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Editorial
Optimizing outcomes for patients with gastric cancer peritoneal carcinomatosis 
Jennifer L Leiting, Travis E Grotz 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 10(10):282-289. Published online Oct 15, 2018. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v10.i10.282
Inhibiting focal adhesion kinase: A potential target for enhancing therapeutic efficacy in colorectal cancer therapy 
Keun-Yeong Jeong 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 10(10):290-292. Published online Oct 15, 2018. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v10.i10.290
Review
Simultaneous curative resection of double colorectal carcinoma with synchronous bilobar liver metastases 
Emilio De Raffele, Mariateresa Mirarchi, Dajana Cuicchi, Ferdinando Lecce, Claudio Ricci, Riccardo Casadei, Bruno Cola, Francesco Minni 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 10(10):293-316. Published online Oct 15, 2018. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v10.i10.293
Minireviews
Histo-molecular oncogenesis of pancreatic cancer: From precancerous lesions to invasive ductal adenocarcinoma 
Giulio Riva, Antonio Pea, Camilla Pilati, Giulia Fiadone, Rita Teresa Lawlor, Aldo Scarpa, Claudio Luchini 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 10(10):317-327. Published online Oct 15, 2018. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v10.i10.317
Facing the challenge of venous thromboembolism prevention in patients undergoing major abdominal surgical procedures for gastrointestinal cancer 
Aikaterini Mastoraki, Sotiria Mastoraki, Dimitrios Schizas, Raphael Patras, Nikolaos Krinos, Ioannis S Papanikolaou, Andreas Lazaris, Theodore Liakakos, Nikolaos Arkadopoulos 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 10(10):328-335. Published online Oct 15, 2018. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v10.i10.328
Role of pre-transplant 18F-FDG PET/CT in predicting hepatocellular carcinoma recurrence after liver transplantation 
Onur Yaprak, Sencan Acar, Gokhan Ertugrul, Murat Dayangac 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 10(10):336-343. Published online Oct 15, 2018. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v10.i10.336
Basic Study
miR-122-5p as a novel biomarker for alpha-fetoprotein-producing gastric cancer 
Suguru Maruyama, Shinji Furuya, Kensuke Shiraishi, Hiroki Shimizu, Hidenori Akaike, Naohiro Hosomura, Yoshihiko Kawaguchi, Hidetake Amemiya, Hiromichi Kawaida, Makoto Sudo, Shingo Inoue, Hiroshi Kono, Daisuke Ichikawa 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 10(10):344-350. Published online Oct 15, 2018. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v10.i10.344
Retrospective Study
Prognostic value of vascular endothelial growth factor receptor 1 and class III β-tubulin in survival for non-metastatic rectal cancer 
Xiang-Quan Kong, Yun-Xia Huang, Jin-Luan Li, Xue-Qing Zhang, Qing-Qin Peng, Li-Rui Tang, Jun-Xin Wu 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 10(10):351-359. Published online Oct 15, 2018. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v10.i10.351
Predictive factors for lymph node metastasis and defining a subgroup treatable for laparoscopic lymph node dissection after endoscopic submucosal dissection in poorly differentiated early gastric cancer 
Hua Li, Zhi-Bin Huo, Fan-Ting Kong, Qing-Qiang He, Yun-He Gao, Wen-Quan Liang, Deng-Xiang Liu 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 10(10):360-366. Published online Oct 15, 2018. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v10.i10.360