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Publication Name World Journal of Gastroenterology
Manuscript ID 30726
Country/Territory United States
Received
2016-10-14 09:45
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2016-10-16 20:54
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2016-10-28 11:39
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2016-10-28 18:06
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2016-11-17 16:18
Accepted by Journal Editor-in-Chief
2016-11-20 03:07
Accepted by Company Editor-in-Chief
2016-11-28 18:07
Articles in Press
2016-11-28 18:07
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2016-12-15 17:40
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2016-12-26 19:13
ISSN 1007-9327 (print) and 2219-2840 (online)
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Category Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Manuscript Type Retrospective Study
Article Title Clinical significance of mesenteric panniculitis-like abnormalities on abdominal computerized tomography in patients with malignant neoplasms
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Eli D Ehrenpreis, Grigory Roginsky and Richard M Gore
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Funding Agency Grant Number
An unrestricted grant from the Keyser Family Fund (partly)
Corresponding author Eli D Ehrenpreis, MD, Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Director, Staff Physician, University of Chicago, Center for the Study of Complex Diseases, Gastroenterology, NorthShore University HealthSystem, Highland Park Hospital, 777 Park Avenue West, Highland Park, IL 60035, United States. ehrenpreis@gipharm.net
Keywords Panniculitis; Peritoneal; X ray; Neoplasms; Computed tomography; Small intestine; Misty mesentery; Lymphoma; Tomography; Positron emission tomography
Core Tip The most important question when a patient has new mesenteric panniculitis - like findings on abdominal computed tomography (CT) scan is the likelihood that a malignancy is present. Based on our study, a first diagnosis of cancer occurs in approximately 5% and is unexpected diagnosis in 1.4% of these patients. Lymphomas are the most likely malignancies. A careful clinical evaluation for lymphoma as well as solid tumors is advised. Follow up is also important, as an additional 5% of patients will eventually be diagnosed with a malignancy. In patients with a malignancy, CT findings are likely to remain stable, and positron emission tomography scanning is not advised.
Publish Date 2016-12-26 19:13
Citation Ehrenpreis ED, Roginsky G, Gore RM. Clinical significance of mesenteric panniculitis-like abnormalities on abdominal computerized tomography in patients with malignant neoplasms. World J Gastroenterol 2016; 22(48): 10601-10608
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/1007-9327/full/v22/i48/10601.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.3748/wjg.v22.i48.10601
Full Article (PDF) WJG-22-10601.pdf
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Copyright License Agreement 30726-Copyright assignment.pdf
Scientific Research Process 30726-Scientific research process.pdf
Peer-review Report 30726-Peer-review(s).pdf
Journal Editor-in-Chief Review Report 30726-Journal editor-in-chief review report.pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 30726-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
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