Narrow band imaging evaluation of duodenal villi in patients with and without celiac disease: A prospective study
James H Tabibian, Jean F Perrault, Joseph A Murray, Konstantinos A Papadakis, Christopher J Gostout, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, United States
James H Tabibian, Division of Gastroenterology, Olive View-UCLA Medical Center, Sylmar, CA 91342, United States
Felicity T Enders, Division of Biomedical Statistics and Informatics, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, United States
Author contributions: Tabibian JH, Perrault JF, Enders FT, and Gostout CJ designed the study; Tabibian JH, Perrault JF, Murray JA, and Papadakis KA acquired images; Tabibian JH, Perrault JF, Murray JA, Papadakis KA and Gostout CJ reviewed images; Tabibian JH drafted the manuscript; Enders FT provided statistical support; Perrault JF and Gostout CJ provided supervision; all authors provided critical input on and approved of the manuscript.
Supported by the National Institutes of Health, No. T32DK007198 in part during the study period.
Institutional review board statement: Exempt status was obtained from the Mayo Clinic IRB.
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Corresponding author: James H Tabibian, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Director of Endoscopy, Division of Gastroenterology, Olive View-UCLA Medical Center, 14445 Olive View Dr., 2B-182, Sylmar, CA 91342, United States. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: November 5, 2018
Peer-review started: November 5, 2018
First decision: November 28, 2018
Revised: January 9, 2019
Accepted: January 26, 2019
Article in press: January 26, 2019
Published online: February 16, 2019