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Publication Name World Journal of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Manuscript ID 33470
Country of Manuscript Source Greece
Received
2017-02-10 08:36
Peer-Review Started
2017-02-15 11:18
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2017-05-10 17:23
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2017-05-17 10:22
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2017-05-21 00:46
Second Decision
2017-07-18 09:30
Accepted by Journal Editor-in-Chief
Accepted by Company Editor-in-Chief
2017-07-24 05:10
Articles in Press
2017-07-24 05:10
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Edit the Manuscript by Language Editor
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2017-08-31 09:08
Publish the Manuscript Online
2017-09-11 00:42
ISSN 1948-5190 (online)
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Specialty Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Manuscript Type Review
Article Title Laparoscopic splenectomy: Current concepts
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Evangelos P Misiakos, George Bagias, Theodore Liakakos and Anastasios Machairas
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Corresponding author Evangelos P Misiakos, MD, FACS, Associate Professor of Surgery, 3rd Department of Surgery, Attikon University Hospital, University of Athens School of Medicine, 76 Aigeou Pelagous Street, Agia Paraskevi, 15 341, Attica, Athens 12462, Greece. misiakos@med.uoa.gr
Keywords Laparoscopy; Splenectomy; Splenomegaly; Hand-assisted-laparoscopic-splenectomy; Lymphoma
Core Tip With the advent of laparoscopic techniques, laparoscopic splenectomy has become the procedure of choice for benign and malignant diseases of the spleen. Splenomegaly can be alternatively treated with modified hand-assisted approach. In addition the introduction of advanced laparoscopic tools for ligation and electrocauterization contributed to reduced blood loss at surgery and minimal morbidity.
Publish Date 2017-09-11 00:42
Citation Misiakos EP, Bagias G, Liakakos T, Machairas A. Laparoscopic splenectomy: Current concepts. World J Gastrointest Endosc 2017; 9(9): 428-437
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/1948-5190/full/v9/i9/428.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.4253/wjge.v9.i9.428
Full Article (PDF) WJGE-9-428.pdf
Full Article (Word) WJGE-9-428.doc
Manuscript File 33470-Review.doc
Answering Reviewers 33470-Answering reviewers.pdf
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Copyright License Agreement 33470-Copyright assignment.pdf
Peer-review Report 33470-Peer-review(s).pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 33470-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 33470-Scientific editor work list.pdf