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Editorial
Interval colorectal carcinoma: An unsolved debate 
Mark Benedict, Antonio Galvao Neto, Xuchen Zhang 
World J Gastroenterol 21(45):12735-12741. Published online Dec 7, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i45.12735
Review
Helicobacter pylori-induced inflammation and epigenetic changes during gastric carcinogenesis 
Manuel A Valenzuela, Jimena Canales, Alejandro H Corvalán, Andrew FG Quest 
World J Gastroenterol 21(45):12742-12756. Published online Dec 7, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i45.12742
Fluid management in living donor hepatectomy: Recent issues and perspectives 
Seong-Soo Choi, Sung-Hoon Kim, Young-Kug Kim 
World J Gastroenterol 21(45):12757-12766. Published online Dec 7, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i45.12757
Basic Study
Dextran sulfate sodium-induced acute colitis impairs dermal lymphatic function in mice 
Germaine D Agollah, Grace Wu, Ho-Lan Peng, Sunkuk Kwon 
World J Gastroenterol 21(45):12767-12777. Published online Dec 7, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i45.12767
New drug delivery system for liver sinusoidal endothelial cells for ischemia-reperfusion injury 
Naoki Sano, Takafumi Tamura, Naoyuki Toriyabe, Takeshi Nowatari, Ken Nakayama, Tomohito Tanoi, Soichiro Murata, Yu Sakurai, Mamoru Hyodo, Kiyoshi Fukunaga, Hideyoshi Harashima, Nobuhiro Ohkohchi 
World J Gastroenterol 21(45):12778-12786. Published online Dec 7, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i45.12778
Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-delta agonist ameliorated inflammasome activation in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease 
Hyun Jung Lee, Jong Eun Yeon, Eun Jung Ko, Eileen L Yoon, Sang Jun Suh, Keunhee Kang, Hae Rim Kim, Seoung Hee Kang, Yang Jae Yoo, Jihye Je, Beom Jae Lee, Ji Hoon Kim, Yeon Seok Seo, Hyung Joon Yim, Kwan Soo Byun 
World J Gastroenterol 21(45):12787-12799. Published online Dec 7, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i45.12787
Biliary tract external drainage protects against intestinal barrier injury in hemorrhagic shock rats 
Lu Wang, Bing Zhao, Ying Chen, Li Ma, Er-Zhen Chen, En-Qiang Mao 
World J Gastroenterol 21(45):12800-12813. Published online Dec 7, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i45.12800
Chemosensitization of HepG2 cells by suppression of NF-κB/p65 gene transcription with specific-siRNA 
Yun Shi, Si-Ye Wang, Min Yao, Wen-Li Sai, Wei Wu, Jun-Ling Yang, Yin Cai, Wen-Jie Zheng, Deng-Fu Yao 
World J Gastroenterol 21(45):12814-12821. Published online Dec 7, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i45.12814
Heat shock pretreatment improves stem cell repair following ischemia-reperfusion injury via autophagy 
Peng-Fei Qiao, Lei Yao, Xin-Chen Zhang, Guo-Dong Li, De-Quan Wu 
World J Gastroenterol 21(45):12822-12834. Published online Dec 7, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i45.12822
Retrospective Cohort Study
Nutritional care in hospitalized patients with chronic liver disease 
Dep K Huynh, Shane P Selvanderan, Hugh AJ Harley, Richard H Holloway, Nam Q Nguyen 
World J Gastroenterol 21(45):12835-12842. Published online Dec 7, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i45.12835
Laparoscopic vs open partial colectomy in elderly patients: Insights from the American College of Surgeons - National Surgical Quality Improvement Program database 
Umashankkar Kannan, Vemuru Sunil K Reddy, Amar N Mukerji, Vellore S Parithivel, Ajay K Shah, Brian F Gilchrist, Daniel T Farkas 
World J Gastroenterol 21(45):12843-12850. Published online Dec 7, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i45.12843
Retrospective Study
Clinicopathological characteristics of clinical early gastric cancer in the upper-third stomach 
Daisuke Ichikawa, Shuhei Komatsu, Toshiyuki Kosuga, Hirotaka Konishi, Kazuma Okamoto, Atsushi Shiozaki, Hitoshi Fujiwara, Eigo Otsuji 
World J Gastroenterol 21(45):12851-12856. Published online Dec 7, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i45.12851
Innovative technique of needlescopic grasper-assisted single-incision laparoscopic common bile duct exploration: A comparative study 
Say-June Kim, Kee-Hwan Kim, Chang-Hyeok An, Jeong-Soo Kim 
World J Gastroenterol 21(45):12857-12864. Published online Dec 7, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i45.12857
Oddi sphincter preserved cholangioplasty with hepatico-subcutaneous stoma for hepatolithiasis 
Yu-Gui Lian, Wei-Tao Zhang, Zhi Xu, Xiao-Feng Ling, Li-Xin Wang, Chun-Sheng Hou, Gang Wang, Long Cui, Xiao-Si Zhou 
World J Gastroenterol 21(45):12865-12872. Published online Dec 7, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i45.12865
Updated experiences with minimally invasive McKeown esophagectomy for esophageal cancer 
Ju-Wei Mu, Shu-Geng Gao, Qi Xue, You-Sheng Mao, Da-Li Wang, Jun Zhao, Yu-Shun Gao, Jin-Feng Huang, Jie He 
World J Gastroenterol 21(45):12873-12881. Published online Dec 7, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i45.12873
Prospective Study
Comparison of Stretta procedure and toupet fundoplication for gastroesophageal reflux disease-related extra-esophageal symptoms 
Chao Yan, Wei-Tao Liang, Zhong-Gao Wang, Zhi-Wei Hu, Ji-Min Wu, Chao Zhang, Mei-Ping Chen 
World J Gastroenterol 21(45):12882-12887. Published online Dec 7, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i45.12882
Randomized Controlled Trial
Effect of posture on 13C-urea breath test in partial gastrectomy patients 
Shu-Ming Yin, Fan Zhang, Dong-Mei Shi, Ping Xiang, Li Xiao, Yi-Qin Huang, Gan-Sheng Zhang, Zhi-Jun Bao 
World J Gastroenterol 21(45):12888-12895. Published online Dec 7, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i45.12888
Systematic Reviews
Possible association between hepatitis C virus and malignancies different from hepatocellular carcinoma: A systematic review 
Sirio Fiorino, Letizia Bacchi-Reggiani, Dario de Biase, Adele Fornelli, Michele Masetti, Andrea Tura, Fabio Grizzi, Matteo Zanello, Laura Mastrangelo, Raffaele Lombardi, Giorgia Acquaviva, Luca di Tommaso, Arrigo Bondi, Michela Visani, Sergio Sabbatani, Laura Pontoriero, Carlo Fabbri, Andrea Cuppini, Annalisa Pession, Elio Jovine 
World J Gastroenterol 21(45):12896-12953. Published online Dec 7, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i45.12896
Meta-Analysis
Hybrid therapy for Helicobacter pylori infection: A systemic review and meta-analysis 
Ping-I Hsu, Pei-Chin Lin, David Y Graham 
World J Gastroenterol 21(45):12954-12962. Published online Dec 7, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i45.12954
Case Report
First case report of exacerbated ulcerative colitis after anti-interleukin-6R salvage therapy 
Raja Atreya, Ulrike Billmeier, Timo Rath, Jonas Mudter, Michael Vieth, Helmut Neumann, Markus F Neurath 
World J Gastroenterol 21(45):12963-12969. Published online Dec 7, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i45.12963
Minimally invasive surgery for superior mesenteric artery syndrome: A case report 
Si-Yuan Yao, Ryuichi Mikami, Sakae Mikami 
World J Gastroenterol 21(45):12970-12975. Published online Dec 7, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i45.12970
Endoscopic fibrin sealant closure of duodenal perforation after endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography 
Hsin-Yeh Yang, Jui-Hao Chen 
World J Gastroenterol 21(45):12976-12980. Published online Dec 7, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i45.12976
Coexistence of hepatoma with mantle cell lymphoma in a hepatitis B carrier 
Mu-Hsien Lee, Yu-Ching Lin, Hao-Tsai Cheng, Wen-Yu Chuang, Hsin-Chih Huang, Hsiao-Wen Kao 
World J Gastroenterol 21(45):12981-12986. Published online Dec 7, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i45.12981
Letters To The Editor
Percutaneous peritoneal drainage in isolated neonatal gastric perforation 
Mustafa Aydin, Ugur Deveci, Erdal Taskin, Unal Bakal, Mehmet Kilic 
World J Gastroenterol 21(45):12987-12988. Published online Dec 7, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i45.12987