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1 Am J Gastroenterol
3 Br J Surg
2 Clin Nucl Med
1 Dig Dis Sci
2 Endoscopy
2 Gastrointest Endosc
2 Hepatology
1 J Hepatol
2 Lancet Oncol
2 Surg Endosc
1 Surgery
1 Transplant Proc

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    Am J Gastroenterol

  1. BOWER RJ, Frenette C
    Reevaluating Goals of Therapy in Primary Biliary Cholangitis: Is Good Enough Is Not Good Enough Anymore?
    Am J Gastroenterol. 2020 May 20. doi: 10.14309/ajg.0000000000000693.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Br J Surg

  2. IKEDA T, Aida M, Yoshida Y, Matsumoto S, et al
    Alteration in faecal bile acids, gut microbial composition and diversity after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy.
    Br J Surg. 2020 May 20. doi: 10.1002/bjs.11654.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Meticulous surgical technique cannot be replaced by cholangiography.
    Br J Surg. 2020 May 17. doi: 10.1002/bjs.11651.

    Response to: Meticulous surgical technique cannot be replaced by cholangiography.
    Br J Surg. 2020 May 17. doi: 10.1002/bjs.11650.

    Clin Nucl Med

  5. PHILIP JT, Noor M, Leyva A, Contreras F, et al
    Hepatobiliary Scintigraphy in Cholecystocolonic Fistula.
    Clin Nucl Med. 2020 May 19. doi: 10.1097/RLU.0000000000003083.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  6. DAI H, Huang R
    Radioiodine Retention Within Dilated Common Biliary Duct Mimicking Metastatic Thyroid Cancer Diagnosed by the Combination of SPECT/CT and MRI.
    Clin Nucl Med. 2020 May 19. doi: 10.1097/RLU.0000000000003054.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Dig Dis Sci

  7. HAN S, Tatman P, Mehrotra S, Wani S, et al
    Combination of ERCP-Based Modalities Increases Diagnostic Yield for Biliary Strictures.
    Dig Dis Sci. 2020 May 19. pii: 10.1007/s10620-020-06335.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  8. MURAKAMI M, Fujimori N, Suehiro Y, Hioki T, et al
    Successful endoscopic removal of a fully covered self-expandable metallic stent that fractured above a benign distal bile duct stricture.
    Endoscopy. 2020 May 19. doi: 10.1055/a-1167-7861.

  9. BOKUN T, Tadic M, Kurtcehajic A, Grgurevic I, et al
    Broken handle cord of impacted biliary basket - rescue by cholangioscopy with laser lithotripsy.
    Endoscopy. 2020 May 19. doi: 10.1055/a-1167-0904.

    Gastrointest Endosc

  10. YANG J, Wang J, Zhou H, Wang Y, et al
    Endoscopic radiofrequency ablation plus a novel oral 5-fluorouracil compound versus radiofrequency ablation alone for unresectable extrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 May 10. pii: S0016-5107(20)34283.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  11. POLEY JW, Ponchon T, Puespoek A, Bruno M, et al
    Fully covered self-expanding metal stents for benign biliary stricture after orthotopic liver transplant: 5-year outcomes.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 May 14. pii: S0016-5107(20)34303.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  12. GUNASEKARAN G, Bekki Y, Lourdusamy V, Schwartz M, et al
    Surgical Treatments of Hepatobiliary Cancers.
    Hepatology. 2020 May 21. doi: 10.1002/hep.31325.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  13. RAND EB
    Cirrhotic Cardiomyopathy in children with BA: A new objective parameter to predict morbidity and mortality on the waitlist - and beyond!
    Hepatology. 2018 Dec 12. doi: 10.1002/hep.30419.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Hepatol

  14. JACKSON SS, Adami HO, Andreotti G, Beane-Freeman LE, et al
    Associations between reproductive factors and biliary tract cancers in women from the Biliary Tract Cancers Pooling Project.
    J Hepatol. 2020 May 10. pii: S0168-8278(20)30292.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Lancet Oncol

  15. ABOU-ALFA GK, Macarulla T, Javle MM, Kelley RK, et al
    Ivosidenib in IDH1-mutant, chemotherapy-refractory cholangiocarcinoma (ClarIDHy): a multicentre, randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled, phase 3 study.
    Lancet Oncol. 2020 May 13. pii: S1470-2045(20)30157.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Towards greater clarity in the treatment of cholangiocarcinoma.
    Lancet Oncol. 2020 May 13. pii: S1470-2045(20)30214.

    Surg Endosc

  17. ZHOU J, Vithiananthan S
    Risk factors for 30-day readmission and indication for ERCP following laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a retrospective NSQIP cohort study.
    Surg Endosc. 2020 May 19. pii: 10.1007/s00464-020-07642.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  18. HAMAD A, Cloyd JM, Dillhoff M, Manilchuk A, et al
    Comparison of lymph node evaluation and yield among patients undergoing open and minimally invasive surgery for gallbladder adenocarcinoma.
    Surg Endosc. 2020 May 19. pii: 10.1007/s00464-020-07635.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  19. SARR MG, Behrns KE
    Editors' introduction.
    Surgery. 2020;167:278.

    Transplant Proc

  20. JOZWIK A, Karpeta E, Nita M, Lagiewska B, et al
    Impact of Blood Loss and Intraoperative Blood Transfusion During Liver Transplantation on the Incidence of Early Biliary Complications and Mortality.
    Transplant Proc. 2020 May 17. pii: S0041-1345(20)30031.
    PubMed         Abstract available

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