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Publication Name World Journal of Gastroenterology
Manuscript ID 39104
Country of Manuscript Source Australia
Received
2018-03-29 00:28
Peer-Review Started
2018-03-30 00:49
To Make the First Decision
2018-04-11 07:21
Return for Revision
2018-04-13 07:28
Revised
2018-04-28 08:54
Second Decision
2018-05-10 09:06
Accepted by Journal Editor-in-Chief
Accepted by Company Editor-in-Chief
2018-05-11 04:54
Articles in Press
2018-05-11 04:54
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Edit the Manuscript by Language Editor
Typeset the Manuscript
2018-05-17 01:04
Publish the Manuscript Online
2018-05-18 02:03
ISSN 1007-9327 (print) and 2219-2840 (online)
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Specialty Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Manuscript Type Review
Article Title Challenges in diagnosis of pancreatic cancer
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Lulu Zhang, Santosh Sanagapalli and Alina Stoita
ORCID
Author(s) ORCID Number
Lulu Zhang http://orcid.org/0000-0003-2040-6158
Santosh Sanagapalli http://orcid.org/0000-0003-3145-1050
Alina Stoita http://orcid.org/x1x
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Corresponding author Alina Stoita, FRACP, MBBS, Doctor, Gastroenterologist, Department of Gastroenterology, St Vincent's Hospital Sydney, 390 Victoria Street, Darlinghurst 2010, NSW, Australia. alinastoita@yahoo.com.au
Keywords Pancreatic cancer; Diagnosis; Challenges; Imaging; Biomarkers; Screening; Endoscopic ultrasound; Pitfalls
Core Tip Pancreatic cancer is becoming a leading cause of cancer related death in Western societies. Rapid and accurate diagnosis of a pancreatic mass is crucial for improving outcomes. Current practice utilises multi-detector computed tomography and/or magnetic reson­ance imaging, with a dedicated pancreas protocol as the initial modality. endoscopic ultrasound is the preferred method to further evaluate pancreatic masses as it has more superior diagnostic accuracy and can provide tissue acquisition. Pitfalls in diagnosis of pancreatic cancer are discussed, as careful recognition of these conditions is important. There are exciting developments of new diagnostic techniques that open the possibility of personalised cancer medicine.
Publish Date 2018-05-18 02:03
Citation Zhang L, Sanagapalli S, Stoita A. Challenges in diagnosis of pancreatic cancer. World J Gastroenterol 2018; 24(19): 2047-2060
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/1007-9327/full/v24/i19/2047.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.3748/wjg.v24.i19.2047
Full Article (PDF) WJG-24-2047.pdf
Full Article (Word) WJG-24-2047.doc
Manuscript File 39104-Review.docx
Answering Reviewers 39104-Answering reviewers.pdf
Audio Core Tip 39104-Audio core tip.mp3
Conflict-of-Interest Disclosure Form 39104-Conflict-of-interest statement.pdf
Copyright License Agreement 39104-Copyright license agreement.pdf
Peer-review Report 39104-Peer-review(s).pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 39104-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 39104-Scientific editor work list.pdf