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Publication Name World Journal of Gastroenterology
Manuscript ID 2380
Country/Territory Turkey
Received
2013-02-19 10:49
Peer-Review Started
2013-02-19 19:43
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2013-03-04 13:42
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2013-03-06 18:26
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2013-03-19 05:31
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2013-04-28 14:33
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2013-04-29 01:27
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2013-07-04 14:40
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2013-07-18 10:32
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2013-07-29 11:18
ISSN 1007-9327 (print) and 2219-2840 (online)
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Publisher Baishideng Publishing Group Inc, 7041 Koll Center Parkway, Suite 160, Pleasanton, CA 94566, USA
Website http://www.wjgnet.com
Category Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Manuscript Type Autobiography
Article Title Gallbladder polyps: Factors affecting surgical decision
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Pinar Sarkut, Sadik Kilicturgay, Ali Ozer, Ersin Ozturk and Tuncay Yilmazlar
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Corresponding Author Pinar Sarkut, MD, Department of General Surgery, Uludag University School of Medicine, Gorukle, 16059 Bursa, Turkey. pinartasar@gmail.com
Key Words Gallbladder; Polyps; Ultrasound; Cholecystectomy; Malignancy
Core Tip Early stage gallbladder cancers can often be detected as polyps in imaging studies. The aim of this study was to determine the factors affecting surgery by analyzing the incidence of malignancy of gallbladder polyps (GP) and the efficiency of ultrasonography in detecting GP. Of 138 patients with GP on imaging, 99 had polyps and 21 had histopathologically confirmed adenocarc?noma. Of these 21 patients, all malignant polyps were solitary and had a diameter > 10 mm. In our study, the risk of malignancy correlated w?th age over 50 years old, solitary polyp and polyp diameter > 10 mm.
Publish Date 2013-07-29 11:18
Citation Sarkut P, Kilicturgay S, Ozer A, Ozturk E, Yilmazlar T. Gallbladder polyps: Factors affecting surgical decision. World J Gastroenterol 2013; 19(28): 4526-4530
URL http://www.wjgnet.com/1007-9327/full/v19/i28/4526.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.3748/wjg.v19.i28.4526
Full Article (PDF) WJG-19-4526.pdf
Manuscript File 2380-Review.docx
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Copyright License Agreement 2380-Copyright assignment.doc
Non-Native Speakers of English Editing Certificate 2380- Language certificate.doc
Peer-review Report 2380-Peer review(s).pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 2380-Scientific editor work list.doc