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Complete mesocolic excision: Lessons from anatomy translating to better oncologic outcome 
Min-Hua Zheng, Sen Zhang, Bo Feng 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 8(3):235-239. Published online Mar 15, 2016. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v8.i3.235
Review
Endoscopic palliation of malignant biliary strictures 
Sanjay M Salgado, Monica Gaidhane, Michel Kahaleh 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 8(3):240-247. Published online Mar 15, 2016. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v8.i3.240
Perioperative treatment options in resectable pancreatic cancer - how to improve long-term survival 
Marianne Sinn, Marcus Bahra, Timm Denecke, Sue Travis, Uwe Pelzer, Hanno Riess 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 8(3):248-257. Published online Mar 15, 2016. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v8.i3.248
Primary prevention and treatment of venous thromboembolic events in patients with gastrointestinal cancers - Review 
Hanno Riess, Piet Habbel, Anja Jühling, Marianne Sinn, Uwe Pelzer 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 8(3):258-270. Published online Mar 15, 2016. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v8.i3.258
Gastric cancer development after the successful eradication of Helicobacter pylori 
Kaname Uno, Katsunori Iijima, Tooru Shimosegawa 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 8(3):271-281. Published online Mar 15, 2016. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v8.i3.271
Minireviews
Emerging role of cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator - an epithelial chloride channel in gastrointestinal cancers 
Yuning Hou, Xiaoqing Guan, Zhe Yang, Chunying Li 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 8(3):282-288. Published online Mar 15, 2016. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v8.i3.282
Role of genetic detection in peritoneal washes with gastric carcinoma: The past, present and future 
Hyun-Dong Chae 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 8(3):289-296. Published online Mar 15, 2016. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v8.i3.289
Is metastatic pancreatic cancer an untargetable malignancy? 
Hampig Raphael Kourie, Joseph Gharios, Fadi Elkarak, Joelle Antoun, Marwan Ghosn 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 8(3):297-304. Published online Mar 15, 2016. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v8.i3.297
Basic Study
Expression of p-STAT3 and vascular endothelial growth factor in MNNG-induced precancerous lesions and gastric tumors in rats 
Xiao-Yan Wang, Lou-Lei Wang, Xuan Zheng, Li-Na Meng, Bin Lyu, Hai-Feng Jin 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 8(3):305-313. Published online Mar 15, 2016. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v8.i3.305
Retrospective Study
Clinical and epidemiologic variations of esophageal cancer in Tanzania 
Jaime V Gabel, Robert M Chamberlain, Twalib Ngoma, Julius Mwaiselage, Kendra K Schmid, Crispin Kahesa, Amr S Soliman 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 8(3):314-320. Published online Mar 15, 2016. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v8.i3.314
Case Report
Myeloid sarcoma presenting as a colon polyp and harbinger of chronic myelogenous leukemia 
Robert Rogers, Mark Ettel, Margaret Cho, Alexander Chan, Xiao-Jun Wu, Antonio G Neto 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 8(3):321-325. Published online Mar 15, 2016. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v8.i3.321
Rare case of entero-enteric intussusception caused by small bowel metastasis from a cardiac liposarcoma 
Gustavo Gomez, Mohammad Bilal, Paul Klepchick, Kofi Clarke 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 8(3):326-329. Published online Mar 15, 2016. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v8.i3.326