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Publication Name World Journal of Gastroenterology
Manuscript ID 31822
Country of Manuscript Source India
Received
2016-12-11 15:00
Peer-Review Started
2016-12-11 21:23
To Make the First Decision
2017-01-19 10:54
Return for Revision
2017-01-20 09:46
Revised
2017-02-14 19:19
Second Decision
2017-03-03 16:58
Accepted by Journal Editor-in-Chief
Accepted by Company Editor-in-Chief
2017-03-06 16:56
Articles in Press
2017-03-06 16:56
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Edit the Manuscript by Language Editor
Typeset the Manuscript
2017-03-14 17:43
Publish the Manuscript Online
2017-03-28 10:34
ISSN 1007-9327 (print) and 2219-2840 (online)
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Category Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Manuscript Type Observational Study
Article Title Comparing acid steatocrit and faecal elastase estimations for use in M-ANNHEIM staging for pancreatitis
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List M Ganesh Kamath, C Ganesh Pai, Asha Kamath and Annamma Kurien
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Funding Agency Grant Number
Indian Council of Medical Research, New Delhi, India 5/4/3-5/10-NCD-II
Corresponding author C Ganesh Pai, MD, DM, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal University, Manipal 576104, India. cgpai@yahoo.co.in
Keywords Chronic pancreatitis; Pancreatic function tests; Pancreatic elastase; Staging; Steatorrhoea
Core Tip Patients with acute, recurrent acute and chronic pancreatitis were classified as per M-ANNHEIM stages, separately based on the results of two exocrine function tests (acid steatocrit method and faecal elastase test) for comparison. A statistically significant difference was seen between the M-ANNHEIM stages as classified separately by the two tests. Faecal elastase-1 estimation performed better than the acid steatocrit test for use in the staging of pancreatitis by the M-ANNHEIM classification since it diagnosed a higher proportion of patients with exocrine dysfunction.
Publish Date 2017-03-28 10:34
Citation Kamath MG, Pai CG, Kamath A, Kurien A. Comparing acid steatocrit and faecal elastase estimations for use in M-ANNHEIM staging for pancreatitis. World J Gastroenterol 2017; 23(12): 2217-2222
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/1007-9327/full/v23/i12/2217.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.3748/wjg.v23.i12.2217
Full Article (PDF) WJG-23-2217.pdf
Full Article (Word) WJG-23-2217.doc
Manuscript File 31822-Review.doc
Answering Reviewers 31822-Answering reviewers.pdf
Audio Core Tip 31822-Audio core tip.mp3
Biostatistics Review Certificate 31822-Biostatistics statement.pdf
Conflict-of-Interest Disclosure Form 31822-Conflict-of-interest statement.pdf
Copyright License Agreement 31822-Copyright assignment.pdf
Data Sharing Statement 31822-Data sharing statement.pdf
Approved Grant Application Form(s) or Funding Agency Copy of any Approval Document(s) 31822-Grant application form(s).pdf
Signed Informed Consent Form(s) or Document(s) Informed_Consent_Statement_20161209193751.pdf
Institutional Review Board Approval Form or Document 31822-Institutional review board statement.pdf
Scientific Research Process 31822-Scientific research process.pdf
Peer-review Report 31822-Peer-review(s).pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 31822-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 31822-Scientific editor work list.pdf