Association between serum alpha-fetoprotein levels and fatty liver disease: A cross-sectional study 
Ping Xu, Cheng-Fu Xu, Xing-Yong Wan, Chao-Hui Yu, Chao Shen, Peng Chen, Gen-Yun Xu, You-Ming Li 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11865-11870. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11865
Low immediate postoperative platelet count is associated with hepatic insufficiency after hepatectomy 
Hai-Qing Wang, Jian Yang, Jia-Yin Yang, Wen-Tao Wang, Lu-Nan Yan 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11871-11877. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11871
Randomized Controlled Trial
Influence of a probiotic mixture on antibiotic induced microbiota disturbances 
Sofia Forssten, Malkanthi Evans, Dale Wilson, Arthur C Ouwehand 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11878-11885. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11878
Meta-Analysis
S-1-based vs non-S-1-based chemotherapy in advanced gastric cancer: A meta-analysis 
Jian Yang, Yan Zhou, Ke Min, Qiang Yao, Chun-Ni Xu 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11886-11893. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11886
Case Report
Manifestations of gastrointestinal plasmablastic lymphoma: A case series with literature review 
Lynette Luria, Johnny Nguyen, Jun Zhou, Michael Jaglal, Lubomir Sokol, Jane L Messina, Domenico Coppola, Ling Zhang 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11894-11903. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11894
Total pancreatectomy for metachronous mixed acinar-ductal carcinoma in a remnant pancreas 
Tatsuya Shonaka, Mitsuhiro Inagaki, Hiromitsu Akabane, Naoyuki Yanagida, Hiroki Shomura, Nobuyuki Yanagawa, Kensuke Oikawa, Shiro Nakano 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11904-11909. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11904
Novel method to prevent gastric antral strictures after endoscopic submucosal dissection: Using triamcinolone 
Noriko Nishiyama, Hirohito Mori, Hideki Kobara, Kazi Rafiq, Shintaro Fujihara, Tae Matsunaga, Maki Ayaki, Tatsuo Yachida, Makoto Oryu, Tsutomu Masaki 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11910-11915. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11910
Two cases of neuroendocrine carcinoma of the gallbladder 
Hao Chen, Yan-Ying Shen, Xing-Zhi Ni 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11916-11920. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11916
Intestinal obstruction caused by extramedullary hematopoiesis and ascites in primary myelofibrosis 
Xiu-Qing Wei, Zong-Heng Zheng, Yi Jin, Jin Tao, Kodjo-Kunale Abassa, Zhuo-Fu Wen, Chun-Kui Shao, Hong-Bo Wei, Bin Wu 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11921-11926. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11921
Letters To The Editor
Pregnant inflammatory bowel disease patients may require counselling regarding live vaccines in newborns 
Adith Sekaran, Marie L Borum 
World J Gastroenterol 20(33):11927-11928. Published online Sep 7, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i33.11927