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Insulin resistance and chronic liver disease 
Takumi Kawaguchi, Eitaro Taniguchi, Minoru Itou, Masahiro Sakata, Shuji Sumie, Michio Sata 
World J Hepatol 3(5):99-107. Published online May 27, 2011. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v3.i5.99
Topic Highlight
Definition, epidemiology and magnitude of alcoholic hepatitis 
Sarpreet Basra, Bhupinderjit S Anand 
World J Hepatol 3(5):108-113. Published online May 27, 2011. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v3.i5.108
Pathogenesis of alcoholic hepatitis: Role of inflammatory signaling and oxidative stress 
Sarat C Jampana, Rashid Khan 
World J Hepatol 3(5):114-117. Published online May 27, 2011. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v3.i5.114
Symptoms and signs of acute alcoholic hepatitis 
Gurjot Basra, Sarpreet Basra, Sreeram Parupudi 
World J Hepatol 3(5):118-120. Published online May 27, 2011. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v3.i5.118
Acute renal dysfunction in patients with alcoholic hepatitis 
Robin Arora, Shweta Kathuria, Nishant Jalandhara 
World J Hepatol 3(5):121-124. Published online May 27, 2011. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v3.i5.121
General aspects of the treatment of alcoholic hepatitis 
Michael J Babineaux, Bhupinderjit S Anand 
World J Hepatol 3(5):125-129. Published online May 27, 2011. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v3.i5.125
Brief Article
Bacteremia and "Endotipsitis" following transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunting 
Meir Mizrahi, Lilach Roemi, Daniel Shouval, Tomer Adar, Maya Korem, Alon Moses, Alan Bloom, Oren Shibolet 
World J Hepatol 3(5):130-136. Published online May 27, 2011. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v3.i5.130