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Publication Name World Journal of Gastroenterology
Manuscript ID 28669
Country/Territory China
Received
2016-07-10 12:27
Peer-Review Started
2016-07-13 09:29
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2016-08-29 08:32
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2016-08-31 09:37
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2016-09-03 12:55
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2016-09-21 15:02
Accepted by Journal Editor-in-Chief
Accepted by Company Editor-in-Chief
2016-09-28 18:57
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2016-09-28 18:57
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2016-10-31 17:22
Typeset the Manuscript
2016-11-30 11:08
Publish the Manuscript Online
2016-12-13 00:40
ISSN 1007-9327 (print) and 2219-2840 (online)
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Category Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Manuscript Type Basic Study
Article Title Non-invasive evaluation of liver stiffness after splenectomy in rabbits with CCl4-induced liver fibrosis
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Ming-Jun Wang, Wen-Wu Ling, Hong Wang, Ling-Wei Meng, He Cai and Bing Peng
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Corresponding Author Bing Peng, MD, PhD, Department of Pancreatic Surgery, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, No. 37, Guoxue Alley, Chengdu 610041, Sichuan Province, China. wmjjmw01pb@126.com
Key Words Fibrosis stages; Splenectomy; Elastography point quantification; Liver stiffness; Non-invasive technique
Core Tip Elastography point quantification (ElastPQ) is a non-invasive technique for assessing tissue stiffness, and was used in this study. Splenectomy is a surgical intervention for liver cirrhosis patients with hypersplenism. The aim of the current study was to evaluate the diagnostic accuracy of liver stiffness measurement by ElastPQ in animal models and determine the longitudinal changes in liver stiffness by ElastPQ after splenectomy at different stages of fibrosis. We conclude that liver stiffness measurements using ElastPQ can be used to dynamically monitor the changes in liver stiffness in rabbit models, and in patients, after splenectomy.
Publish Date 2016-12-13 00:40
Citation Wang MJ, Ling WW, Wang H, Meng LW, Cai H, Peng B. Non-invasive evaluation of liver stiffness after splenectomy in rabbits with CCl4-induced liver fibrosis. World J Gastroenterol 2016; 22(46): 10166-10179
URL http://www.wjgnet.com/1007-9327/full/v22/i46/10166.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.3748/wjg.v22.i46.10166
Full Article (PDF) WJG-22-10166.pdf
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Biostatistics Review Certificate Biostatistics_Statement_20160709174541.docx
Conflict-of-Interest Disclosure Form 28669-Conflict-of-interest statement.pdf
Copyright License Agreement 28669-Copyright assignment.pdf
Data Sharing Statement 28669-Data sharing statement.pdf
Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee Approval Form or Document 28669-Institutional animal care and use committee statement.pdf
Institutional Review Board Approval Form or Document 28669-Institutional review board statement.pdf
Non-Native Speakers of English Editing Certificate 28669-Language certificate.pdf
Scientific Research Process 28669-Scientific research process.pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 28669-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 28669-Scientific editor work list.pdf