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Editorial
Defining and predicting deep remission in patients with perianal fistulizing Crohn’s disease on anti-tumor necrosis factor therapy 
Konstantinos Papamichael, Adam S Cheifetz 
World J Gastroenterol 23(34):6197-6200. Published online Sep 14, 2017. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i34.6197
Minireviews
Evidences supporting the vascular etiology of post-double balloon enteroscopy pancreatitis: Study in porcine model 
Rafael Latorre, Octavio López-Albors, Federico Soria, Esther Morcillo, Pilar Esteban, Enrique Pérez-Cuadrado-Robles, Enrique Pérez-Cuadrado-Martínez 
World J Gastroenterol 23(34):6201-6211. Published online Sep 14, 2017. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i34.6201
Basic Study
Circulating inflammatory factors associated with worse long-term prognosis in colorectal cancer 
Renate S Olsen, Johnny Nijm, Roland E Andersson, Jan Dimberg, Dick Wågsäter 
World J Gastroenterol 23(34):6212-6219. Published online Sep 14, 2017. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i34.6212
Moxibustion eases chronic inflammatory visceral pain through regulating MEK, ERK and CREB in rats 
Zhi-Yuan Li, Yan Huang, Yan-Ting Yang, Dan Zhang, Yan Zhao, Jue Hong, Jie Liu, Li-Jie Wu, Cui-Hong Zhang, Huan-Gan Wu, Ji Zhang, Xiao-Peng Ma 
World J Gastroenterol 23(34):6220-6230. Published online Sep 14, 2017. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i34.6220
Changes of Ghrelin/GOAT axis and mTOR pathway in the hypothalamus after sleeve gastrectomy in obese type-2 diabetes rats 
Qiang Wang, Wei Tang, Wen-Sheng Rao, Xin Song, Cheng-Xiang Shan, Wei Zhang 
World J Gastroenterol 23(34):6231-6241. Published online Sep 14, 2017. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i34.6231
Dihydromyricetin-mediated inhibition of the Notch1 pathway induces apoptosis in QGY7701 and HepG2 hepatoma cells 
Cai-Jie Lu, Yi-Feng He, Wei-Zhuang Yuan, Li-Jun Xiang, Jian Zhang, Yan-Rui Liang, Juan Duan, Yun-He He, Ming-Yi Li 
World J Gastroenterol 23(34):6242-6251. Published online Sep 14, 2017. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i34.6242
Curcumin inhibits hepatitis B virus infection by down-regulating cccDNA-bound histone acetylation 
Zhi-Qiang Wei, Yong-Hong Zhang, Chang-Zheng Ke, Hong-Xia Chen, Pan Ren, Yu-Lin He, Pei Hu, De-Qiang Ma, Jie Luo, Zhong-Ji Meng 
World J Gastroenterol 23(34):6252-6260. Published online Sep 14, 2017. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i34.6252
Retrospective Cohort Study
Systemic immune-inflammation index for predicting prognosis of colorectal cancer 
Jian-Hui Chen, Er-Tao Zhai, Yu-Jie Yuan, Kai-Ming Wu, Jian-Bo Xu, Jian-Jun Peng, Chuang-Qi Chen, Yu-Long He, Shi-Rong Cai 
World J Gastroenterol 23(34):6261-6272. Published online Sep 14, 2017. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i34.6261
Retrospective Study
Predictive factors for the failure of endoscopic stent-in-stent self-expandable metallic stent placement to treat malignant hilar biliary obstruction 
Mitsuru Sugimoto, Tadayuki Takagi, Rei Suzuki, Naoki Konno, Hiroyuki Asama, Ko Watanabe, Jun Nakamura, Hitomi Kikuchi, Yuichi Waragai, Mika Takasumi, Yuki Sato, Takuto Hikichi, Hiromasa Ohira 
World J Gastroenterol 23(34):6273-6280. Published online Sep 14, 2017. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i34.6273
Assessment of colon polyp morphology: Is education effective? 
Jae Hyun Kim, Kyoung Sik Nam, Hye Jung Kwon, Youn Jung Choi, Kyoungwon Jung, Sung Eun Kim, Won Moon, Moo In Park, Seun Ja Park 
World J Gastroenterol 23(34):6281-6286. Published online Sep 14, 2017. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i34.6281
Body mass index does not affect the survival of pancreatic cancer patients 
Qing-Long Jiang, Cheng-Feng Wang, Yan-Tao Tian, Huang Huang, Shui-Sheng Zhang, Dong-Bing Zhao, Jie Ma, Wei Yuan, Yue-Min Sun, Xu Che, Jian-Wei Zhang, Yun-Mian Chu, Ya-Wei Zhang, Ying-Tai Chen 
World J Gastroenterol 23(34):6287-6293. Published online Sep 14, 2017. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i34.6287
Observational Study
Access to biologicals in Crohn’s disease in ten European countries 
Márta Péntek, Peter L Lakatos, Talitha Oorsprong, László Gulácsi, Milena Pavlova, Wim Groot, Fanni Rencz, Valentin Brodszky, Petra Baji, Crohn’s Disease Research Group 
World J Gastroenterol 23(34):6294-6305. Published online Sep 14, 2017. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i34.6294
Temporal trends in the misdiagnosis rates between Crohn’s disease and intestinal tuberculosis 
Hyungil Seo, Seohyun Lee, Hoonsub So, Donghoi Kim, Seon-Ok Kim, Jae Seung Soh, Jung Ho Bae, Sun-Ho Lee, Sung Wook Hwang, Sang Hyoung Park, Dong-Hoon Yang, Kyung-Jo Kim, Jeong-Sik Byeon, Seung-Jae Myung, Suk-Kyun Yang, Byong Duk Ye 
World J Gastroenterol 23(34):6306-6314. Published online Sep 14, 2017. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i34.6306
Detection of metastatic cancer cells in mesentery of colorectal cancer patients 
Xue-Lai Luo, Da-Xing Xie, Jian-Xin Wu, An-Ding Wu, Zong-Qing Ge, Hai-Jie Li, Jun-Bo Hu, Zhi-Xin Cao, Jian-Ping Gong 
World J Gastroenterol 23(34):6315-6320. Published online Sep 14, 2017. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i34.6315
Natural history of covert hepatic encephalopathy: An observational study of 366 cirrhotic patients 
An-Jiang Wang, A-Ping Peng, Bi-Min Li, Na Gan, Li Pei, Xue-Lian Zheng, Jun-Bo Hong, Hai-Ying Xiao, Jia-Wei Zhong, Xuan Zhu 
World J Gastroenterol 23(34):6321-6329. Published online Sep 14, 2017. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i34.6321
Randomized Controlled Trial
Circular RNA hsa_circ_0000745 may serve as a diagnostic marker for gastric cancer 
Mei Huang, Yi-Ren He, Li-Chuan Liang, Qiang Huang, Zhi-Qiang Zhu 
World J Gastroenterol 23(34):6330-6338. Published online Sep 14, 2017. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i34.6330
P2Y1R is involved in visceral hypersensitivity in rats with experimental irritable bowel syndrome 
Jie Wu, Yan Cheng, Rong Zhang, Dong Liu, Yu-Mei Luo, Kun-Lun Chen, Song Ren, Jun Zhang 
World J Gastroenterol 23(34):6339-6349. Published online Sep 14, 2017. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i34.6339
Randomized controlled trial of uncut Roux-en-Y vs Billroth II reconstruction after distal gastrectomy for gastric cancer: Which technique is better for avoiding biliary reflux and gastritis? 
Dong Yang, Liang He, Wei-Hua Tong, Zhi-Fang Jia, Tong-Rong Su, Quan Wang 
World J Gastroenterol 23(34):6350-6356. Published online Sep 14, 2017. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i34.6350
Randomized Clinical Trial
Drainage fluid and serum amylase levels accurately predict development of postoperative pancreatic fistula 
Shuo Jin, Xiao-Ju Shi, Si-Yuan Wang, Ping Zhang, Guo-Yue Lv, Xiao-Hong Du, Guang-Yi Wang 
World J Gastroenterol 23(34):6357-6364. Published online Sep 14, 2017. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i34.6357
Case Report
Interventional endoscopic ultrasound for a symptomatic pseudocyst secondary to gastric heterotopic pancreas 
Hang-Bin Jin, Lei Lu, Jian-Feng Yang, Qi-Feng Lou, Jing Yang, Hong-Zhang Shen, Xiao-Wei Tang, Xiao-Feng Zhang 
World J Gastroenterol 23(34):6365-6370. Published online Sep 14, 2017. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i34.6365