Tommaso M Manzia, Bruno Sensi, Carlo Gazia, Roberta Angelico, Giuseppe Tisone, Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary and Transplant, Department of Surgery, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome 00133, Italy
Alessandro Parente, The Liver Unit, Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TH, United Kingdom
Ilaria Lenci, Martina Milana, Alessandro Signorello, Giuseppe Grassi, Leonardo Baiocchi, Hepatology Unit, University of Tor Vergata, Rome 00133, Italy
Author contributions: Manzia TM contributed to acquisition of data, analysis and interpretation, drafting of manuscript and critical revision; Parente A, Lenci I, Sensi B, Milana M, Gazia C, Signorello A, Angelico R, Grassi G and Tisone G contributed to acquisition of data and critical revision; Baiocchi L contribute to proposal of study, study conception, correction of manuscript and critical revision.
Conflict-of-interest statement: The authors declare no conflict of interest.
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Corresponding author: Leonardo Baiocchi, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, Hepatology Unit, University of Tor Vergata, Viale Oxford 31, Rome 00133, Italy. firstname.lastname@example.org
Received: March 16, 2021
Peer-review started: March 16, 2021
First decision: May 3, 2021
Revised: May 14, 2021
Accepted: October 14, 2021
Article in press: October 14, 2021
Published online: December 15, 2021