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Natural Course and Risk of Cholangiocarcinoma in Patients with Recurrent Pyogenic Cholangitis: A Retrospective Cohort Study

You MS, Lee SH, Kang J, Choi YH, Choi JH, Shin BS, Huh G, Paik WH, Ryu JK, Kim YT, Jang DK, Lee JK

  • Gut Liver.
  • 2019 May;13(3):373-379.
  • doi: 10.5009/gnl18339
BACKGROUND/AIMS: Recurrent pyogenic cholangitis (RPC) is a chronic progressive disease frequently accompanied by cholangiocarcinoma (CCA). This study aimed to investigate the natural course of RPC and identify factors associated with...
A Novel High-Visibility Radiopaque Tantalum Marker for Biliary Self-Expandable Metal Stents

Park JS, Yim KH, Jeong S, Lee DH, Kim DG

  • Gut Liver.
  • 2019 May;13(3):366-372.
  • doi: 10.5009/gnl18330
BACKGROUND/AIMS: Radiopaque metal markers are required to improve X-ray absorption by self-expandable metal stents (SEMSs) to enable precise stent placement. A new tantalum radiopaque marker was recently developed using an...
Preoperative Metabolic Tumor Volume(2.5) Associated with Early Systemic Metastasis in Resected Pancreatic Cancer: A Transcriptome-Wide Analysis

Lee SH, Hwang HK, Lee WJ, Yun M, Kang CM

  • Gut Liver.
  • 2019 May;13(3):356-365.
  • doi: 10.5009/gnl18242
BACKGROUND/AIMS: ¹⁸F-fluorodeoxyglucose-positron emission tomography (¹⁸F-FDG-PET) reflects biological aggressiveness and predicts prognoses in various tumors. Evaluating the oncologic significance of the preoperative metabolic phenotype might be necessary for planning the surgical...
Comparison of the Diagnostic Yield of the Standard 22-Gauge Needle and the New 20-Gauge Forward-Bevel Core Biopsy Needle for Endoscopic Ultrasound-Guided Tissue Acquisition from Pancreatic Lesions

Fujie S, Ishiwatari H, Sasaki K, Sato J, Matsubayashi H, Yoshida M, Ito S, Kawata N, Imai K, Kakushima , Takizawa K, Hotta K, Ono H

  • Gut Liver.
  • 2019 May;13(3):349-355.
  • doi: 10.5009/gnl18189
BACKGROUND/AIMS: To compare the diagnostic yield of 20-gauge forward-bevel core biopsy needle (CBN) and 22-gauge needle for endoscopic ultrasound (EUS)-guided fine needle aspiration (FNA) of solid pancreatic masses. METHODS: The use...
Stem Cell Markers Predict the Response to Sorafenib in Patients with Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Kim BH, Park JW, Kim JS, Lee SK, Hong EK

  • Gut Liver.
  • 2019 May;13(3):342-348.
  • doi: 10.5009/gnl18345
BACKGROUND/AIMS: Sorafenib remains the only approved molecular targeted agent for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC); however, reliable biomarkers that predict its efficacy are still lacking. The aim of this study was to...
Increased Risk of Herpes Zoster in Young and Metabolically Healthy Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease: A Nationwide Population-Based Study

Soh H, Chun J, Han K, Park S, Choi G, Kim J, Lee J, Im JP, Kim JS

  • Gut Liver.
  • 2019 May;13(3):333-341.
  • doi: 10.5009/gnl18304
BACKGROUND/AIMS: The risk of herpes zoster (HZ) among patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) remains unclear in terms of age and metabolic comorbidities, including diabetes mellitus, hypertension, or dyslipidemia. We...
Depression Promotes the Onset of Irritable Bowel Syndrome through Unique Dysbiosis in Rats

Takajo T, Tomita K, Tsuchihashi H, Enomoto S, Tanichi M, Toda H, Okada Y, Furuhashi , Sugihara N, Wada A, Horiuchi K, Inaba K, Hanawa Y, Shibuya N, Shirakabe , Higashiyama M, Kurihara C, Watanabe C, Komoto S, Nagao S, Kimura K, Miura S, Shimizu K, Hokari R

  • Gut Liver.
  • 2019 May;13(3):325-332.
  • doi: 10.5009/gnl18296
BACKGROUND/AIMS: Although studies using conventional animal models have shown that specific stressors cause irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), it is unclear whether depression itself causes IBS. Our aim was to establish...
Management of Clinical T1N0M0 Esophageal Cancer

Yang AJ, Choi SH, Byun HK, Kim HJ, Choi J, Lee YC, Lee SK, Park KR, Lee CG

  • Gut Liver.
  • 2019 May;13(3):315-324.
  • doi: 10.5009/gnl18254
BACKGROUND/AIMS: Endoscopic resection is a standard treatment for stage T1a esophageal cancer, with esophagectomy or radical radiation therapy (RT) performed for stage T1b lesions. This study aimed to compare treatment...
Effects of Moderate Alcohol Drinking in Patients with Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

Kwon I, Jun DW, Moon JH

  • Gut Liver.
  • 2019 May;13(3):308-314.
  • doi: 10.5009/gnl18175
Whether moderate alcohol intake is beneficial remains an unsolved issue. Recent studies have suggested that moderate alcohol consumption is associated with beneficial effects related to the prevention of cardiovascular diseases....
IgG4-Related Sclerosing Cholangitis and Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis

Tanaka A

  • Gut Liver.
  • 2019 May;13(3):300-307.
  • doi: 10.5009/gnl18085
Sclerosing cholangitis (SC) is defined as a condition with progressive stenosis and destruction of the bile ducts due to diffuse inflammation and fibrosis and currently includes three categories: primary sclerosing...
2018 Korean Liver Cancer Association–National Cancer Center Korea Practice Guidelines for the Management of Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Korean Liver Cancer Association (KLCA) and National Cancer Center (NCC), Korea.,

  • Gut Liver.
  • 2019 May;13(3):227-299.
  • doi: 10.5009/gnl19024
Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is the fifth most common cancer globally and the fourth most common cancer in men in Korea, where the prevalence of chronic hepatitis B infection is high...
Developing Consilience Medicine: Positron Emission Tomography Scan and Transcriptomics in Pancreatic Cancer

Kim SH, Lee SO

  • Gut Liver.
  • 2019 May;13(3):225-226.
  • doi: 10.5009/gnl19116
No abstract available.
Which Needle Needs to Be Chosen for Better Outcome of Endoscopic Ultrasound-Guided Tissue Acquisition?

Lee DW, Kim EY

  • Gut Liver.
  • 2019 May;13(3):223-224.
  • doi: 10.5009/gnl19121
No abstract available.

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