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Review
Role of the diet as a link between oxidative stress and liver diseases 
Teresa Arrigo, Salvatore Leonardi, Caterina Cuppari, Sara Manti, Angela Lanzafame, Gabriella D’Angelo, Eloisa Gitto, Lucia Marseglia, Carmelo Salpietro 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):384-395. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.384
Emerging concepts in liver graft preservation 
Mohamed Bejaoui, Eirini Pantazi, Emma Folch-Puy, Pedro M Baptista, Agustín García-Gil, René Adam, Joan Roselló-Catafau 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):396-407. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.396
Management of hepatitis C in patients with chronic kidney disease 
Roberto J Carvalho-Filho, Ana Cristina CA Feldner, Antonio Eduardo B Silva, Maria Lucia G Ferraz 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):408-422. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.408
Minireviews
Magnetic resonance imaging based rectal cancer classification: Landmarks and technical standardization 
Sami Alasari, Daero Lim, Nam Kyu Kim 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):423-431. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.423
Gastric foregut cystic developmental malformation: Case series and literature review 
Yan-Hua Geng, Chang-Xing Wang, Jiang-Tao Li, Qing-Yu Chen, Xiu-Zhen Li, Hao Pan 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):432-438. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.432
Basic Study
Increased density of tolerogenic dendritic cells in the small bowel mucosa of celiac patients 
Tamara Vorobjova, Oivi Uibo, Kaire Heilman, Raivo Uibo 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):439-452. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.439
Aberrant EphB/ephrin-B expression in experimental gastric lesions and tumor cells 
Shintaro Uchiyama, Noritaka Saeki, Kazushige Ogawa 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):453-464. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.453
Butein effects in colitis and interleukin-6/signal transducer and activator of transcription 3 expression 
Sehe Dong Lee, Jung Wan Choe, Beom Jae Lee, Myoung Hee Kang, Moon Kyung Joo, Ji Hoon Kim, Jong Eun Yeon, Jong-Jae Park, Jae Seon Kim, Young-Tae Bak 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):465-474. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.465
Chemokine ligand 20 enhances progression of hepatocellular carcinoma via epithelial-mesenchymal transition 
Ke-Zhu Hou, Zhi-Qiang Fu, Hua Gong 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):475-483. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.475
Glucagon-like peptide-2 protects impaired intestinal mucosal barriers in obstructive jaundice rats 
Jun Chen, Jia-Tian Dong, Xiao-Jing Li, Ye Gu, Zhi-Jian Cheng, Yuan-Kun Cai 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):484-490. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.484
E2F-1 overexpression inhibits human gastric cancer MGC-803 cell growth in vivo 
Wei-Yuan Wei, Lin-Hai Yan, Xiao-Tong Wang, Lei Li, Wen-Long Cao, Xiao-Shi Zhang, Ze-Xu Zhan, Han Yu, Yu-Bo Xie, Qiang Xiao 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):491-501. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.491
Case Control Study
Hepatitis B virus infection, diabetes mellitus, and their synergism for cholangiocarcinoma development: A case-control study in Korea 
Ban Seok Lee, Eun-Cheol Park, Seung Woo Park, Chung Mo Nam, Jaehoon Roh 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):502-510. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.502
miRNA-103: Molecular link between insulin resistance and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease 
Qian Xu, Ying Li, Yong-Fang Shang, Hui-Ling Wang, Min-Xiu Yao 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):511-516. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.511
Retrospective Study
Assessment of liver ablation using cone beam computed tomography 
Mohamed Abdel-Rehim, Maxime Ronot, Annie Sibert, Valérie Vilgrain 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):517-524. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.517
Patient age and duration of colonoscopy are predictors for adenoma detection in both proximal and distal colon 
Peter Klare, Stefan Ascher, Alexander Hapfelmeier, Petra Wolf, Analena Beitz, Roland M Schmid, Stefan von Delius 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):525-532. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.525
Thrombomodulin in the management of acute cholangitis-induced disseminated intravascular coagulation 
Keigo Suetani, Chiaki Okuse, Kazunari Nakahara, Yosuke Michikawa, Yohei Noguchi, Midori Suzuki, Ryo Morita, Nozomi Sato, Masaki Kato, Fumio Itoh 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):533-540. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.533
Mutations of pre-core and basal core promoter before and after hepatitis B e antigen seroconversion 
Nozomi Kamijo, Akihiro Matsumoto, Takeji Umemura, Soichiro Shibata, Yuki Ichikawa, Takefumi Kimura, Michiharu Komatsu, Eiji Tanaka 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):541-548. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.541
Histological mixed-type as an independent prognostic factor in stage I gastric carcinoma 
Shuhei Komatsu, Daisuke Ichikawa, Mahito Miyamae, Hiroki Shimizu, Hirotaka Konishi, Atsushi Shiozaki, Hitoshi Fujiwara, Kazuma Okamoto, Mitsuo Kishimoto, Eigo Otsuji 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):549-555. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.549
Computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging evaluation of lymph node metastasis in early colorectal cancer 
Joonsung Choi, Soon Nam Oh, Dong-Myung Yeo, Won Kyung Kang, Chan-Kwon Jung, Sang Woo Kim, Michael Yong Park 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):556-562. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.556
Impression of prognosis regarding pathologic stage after preoperative chemoradiotherapy in rectal cancer 
Kyungyeon Hwang, In Ja Park, Chang Sik Yu, Seok-Byung Lim, Jong Lyul Lee, Yong Sik Yoon, Chan Wook Kim, Jin Cheon Kim 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):563-570. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.563
Clinicopathologic factors and molecular markers related to lymph node metastasis in early gastric cancer 
Eun Hyo Jin, Dong Ho Lee, Sung-Ae Jung, Ki-Nam Shim, Ji Yeon Seo, Nayoung Kim, Cheol Min Shin, Hyuk Yoon, Hyun Chae Jung 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):571-577. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.571
Submucosal tunneling and endoscopic resection of submucosal tumors at the esophagogastric junction 
De-Jun Zhou, Zhen-Bo Dai, Malcolm M Wells, Dan-Lei Yu, Jing Zhang, Lei Zhang 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):578-583. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.578
Prophylaxis against hepatitis B virus recurrence after liver transplantation: A registry study 
Shu Shen, Li Jiang, Guang-Qin Xiao, Lu-Nan Yan, Jia-Yin Yang, Tian-Fu Wen, Bo Li, Wen-Tao Wang, Ming-Qing Xu, Yong-Gang Wei 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):584-592. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.584
Clinical Trials Study
Short turn radius colonoscope in an anatomical model: Retroflexed withdrawal and detection of hidden polyps 
Sarah K McGill, Shivangi Kothari, Shai Friedland, Ann Chen, Walter G Park, Subhas Banerjee 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):593-599. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.593
Intervention to increase physical activity in irritable bowel syndrome shows long-term positive effects 
Elisabet Johannesson, Gisela Ringström, Hasse Abrahamsson, Riadh Sadik 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):600-608. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.600
Intraoperative endoscopic retrograde cholangio-pancreatography: A useful tool in the hands of the hepatobiliary surgeon 
Ayman El Nakeeb, Ahmad M Sultan, Emad Hamdy, Ehab El Hanafy, Ehab Atef, Tarek Salah, Ahmed A El Geidie, Tharwat Kandil, Mohamed El Shobari, Gamal El Ebidy 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):609-615. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.609
Copy number variations are progressively associated with the pathogenesis of colorectal cancer in ulcerative colitis 
Bhadravathi Marigowda Shivakumar, Harish Rotti, Thanvanthri Gururajan Vasudevan, Aswath Balakrishnan, Sanjiban Chakrabarty, Ganesh Bhat, Lakshmi Rao, Cannanore Ganesh Pai, Kapaettu Satyamoorthy 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):616-622. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.616
Use of disposable graduated biopsy forceps improves accuracy of polyp size measurements during endoscopy 
Hei-Ying Jin, Qiang Leng 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):623-628. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.623
Observational Study
Prevalence of Helicobacter pylori infection and atrophic gastritis in patients with dyspeptic symptoms in Myanmar 
Thein Myint, Seiji Shiota, Ratha-korn Vilaichone, New Ni, Than Than Aye, Miyuki Matsuda, Trang Thi Huyen Tran, Tomohisa Uchida, Varocha Mahachai, Yoshio Yamaoka 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):629-636. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.629
Performance of American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy guidelines for dyspepsia in Saudi population: Prospective observational study 
Nahla A Azzam, Majid A Almadi, Hessah Hamad Alamar, Lamis Atyah Almalki, Rehab Nawaf Alrashedi, Rawabi Saleh Alghamdi, Waleed Al-hamoudi 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):637-643. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.637
Prospective Study
Profiling cellular bioenergetics, glutathione levels, and caspase activities in stomach biopsies of patients with upper gastrointestinal symptoms 
Ali S Alfazari, Bayan Al-Dabbagh, Wafa Al-Dhaheri, Mazen S Taha, Ahmad A Chebli, Eva M Fontagnier, Zaher Koutoubi, Jose Kochiyi, Sherif M Karam, Abdul-Kader Souid 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):644-652. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.644
Response-guided treatment of cirrhotic chronic hepatitis B patients: Multicenter prospective study 
Er-Li Gu, Yi-Qi Yu, Jia-Li Wang, Yan-Yan Ji, Xiu-Yun Ma, Qing Xie, Hong-Ying Pan, Shan-Min Wu, Jun Li, Cheng-Wei Chen, Xiao-Wei Xu, Yue-Er Wang, Guang-Bi Yao, Hong Wang, Wen-Hong Zhang 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):653-660. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.653
Randomized Controlled Trial
Seven-day quintuple regimen as a rescue therapy for Helicobacter pylori eradication 
Fariborz Mansour-Ghanaei, Farahnaz Joukar, Mohammad Reza Naghipour, Atena Forouhari, Seyed Mohammad Seyed Saadat 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):661-666. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.661
Evidence-Based Medicine
Biopathologic features and clinical significance of micrometatasis in the lymph node of early gastric cancer 
Min Jung Jo, Ji Yeon Park, Joon Seon Song, Myeong-Cherl Kook, Keun Won Ryu, Soo-Jeong Cho, Jun Ho Lee, Byung-Ho Nam, Eun Kyung Hong, Il Ju Choi, Young-Woo Kim 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):667-674. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.667
Systematic Reviews
Accurate definition and management of idiopathic sclerosing encapsulating peritonitis 
Sami Akbulut 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):675-687. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.675
Case Report
Rare case of intussusception in an adult with acute myeloid leukemia 
Man Fai Law, Cheuk Kei Wong, Chun Yin Pang, Hay Nun Chan, Ho Kei Lai, Chung Yin Ha, Celia Ng, Yiu Ming Yeung, Sze Fai Yip 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):688-693. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.688
Locally advanced undifferentiated carcinoma with osteoclast-like giant cells of the pancreas 
Hong-Qiao Gao, Yin-Mo Yang, Yan Zhuang, Ping Liu 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):694-698. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.694
Novel mutation in a Chinese patient with progressive familial intrahepatic cholestasis type 3 
Hao-Zhe Sun, Hong Shi, Shun-Cai Zhang, Xi-Zhong Shen 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):699-703. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.699
Inflammatory pseudotumor of the colon causing intussusception: A case report and literature review 
Yong Huang, Le-Ping Li, Jing Wang, Zeng-Jun Lun, Wei Li, Zhen Yang 
World J Gastroenterol 21(2):704-710. Published online Jan 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i2.704