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Publication Name World Journal of Radiology
Manuscript ID 40857
Country of Manuscript Source Ireland
Received
2018-07-14 13:22
Peer-Review Started
2018-07-17 06:53
To Make the First Decision
2018-08-03 01:09
Return for Revision
2018-08-07 02:28
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2018-08-30 07:39
Second Decision
2018-09-06 11:22
Accepted by Journal Editor-in-Chief
Accepted by Company Editor-in-Chief
2018-10-09 13:23
Articles in Press
2018-10-09 13:23
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Typeset the Manuscript
2018-11-20 01:34
Publish the Manuscript Online
2018-12-10 03:36
ISSN 1949-8470 (online)
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Specialty Radiology, Nuclear Medicine and Medical Imaging
Manuscript type Minireviews
Article Title Review of the role of abdominal imaging in irritable bowel syndrome
Manuscript Source Unsolicited Manuscript
All Author List Richard G Kavanagh, John O'Grady, Brian W Carey, Owen J O'Connor and Michael M Maher
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Correspondence To Brian W Carey, BM BCh, Assistant Lecturer, Department of Radiology, Cork University Hospital, Wilton, Cork T12 DC4A, Ireland. brian_carey@ucc.ie
Keywords Abdominal imaging; Rome criteria; Irritable bowel syndrome
Core Tip Radiologic imaging in irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) remains contentious and the evidence guiding its use is limited. Recent studies indicate that imaging is being widely used in these patients. This review assesses current best evidence for the role of imaging in IBS. Primary and secondary literature searches were performed. The cornerstone of diagnosis remains the Rome criteria. Lack of “red flag” features in IBS patients should strengthen diagnosis of IBS and obviate the need for radiologic imaging. If red flag features are present, appropriate imaging may be used to exclude a suspected alternative diagnosis.
Publish Date 2018-12-10 03:36
Citation Kavanagh RG, O’Grady J, Carey BW, O’Connor OJ, Maher MM. Review of the role of abdominal imaging in irritable bowel syndrome. World J Radiol 2018; 10(11): 143-149
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/1949-8470/full/v10/i11/143.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.4329/wjr.v10.i11.143
Full Article (PDF) WJR-10-143.pdf
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Manuscript File 40857-Review.docx
Answering Reviewers 40857-Answering reviewers.pdf
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Conflict-of-Interest Disclosure Form 40857-Conflict-of-interest statement.pdf
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Peer-review Report 40857-Peer-review(s).pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 40857-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 40857-Scientific editor work list.pdf