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Diagnostic Advances
Potential of hybrid adaptive filtering in inflammatory lesion detection from capsule endoscopy images 
Vasileios S Charisis, Leontios J Hadjileontiadis 
World J Gastroenterol 22(39):8641-8657. Published online Oct 21, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i39.8641
Review
Endoscopic ultrasound-guided techniques for diagnosing pancreatic mass lesions: Can we do better? 
Andrew C Storm, Linda S Lee 
World J Gastroenterol 22(39):8658-8669. Published online Oct 21, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i39.8658
Human bocavirus: Current knowledge and future challenges 
Marcello Guido, Maria Rosaria Tumolo, Tiziano Verri, Alessandro Romano, Francesca Serio, Mattia De Giorgi, Antonella De Donno, Francesco Bagordo, Antonella Zizza 
World J Gastroenterol 22(39):8684-8697. Published online Oct 21, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i39.8684
Improved glucose metabolism following bariatric surgery is associated with increased circulating bile acid concentrations and remodeling of the gut microbiome 
Lukasz Kaska, Tomasz Sledzinski, Agnieszka Chomiczewska, Agnieszka Dettlaff-Pokora, Julian Swierczynski 
World J Gastroenterol 22(39):8698-8719. Published online Oct 21, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i39.8698
Update on occult hepatitis B virus infection 
Manoochehr Makvandi 
World J Gastroenterol 22(39):8720-8734. Published online Oct 21, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i39.8720
Metastasis-associated long noncoding RNAs in gastrointestinal cancer: Implications for novel biomarkers and therapeutic targets 
Fei-Fei Zhang, Yu-Hao Luo, Hui Wang, Liang Zhao 
World J Gastroenterol 22(39):8735-8749. Published online Oct 21, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i39.8735
Minireviews
Preoperative therapy in locally advanced esophageal cancer 
Pankaj Kumar Garg, Jyoti Sharma, Ashish Jakhetiya, Aakanksha Goel, Manish Kumar Gaur 
World J Gastroenterol 22(39):8750-8759. Published online Oct 21, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i39.8750
Basic Study
Oral administration of a non-absorbable plant cell-expressed recombinant anti-TNF fusion protein induces immunomodulatory effects and alleviates nonalcoholic steatohepatitis 
Yaron Ilan, Ami Ben Ya'acov, Yehudit Shabbat, Svetlana Gingis-Velitski, Einat Almon, Yoseph Shaaltiel 
World J Gastroenterol 22(39):8760-8769. Published online Oct 21, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i39.8760
Predicting malignant transformation of esophageal squamous cell lesions by combined biomarkers in an endoscopic screening program 
Hao Zhang, Hao Li, Qing Ma, Fang-Yan Yang, Tao-Yu Diao 
World J Gastroenterol 22(39):8770-8778. Published online Oct 21, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i39.8770
Retrospective Study
Macrophage colony-stimulating factor expressed in non-cancer tissues provides predictive powers for recurrence in hepatocellular carcinoma 
Hiroshi Kono, Hideki Fujii, Shinji Furuya, Michio Hara, Kazuyoshi Hirayama, Yoshihiro Akazawa, Yuuki Nakata, Masato Tsuchiya, Naohiro Hosomura, Chao Sun 
World J Gastroenterol 22(39):8779-8789. Published online Oct 21, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i39.8779
Slow-pull and different conventional suction techniques in endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration of pancreatic solid lesions using 22-gauge needles 
Jia-Ying Chen, Qing-Yu Ding, Yang Lv, Wen Guo, Fa-Chao Zhi, Si-De Liu, Tian-Ming Cheng 
World J Gastroenterol 22(39):8790-8797. Published online Oct 21, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i39.8790
Cyclooxygenase-2 expression is associated with initiation of hepatocellular carcinoma, while prostaglandin receptor-1 expression predicts survival 
Hao-Jie Yang, Jing-Hang Jiang, Yu-Ting Yang, Xiang-Di Yang, Zhe Guo, Ya-Peng Qi, Feng-Hua Zeng, Ke-Lan Zhang, Neng-Zhi Chen, Bang-De Xiang, Le-Qun Li 
World J Gastroenterol 22(39):8798-8805. Published online Oct 21, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i39.8798
Observational Study
Epidemiological study: Correlation between diet habits and constipation among elderly in Beijing region 
Xiao-Jiao Yang, Mei Zhang, Hong-Ming Zhu, Zhe Tang, Dan-Dan Zhao, Bang-Yi Li, Amanda Gabriel 
World J Gastroenterol 22(39):8806-8811. Published online Oct 21, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i39.8806
Comparison of magnetic resonance spectroscopy, proton density fat fraction and histological analysis in the quantification of liver steatosis in children and adolescents 
Michele Di Martino, Lucia Pacifico, Mario Bezzi, Rossella Di Miscio, Beatrice Sacconi, Claudio Chiesa, Carlo Catalano 
World J Gastroenterol 22(39):8812-8819. Published online Oct 21, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i39.8812
Randomized Clinical Trial
22-gauge core vs 22-gauge aspiration needle for endoscopic ultrasound-guided sampling of abdominal masses 
William Sterlacci, Athanasios D Sioulas, Lothar Veits, Pervin Gönüllü, Guido Schachschal, Stefan Groth, Mario Anders, Christos K Kontos, Theodoros Topalidis, Andrea Hinsch, Michael Vieth, Thomas Rösch, Ulrike W Denzer 
World J Gastroenterol 22(39):8820-8830. Published online Oct 21, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i39.8820
Meta-Analysis
Progression from low-grade dysplasia to malignancy in patients with Barrett's esophagus diagnosed by two or more pathologists 
Harsha Moole, Jaymon Patel, Zohair Ahmed, Abhiram Duvvuri, Sreekar Vennelaganti, Vishnu Moole, Sowmya Dharmapuri, Raghuveer Boddireddy, Pratyusha Yedama, Naveen Bondalapati, Achuta Uppu, Prashanth Vennelaganti, Srinivas Puli 
World J Gastroenterol 22(39):8831-8843. Published online Oct 21, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i39.8831
Case Report
Cyclophosphamide-associated enteritis: A rare association with severe enteritis 
Linda S Yang, Karla Cameron, Tim Papaluca, Chamara Basnayake, Louise Jackett, Penelope McKelvie, David Goodman, Barbara Demediuk, Sally J Bell, Alexander J Thompson 
World J Gastroenterol 22(39):8844-8848. Published online Oct 21, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i39.8844
Crowned dens syndrome developed after an endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography procedure 
Hiroyasu Nakano, Kazunari Nakahara, Yosuke Michikawa, Keigo Suetani, Ryo Morita, Nobuyuki Matsumoto, Fumio Itoh 
World J Gastroenterol 22(39):8849-8852. Published online Oct 21, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i39.8849