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Pancreatic fluid collections: What is the ideal imaging technique? 
Narendra Dhaka, Jayanta Samanta, Suman Kochhar, Navin Kalra, Sreekanth Appasani, Manish Manrai, Rakesh Kochhar 
World J Gastroenterol 21(48):13403-13410. Published online Dec 28, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i48.13403
Minireviews
On deaf ears, Mycobacterium avium paratuberculosis in pathogenesis Crohn’s and other diseases 
William C Davis 
World J Gastroenterol 21(48):13411-13417. Published online Dec 28, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i48.13411
Hepatolithiasis and intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma: A review 
Hyo Jung Kim, Jae Seon Kim, Moon Kyung Joo, Beom Jae Lee, Ji Hoon Kim, Jong Eun Yeon, Jong-Jae Park, Kwan Soo Byun, Young-Tae Bak 
World J Gastroenterol 21(48):13418-13431. Published online Dec 28, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i48.13418
High antibiotic resistance rate: A difficult issue for Helicobacter pylori eradication treatment 
Mei Zhang 
World J Gastroenterol 21(48):13432-13437. Published online Dec 28, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i48.13432
Basic Study
Sphingosine kinase 1 dependent protein kinase C-δ activation plays an important role in acute liver failure in mice 
Yan-Chang Lei, Ling-Ling Yang, Wen Li, Pan Luo 
World J Gastroenterol 21(48):13438-13446. Published online Dec 28, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i48.13438
Hypoxia-inducible factor-1 modulates upregulation of mutT homolog-1 in colorectal cancer 
Yuan Qiu, Hong Zheng, Li-Hua Sun, Ke Peng, Wei-Dong Xiao, Hua Yang 
World J Gastroenterol 21(48):13447-13456. Published online Dec 28, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i48.13447
Fenugreek lactone attenuates palmitate-induced apoptosis and dysfunction in pancreatic β-cells 
Jing Gong, Hui Dong, Shu-Jun Jiang, Ding-Kun Wang, Ke Fang, De-Sen Yang, Xin Zou, Li-Jun Xu, Kai-Fu Wang, Fu-Er Lu 
World J Gastroenterol 21(48):13457-13465. Published online Dec 28, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i48.13457
Effect of gingerol on colonic motility via inhibition of calcium channel currents in rats 
Zheng-Xu Cai, Xu-Dong Tang, Feng-Yun Wang, Zhi-Jun Duan, Yu-Chun Li, Juan-Juan Qiu, Hui-Shu Guo 
World J Gastroenterol 21(48):13466-13472. Published online Dec 28, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i48.13466
Correlational research of Golgi phosphorylation protein 3 expression in colorectal cancer 
Yan-Ta Guo, Cheng-Zhi Qiu, Zhong-Xin Huang, Wai-Shi Yu, Xiao-Feng Yang, Ming-Zhen Wang 
World J Gastroenterol 21(48):13473-13479. Published online Dec 28, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i48.13473
Neural mechanism of gastric motility regulation by electroacupuncture at RN12 and BL21: A paraventricular hypothalamic nucleus-dorsal vagal complex-vagus nerve-gastric channel pathway 
Hao Wang, Wen-Jian Liu, Guo-Ming Shen, Meng-Ting Zhang, Shun Huang, Ying He 
World J Gastroenterol 21(48):13480-13489. Published online Dec 28, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i48.13480
Retrospective Study
Comparison of percutaneous radiofrequency ablation and CyberKnife® for initial solitary hepatocellular carcinoma: A pilot study 
Kazue Shiozawa, Manabu Watanabe, Takashi Ikehara, Yasushi Matsukiyo, Michio Kogame, Yui Kishimoto, Yusuke Okubo, Hiroyuki Makino, Nobuhiro Tsukamoto, Yoshinori Igarashi, Yasukiyo Sumino 
World J Gastroenterol 21(48):13490-13499. Published online Dec 28, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i48.13490
Histological evaluation for chemotherapeutic responses of metastatic lymph nodes in gastric cancer 
Osamu Kinoshita, Daisuke Ichikawa, Yusuke Ichijo, Shuhei Komatsu, Kazuma Okamoto, Mitsuo Kishimoto, Akio Yanagisawa, Eigo Otsuji 
World J Gastroenterol 21(48):13500-13506. Published online Dec 28, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i48.13500
Use of a clinical pathway in laparoscopic gastrectomy for gastric cancer 
Hee Sung Kim, Sun Oak Kim, Byung Sik Kim 
World J Gastroenterol 21(48):13507-13517. Published online Dec 28, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i48.13507
Second-look endoscopy with prophylactic hemostasis is still effective after endoscopic submucosal dissection for gastric neoplasm 
Ji Hye Jung, Beom Jin Kim, Chang Hwan Choi, Jae G Kim 
World J Gastroenterol 21(48):13518-13523. Published online Dec 28, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i48.13518
Liver metastasis from hepatoid adenocarcinoma of the stomach mimicking hepatocellular carcinoma: Dynamic computed tomography findings 
Yang-Yu Lin, Chien-Ming Chen, Yu-Hsiu Huang, Cheng-Yu Lin, Sung-Yu Chu, Ming-Yi Hsu, Kuang-Tse Pan, Jeng-Hwei Tseng 
World J Gastroenterol 21(48):13524-13531. Published online Dec 28, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i48.13524
Clinical comparison of laparoscopy vs open surgery in a radical operation for rectal cancer: A retrospective case-control study 
Chen Huang, Jia-Cheng Shen, Jing Zhang, Tao Jiang, Wei-Dong Wu, Jun Cao, Ke-Jian Huang, Zheng-Jun Qiu 
World J Gastroenterol 21(48):13532-13541. Published online Dec 28, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i48.13532
Endoscopic resection of colorectal granular cell tumors 
Iri Take, Qiang Shi, Zhi-Peng Qi, Shi-Lun Cai, Li-Qing Yao, Ping-Hong Zhou, Yun-Shi Zhong 
World J Gastroenterol 21(48):13542-13547. Published online Dec 28, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i48.13542
Clinical Trials Study
First-line eradication for Helicobacter pylori-positive gastritis by esomeprazole-based triple therapy is influenced by CYP2C19 genotype 
Yoshimasa Saito, Hiroshi Serizawa, Yukako Kato, Masaru Nakano, Masahiko Nakamura, Hidetsugu Saito, Hidekazu Suzuki, Takanori Kanai 
World J Gastroenterol 21(48):13548-13554. Published online Dec 28, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i48.13548
Prospective Study
Fatty liver disease: Disparate predictive ability for cardiometabolic risk and all-cause mortality 
Altan Onat, Günay Can, Ayşem Kaya, Tuğba Akbaş, Fatma Özpamuk-Karadeniz, Barış Şimşek, Hakan Çakır, Hüsniye Yüksel 
World J Gastroenterol 21(48):13555-13565. Published online Dec 28, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i48.13555
Fecal calprotectin correlated with endoscopic remission for Asian inflammatory bowel disease patients 
Wei-Chen Lin, Jau-Min Wong, Chien-Chih Tung, Ching-Pin Lin, Jen-Wei Chou, Horng-Yuan Wang, Ming-Jium Shieh, Chin-Hao Chang, Heng-Hsiu Liu, Shu-Chen Wei, Taiwan Society of Inflammatory Bowel Disease Multicenter Study 
World J Gastroenterol 21(48):13566-13573. Published online Dec 28, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i48.13566
Case Report
Rare long-term survivors of pancreatic adenocarcinoma without curative resection 
Stephen Y Oh, Alicia Edwards, Margaret T Mandelson, Bruce Lin, Russell Dorer, W Scott Helton, Richard A Kozarek, Vincent J Picozzi 
World J Gastroenterol 21(48):13574-13581. Published online Dec 28, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i48.13574
Case report of Graves’ disease manifesting with odynophagia and heartburn 
Yulia Evsyutina, Alexander Trukhmanov, Vladimir Ivashkin, Olga Storonova, Elina Godjello 
World J Gastroenterol 21(48):13582-13586. Published online Dec 28, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i48.13582
Novel endoscopic over-the-scope clip system 
Elia Armellini, Stefano Francesco Crinò, Marco Orsello, Marco Ballarè, Roberto Tari, Silvia Saettone, Franco Montino, Pietro Occhipinti 
World J Gastroenterol 21(48):13587-13592. Published online Dec 28, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i48.13587
Widespread lymph node recurrence of major duodenal papilla cancer following pancreaticoduodenectomy 
Bai-Sen Li, Hui Shi, Min Wen, Ming-Yong Xiao, Jian Wang 
World J Gastroenterol 21(48):13593-13598. Published online Dec 28, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i48.13593