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Liver transplantation and alcoholic liver disease: History, controversies, and considerations 
Claudio Augusto Marroni, Alfeu de Medeiros Fleck Jr, Sabrina Alves Fernandes, Lucas Homercher Galant, Marcos Mucenic, Mario Henrique de Mattos Meine, Guilherme Mariante-Neto, Ajacio Bandeira de Mello Brandão 
World J Gastroenterol 24(26):2785-2805. Published online Jul 14, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i26.2785
Current clinical management of gastrointestinal stromal tumor 
Kazuya Akahoshi, Masafumi Oya, Tadashi Koga, Yuki Shiratsuchi 
World J Gastroenterol 24(26):2806-2817. Published online Jul 14, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i26.2806
Biomarkers of gastric cancer: Current topics and future perspective 
Tasuku Matsuoka, Masakazu Yashiro 
World J Gastroenterol 24(26):2818-2832. Published online Jul 14, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i26.2818
Bowel preparation quality scales for colonoscopy 
David Kastenberg, Gerald Bertiger, Stuart Brogadir 
World J Gastroenterol 24(26):2833-2843. Published online Jul 14, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i26.2833
Current practices and future prospects for the management of gallbladder polyps: A topical review 
R Stephen McCain, Anna Diamond, Claire Jones, Helen G Coleman 
World J Gastroenterol 24(26):2844-2852. Published online Jul 14, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i26.2844
New horizons in the endoscopic ultrasonography-based diagnosis of pancreatic cystic lesions 
María-Victoria Alvarez-Sánchez, Bertrand Napoléon 
World J Gastroenterol 24(26):2853-2866. Published online Jul 14, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i26.2853
Basic Study
Total polysaccharides of the Sijunzi decoction attenuate tumor necrosis factor-α-induced damage to the barrier function of a Caco-2 cell monolayer via the nuclear factor-κB-myosin light chain kinase-myosin light chain pathway 
Yue Lu, Leng Li, Jin-Wei Zhang, Xiao-Qin Zhong, Jian-An Wei, Ling Han 
World J Gastroenterol 24(26):2867-2877. Published online Jul 14, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i26.2867
Retrospective Study
Efficacy and safety of endoscopic submucosal tunnel dissection for superficial esophageal squamous cell carcinoma and precancerous lesions 
Jin Wang, Xiao-Nan Zhu, Lin-Lin Zhu, Wei Chen, Yi-Han Ma, Tao Gan, Jin-Lin Yang 
World J Gastroenterol 24(26):2878-2885. Published online Jul 14, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i26.2878
Impact of the number of examined lymph nodes on outcomes in patients with lymph node-negative gallbladder carcinoma 
Dong-Xu Fan, Rong-Wei Xu, Yong-Cheng Li, Bing-Qing Zhao, Ming-Yu Sun 
World J Gastroenterol 24(26):2886-2892. Published online Jul 14, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i26.2886
Observational Study
Upper gastrointestinal tract capsule endoscopy using a nurse-led protocol: First reported experience 
Hey-Long Ching, Ailish Healy, Victoria Thurston, Melissa F Hale, Reena Sidhu, Mark E McAlindon 
World J Gastroenterol 24(26):2893-2901. Published online Jul 14, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i26.2893
Systematic Reviews
Role of band ligation for secondary prophylaxis of variceal bleeding 
Ioanna Aggeletopoulou, Christos Konstantakis, Spilios Manolakopoulos, Christos Triantos 
World J Gastroenterol 24(26):2902-2914. Published online Jul 14, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i26.2902
Case Report
Gastric adenocarcinoma of fundic gland type with signet-ring cell carcinoma component: A case report and review of the literature 
Keita Kai, Masaaki Satake, Osamu Tokunaga 
World J Gastroenterol 24(26):2915-2920. Published online Jul 14, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i26.2915