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Editorial
Indocyanine green-based fluorescence imaging in visceral and hepatobiliary and pancreatic surgery: State of the art and future directions 
Gian Luca Baiocchi, Michele Diana, Luigi Boni 
World J Gastroenterol 24(27):2921-2930. Published online Jul 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i27.2921
Review
Perioperative thromboprophylaxis in liver transplant patients 
Lesley De Pietri, Roberto Montalti, Daniele Nicolini, Roberto Ivan Troisi, Federico Moccheggiani, Marco Vivarelli 
World J Gastroenterol 24(27):2931-2948. Published online Jul 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i27.2931
MicroRNAs in the prognosis and therapy of colorectal cancer: From bench to bedside 
Kenneth KW To, Christy WS Tong, Mingxia Wu, William CS Cho 
World J Gastroenterol 24(27):2949-2973. Published online Jul 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i27.2949
Pathogenesis of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in children and adolescence: From “two hit theory” to “multiple hit model” 
Yan-Lan Fang, Hong Chen, Chun-Lin Wang, Li Liang 
World J Gastroenterol 24(27):2974-2983. Published online Jul 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i27.2974
Minireviews
Role of aldehyde dehydrogenase 2 in ischemia reperfusion injury: An update 
Arnau Panisello-Roselló, Alexandre Lopez, Emma Folch-Puy, Teresa Carbonell, Anabela Rolo, Carlos Palmeira, René Adam, Marc Net, Joan Roselló-Catafau 
World J Gastroenterol 24(27):2984-2994. Published online Jul 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i27.2984
Multiparametric analysis of colorectal cancer immune responses 
Julia KH Leman, Sarah K Sandford, Janet L Rhodes, Roslyn A Kemp 
World J Gastroenterol 24(27):2995-3005. Published online Jul 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i27.2995
Retrospective Study
Push vs pull method for endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration of pancreatic head lesions: Propensity score matching analysis 
Mitsuru Sugimoto, Tadayuki Takagi, Rei Suzuki, Naoki Konno, Hiroyuki Asama, Yuki Sato, Hiroki Irie, Ko Watanabe, Jun Nakamura, Hitomi Kikuchi, Yuichi Waragai, Mika Takasumi, Minami Hashimoto, Yuko Hashimoto, Takuto Hikichi, Hiromasa Ohira 
World J Gastroenterol 24(27):3006-3012. Published online Jul 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i27.3006
Liver intravoxel incoherent motion diffusion-weighted imaging for the assessment of hepatic steatosis and fibrosis in children 
Hyun Joo Shin, Haesung Yoon, Myung-Joon Kim, Seok Joo Han, Hong Koh, Seung Kim, Mi-Jung Lee 
World J Gastroenterol 24(27):3013-3020. Published online Jul 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i27.3013
Clinical Trials Study
New fecal test for non-invasive Helicobacter pylori detection: A diagnostic accuracy study 
Andrea Iannone, Floriana Giorgio, Francesco Russo, Giuseppe Riezzo, Bruna Girardi, Maria Pricci, Suetonia C Palmer, Michele Barone, Mariabeatrice Principi, Giovanni FM Strippoli, Alfredo Di Leo, Enzo Ierardi 
World J Gastroenterol 24(27):3021-3029. Published online Jul 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i27.3021
Observational Study
Long-term outcomes of endoscopic resection for small (≤ 4.0 cm) gastric gastrointestinal stromal tumors originating from the muscularis propria layer 
Yu Zhang, Xin-Li Mao, Xian-Bin Zhou, Hai Yang, Lin-Hong Zhu, Guang Chen, Li-Ping Ye 
World J Gastroenterol 24(27):3030-3037. Published online Jul 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i27.3030
Systematic Reviews
Systematic overview of hepatitis C infection in the Middle East and North Africa 
Karima Chaabna, Sohaila Cheema, Amit Abraham, Hekmat Alrouh, Albert B Lowenfels, Patrick Maisonneuve, Ravinder Mamtani 
World J Gastroenterol 24(27):3038-3054. Published online Jul 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i27.3038