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1 AJR Am J Roentgenol
1 Am J Surg
3 Ann Surg
2 BMC Cancer
2 BMC Gastroenterol
4 Endoscopy
2 Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol
1 Gastroenterology
1 Hepatology
1 PLoS One
2 Surg Endosc

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    AJR Am J Roentgenol

  1. UYANIK SA, Oguslu U, Yilmaz B, Cevik H, et al
    Percutaneous Intraductal Microwave Ablation of Malignant Biliary Strictures: Initial Experience.
    AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2020 May 14:1-7. doi: 10.2214/AJR.19.21897.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Am J Surg

  2. LEE W, Jang JY, Cho JK, Hong SC, et al
    Does surgical difficulty relate to severity of acute cholecystitis? Validation of the parkland grading scale based on intraoperative findings.
    Am J Surg. 2020;219:637-641.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Ann Surg

  3. BRUNT LM, Deziel DJ, Telem DA, Strasberg SM, et al
    Safe Cholecystectomy Multi-society Practice Guideline and State of the Art Consensus Conference on Prevention of Bile Duct Injury During Cholecystectomy.
    Ann Surg. 2020 May 12. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000003791.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  4. LILLEMOE KD, Talamini MA
    Bile Duct Injury Elimination-Can We Get There?
    Ann Surg. 2020 May 12. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000003892.

  5. HUGENSCHMIDT H, Labori KJ, Brunborg C, Verbeke CS, et al
    Circulating Tumor Cells are an Independent Predictor of Shorter Survival in Patients Undergoing Resection for Pancreatic and Periampullary Adenocarcinoma.
    Ann Surg. 2018 Sep 13. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000003035.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    BMC Cancer

  6. WU CE, Chou WC, Hsieh CH, Chang JW, et al
    Prognostic and predictive factors for Taiwanese patients with advanced biliary tract cancer undergoing frontline chemotherapy with gemcitabine and cisplatin: a real-world experience.
    BMC Cancer. 2020;20:422.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  7. KURIYAMA N, Usui M, Gyoten K, Hayasaki A, et al
    Neoadjuvant chemotherapy followed by curative-intent surgery for perihilar cholangiocarcinoma based on its anatomical resectability classification and lymph node status.
    BMC Cancer. 2020;20:405.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    BMC Gastroenterol

  8. PARK S, Cheong J, Kyi K, Aranez J, et al
    Cholestasis and disseminated histoplasmosis in a psoriatic patient on infliximab: case report and review of literature.
    BMC Gastroenterol. 2020;20:141.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  9. WANG X, Qu J, Li K
    Duodenal perforations secondary to a migrated biliary plastic stent successfully treated by endoscope: case-report and review of the literature.
    BMC Gastroenterol. 2020;20:149.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  10. GASMI M, Gonzalez JM, Barthet M
    Endoscopic ultrasound-directed transgastrojejunal ERCP: a new technique to treat biliary stricture through the afferent limb after Whipple surgery.
    Endoscopy. 2020 May 12. doi: 10.1055/a-1158-8559.

  11. KOUANDA A, Avila P, Arain M
    The screw tip stent retriever for biliary drainage in a severe living donor liver transplant anastomotic stricture.
    Endoscopy. 2020 May 12. doi: 10.1055/a-1164-7972.

  12. SHIMIZU T, Sato K, Abe T, Zennyoji D, et al
    Forward-viewing echoendoscope is useful for recanalization of postoperative biliary anastomotic atresia in endosonography-guided biliary drainage.
    Endoscopy. 2020 May 12. doi: 10.1055/a-1158-8408.

  13. INOUE T, Ibusuki M, Kitano R, Kobayashi Y, et al
    Balloon enteroscopy-assisted radial incision and cutting method for refractory hepaticojejunostomy anastomotic strictures.
    Endoscopy. 2019 Feb 13. doi: 10.1055/a-0838-5557.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol

  14. LIEW YX, Chian DM, Koh YX, Chlebicki MP, et al
    Reducing prophylactic antibiotics use in laparoscopic cholecystectomy and liver resections.
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2020 May 8. doi: 10.1097/MEG.0000000000001763.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  15. MANGIAVILLANO B, Papanikolaou IS, Arvanitakis M, Auriemma F, et al
    Endoscopic drainage in patients with malignant extrahepatic biliary obstruction: when and how.
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2020 May 8. doi: 10.1097/MEG.0000000000001752.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  16. SANGHA M, Kelly CR, Rauschert L
    Liver and Gallbladder Herniation.
    Gastroenterology. 2020 May 7. pii: S0016-5085(20)30279.


  17. DEAN G, Hanauer S, Levitsky J
    The Role of the Intestine in the Pathogenesis of Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis: Evidence and Therapeutic Implications.
    Hepatology. 2020 May 11. doi: 10.1002/hep.31311.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    PLoS One

  18. KE Q, Lin N, Deng M, Wang L, et al
    The effect of adjuvant therapy for patients with intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma after surgical resection: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0229292.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Surg Endosc

  19. MICHAEL BRUNT L, Deziel DJ, Telem DA, Strasberg SM, et al
    Safe cholecystectomy multi-society practice guideline and state-of-the-art consensus conference on prevention of bile duct injury during cholecystectomy.
    Surg Endosc. 2020 May 12. pii: 10.1007/s00464-020-07568.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  20. SHIMODA M, Udo R, Imasato R, Oshiro Y, et al
    What are the risk factors of conversion from total cholecystectomy to bailout surgery?
    Surg Endosc. 2020 May 11. pii: 10.1007/s00464-020-07626.
    PubMed         Abstract available

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