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Publication Name World Journal of Gastroenterology
Manuscript ID 26416
Country/Territory Portugal
Received
2016-04-08 09:15
Peer-Review Started
2016-04-08 13:47
To Make the First Decision
2016-05-27 11:09
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2016-05-27 15:23
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2016-06-07 04:33
Second Decision
2016-06-20 08:17
Accepted by Journal Editor-in-Chief
Accepted by Company Editor-in-Chief
2016-06-28 15:53
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2016-06-28 15:53
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2016-07-20 16:50
Publish the Manuscript Online
2016-07-22 13:48
ISSN 1007-9327 (print) and 2219-2840 (online)
Open Access This article is an open-access article which was selected by an in-house editor and fully peer-reviewed by external reviewers. It is distributed in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial (CC BY-NC 4.0) license, which permits others to distribute, remix, adapt, build upon this work non-commercially, and license their derivative works on different terms, provided the original work is properly cited and the use is non-commercial. See: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/
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Category Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Manuscript Type Case Report
Article Title Systemic mastocytosis: A rare cause of non-cirrhotic portal hypertension
Manuscript Source Unsolicited Manuscript
All Author List Cláudio Martins, Cristina Teixeira, Suzane Ribeiro, Daniel Trabulo, Cláudia Cardoso, João Mangualde, Ricardo Freire, Élia Gamito, Ana Luísa Alves, Isabelle Cremers, Cecília Alves, Anabela Neves and Ana Paula Oliveira
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Corresponding author Dr. Cláudio Martins, Resident of Gastroenterology, Department of Gastroenterology, Setúbal Hospital Center - São Bernardo Hospital, Camilo Castelo Branco Street, Setúbal 2910, Portugal. cmartins1@campus.ul.pt
Keywords Systemic mastocytosis; Mast cells; Non-cirrhotic portal hypertension; Upper gastrointestinal bleeding; Cladribine
Core Tip This clinical case describes an interesting and uncommon case of aggressive systemic mastocytosis with hepatic and gastrointestinal involvement. It illustrates not only a rare cause of non-cirrhotic portal hypertension, but also an atypical gastrointestinal involvement. The aim of this case report is to demonstrate the challenge in establishing a diagnosis of systemic mastocytosis especially when the clinical picture is atypical and without skin involvement, and alert Gastroenterologists to consider infiltrative diseases, as differential diagnosis in a clinical case of portal hypertension of unknown etiology.
Publish Date 2016-07-22 13:48
Citation Martins C, Teixeira C, Ribeiro S, Trabulo D, Cardoso C, Mangualde J, Freire R, Gamito É, Alves AL, Cremers I, Alves C, Neves A, Oliveira AP. Systemic mastocytosis: A rare cause of non-cirrhotic portal hypertension. World J Gastroenterol 2016; 22(28): 6559-6564
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/1007-9327/full/v22/i28/6559.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.3748/wjg.v22.i28.6559
Full Article (PDF) WJG-22-6559.pdf
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Manuscript File 26416-Review.doc
Answering Reviewers 26416-Answering reviewers.pdf
Audio Core Tip 26416-Audio core tip.mp3
Conflict-of-Interest Disclosure Form 26416-Conflict-of-interest statement.pdf
Copyright License Agreement 26416-Copyright assignment.pdf
Data Sharing Statement 26416-Data sharing statement.pdf
Institutional Review Board Approval Form or Document 26416-Institutional review board statement.pdf
Non-Native Speakers of English Editing Certificate 26416-Language certificate.pdf
Peer-review Report 26416-Peer-review(s).pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 26416-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 26416-Scientific editor work list.pdf