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Review
Treatment options for alcoholic and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease: A review 
Sukhpreet Singh, Natalia A Osna, Kusum K Kharbanda 
World J Gastroenterol 23(36):6549-6570. Published online Sep 28, 2017. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i36.6549
Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease: Evolving paradigms 
Amedeo Lonardo, Fabio Nascimbeni, Mauro Maurantonio, Alessandra Marrazzo, Luca Rinaldi, Luigi Elio Adinolfi 
World J Gastroenterol 23(36):6571-6592. Published online Sep 28, 2017. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i36.6571
New therapeutic perspectives in irritable bowel syndrome: Targeting low-grade inflammation, immuno-neuroendocrine axis, motility, secretion and beyond 
Emanuele Sinagra, Gaetano Cristian Morreale, Ghazaleh Mohammadian, Giorgio Fusco, Valentina Guarnotta, Giovanni Tomasello, Francesco Cappello, Francesca Rossi, Georgios Amvrosiadis, Dario Raimondo 
World J Gastroenterol 23(36):6593-6627. Published online Sep 28, 2017. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i36.6593
Minireviews
Glucocorticosteroid therapy in inflammatory bowel diseases: From clinical practice to molecular biology 
Karen Dubois-Camacho, Payton A Ottum, Daniel Franco-Muñoz, Marjorie De la Fuente, Alejandro Torres-Riquelme, David Díaz-Jiménez, Mauricio Olivares-Morales, Gonzalo Astudillo, Rodrigo Quera, Marcela A Hermoso 
World J Gastroenterol 23(36):6628-6638. Published online Sep 28, 2017. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i36.6628
Basic Study
Attenuation of MET-mediated migration and invasion in hepatocellular carcinoma cells by SOCS1 
Yirui Gui, Md Gulam Musawwir Khan, Diwakar Bobbala, Claire Dubois, Sheela Ramanathan, Caroline Saucier, Subburaj Ilangumaran 
World J Gastroenterol 23(36):6639-6649. Published online Sep 28, 2017. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i36.6639
Protective effects of oral glutathione on fasting-induced intestinal atrophy through oxidative stress 
Hiroyuki Uchida, Yukari Nakajima, Kazuo Ohtake, Junta Ito, Masahiko Morita, Ayako Kamimura, Jun Kobayashi 
World J Gastroenterol 23(36):6650-6664. Published online Sep 28, 2017. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i36.6650
Faecal and mucosal microbiota in patients with functional gastrointestinal disorders: Correlation with toll-like receptor 2/toll-like receptor 4 expression 
Li-Na Dong, Jun-Ping Wang, Ping Liu, Yun-Feng Yang, Jing Feng, Yi Han 
World J Gastroenterol 23(36):6665-6673. Published online Sep 28, 2017. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i36.6665
Case Control Study
Genetic biomarkers for hepatocellular cancer risk in a caucasian population 
Elena De Mattia, Erika Cecchin, Jerry Polesel, Alessia Bignucolo, Rossana Roncato, Francesco Lupo, Marina Crovatto, Angela Buonadonna, Claudio Tiribelli, Giuseppe Toffoli 
World J Gastroenterol 23(36):6674-6684. Published online Sep 28, 2017. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i36.6674
Retrospective Cohort Study
Prognostic value of lymphovascular invasion in Bismuth-Corlette type IV hilar cholangiocarcinoma 
Bei Li, Xian-Ze Xiong, Yong Zhou, Si-Jia Wu, Zhen You, Jiong Lu, Nan-Sheng Cheng 
World J Gastroenterol 23(36):6685-6693. Published online Sep 28, 2017. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i36.6685
Retrospective Study
Gastrointestinal symptom prevalence depends on disease duration and gastrointestinal region in type 2 diabetes mellitus 
Midori Fujishiro, Akifumi Kushiyama, Hiroki Yamazaki, Sunao Kaneko, Yuko Koketsu, Takeshi Yamamotoya, Takako Kikuchi, Hideyuki Sakoda, Ryo Suzuki, Takashi Kadowaki 
World J Gastroenterol 23(36):6694-6704. Published online Sep 28, 2017. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i36.6694
Observational Study
Serum angiotensin-converting enzyme level for evaluating significant fibrosis in chronic hepatitis B 
Ryuichi Noguchi, Kosuke Kaji, Tadashi Namisaki, Kei Moriya, Mitsuteru Kitade, Kosuke Takeda, Hideto Kawaratani, Yasushi Okura, Yosuke Aihara, Masanori Furukawa, Akira Mitoro, Hitoshi Yoshiji 
World J Gastroenterol 23(36):6705-6714. Published online Sep 28, 2017. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i36.6705
Wilson’s disease in Lebanon and regional countries: Homozygosity and hepatic phenotype predominance 
Kassem Barada, Aline El Haddad, Meghri Katerji, Mustapha Jomaa, Julnar Usta 
World J Gastroenterol 23(36):6715-6725. Published online Sep 28, 2017. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i36.6715
Short-term outcomes of overlapped delta-shaped anastomosis, an innovative intracorporeal anastomosis technique, in totally laparoscopic colectomy for colon cancer 
Hai-Tao Zhou, Peng Wang, Jian-Wei Liang, Hao Su, Zhi-Xiang Zhou 
World J Gastroenterol 23(36):6726-6732. Published online Sep 28, 2017. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i36.6726
Prospective Study
Effect of local wound infiltration with ropivacaine on postoperative pain relief and stress response reduction after open hepatectomy 
Jing-Xian Sun, Ke-Yun Bai, Yan-Feng Liu, Gang Du, Zhi-Hao Fu, Hao Zhang, Jin-Huan Yang, Ben Wang, Xiu-Yu Wang, Bin Jin 
World J Gastroenterol 23(36):6733-6740. Published online Sep 28, 2017. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i36.6733
Case Report
Pedicled omental patch as a bridging procedure for iatrogenic bile duct injury 
Jun Jie Ng, Alfred Wei Chieh Kow 
World J Gastroenterol 23(36):6741-6746. Published online Sep 28, 2017. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i36.6741