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2 Gastroenterology
2 Gastrointest Endosc
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2 J Hepatol
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2 Scand J Gastroenterol
6 Surg Endosc
1 Surg Today
1 World J Surg

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    Am J Surg

  1. BECKERMANN J, Harmsen WS, Lorenz TA, Wendt RC, et al
    Implications of routine cholangiography during laparoscopic cholecystectomy on postoperative testing: Review of more than 2,300 cases in a community-based practice.
    Am J Surg. 2023 Mar 27:S0002-9610(23)00127-7. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2023.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Ann Surg

  2. THALJI SZ, Fernando D, Dua KS, Madhavan S, et al
    Biliary Adverse Events during Neoadjuvant Therapy for Pancreatic Cancer.
    Ann Surg. 2023 Apr 20. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000005884.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  3. KAWAKATSU S, Mizuno T, Yamaguchi J, Watanabe N, et al
    The Goal of Intraoperative Blood Loss in Major Hepatobiliary Resection for Perihilar Cholangiocarcinoma: Saving Patients from a Heavy Complication Burden.
    Ann Surg. 2023 Apr 13. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000005869.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    BMC Gastroenterol

  4. HU C, Iyer RK, Juran BD, McCauley BM, et al
    Predicting cholangiocarcinoma in primary sclerosing cholangitis: using artificial intelligence, clinical and laboratory data.
    BMC Gastroenterol. 2023;23:129.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Br J Surg

  5. GHOTBI J, Yaqub S, Soreide K
    Management of extrahepatic bile duct cysts.
    Br J Surg. 2023 Apr 20:znad087. doi: 10.1093.


  6. OKAMOTO T, Takeda T, Sasahira N
    Endoscopic ultrasound-guided choledochoduodenostomy using a drill dilator.
    Endoscopy. 2023;55.

  7. MAYER P, Wackenthaler A, Christmann PY, Habersetzer F, et al
    An unusual complication of acute biliary pancreatitis: an incidental discovery of hemobilia.
    Endoscopy. 2023;55.

  8. MURABAYASHI T, Nakamura H, Sugimoto S, Oyamada J, et al
    Arterial cannulation during endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography.
    Endoscopy. 2023;55.

  9. LI Y, Yu T, He H, Hou S, et al
    A novel peroral choledochoscope was used to remove a proximal displaced stent-stone complex.
    Endoscopy. 2023;55.


  10. KHARAZMI E, Scherer D, Boekstegers F, Liang Q, et al
    Gallstones, cholecystectomy and kidney cancer: observational and Mendelian randomisation results based on large cohorts.
    Gastroenterology. 2023 Apr 11:S0016-5085(23)00580.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  11. KANG JH, Splinter PL, Trussoni CE, Pirius NE, et al
    The epigenetic reader, BRD2, mediates cholangiocyte senescence via interaction with ETS1.
    Gastroenterology. 2023 Apr 12:S0016-5085(23)00592.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Gastrointest Endosc

  12. WANG ZJ, Li SY, Li ZS, Bai Y, et al
    Prophylactic EUS-guided gallbladder drainage: a cautious attitude should be taken.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2023;97:995-996.

  13. INOUE T, Yoshida M, Suzuki Y, Kitano R, et al
    Comparison of long-term outcomes of endoscopic ultrasound-guided gallbladder drainage and endoscopic transpapillary gallbladder drainage for calculous cholecystitis in poor surgical candidates: A multicenter propensity score-matched analysis.
    Gastrointest Endosc. 2023 Apr 12:S0016-5107(23)00375.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  14. LEWINSKA M, Karhus ML, Ellegaard AG, Romero-Gomez M, et al
    Serum lipidome unravels a diagnostic potential in bile acid diarrhoea.
    Gut. 2023 Apr 18:gutjnl-2022-329213. doi: 10.1136/gutjnl-2022-329213.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  15. UMAR S, Nadeem A, Nadeem M
    Letter to the editor: progressive cholestasis and associated sclerosing cholangitis are complications of COVID-19 in patients with chronic liver disease.
    Hepatology. 2023 Apr 11. doi: 10.1097/HEP.0000000000000398.

  16. HARTL L, Reiberger T, Trauner M
    Reply: progressive cholestasis and associated sclerosing cholangitis are complications of COVID-19 in patients with chronic liver disease.
    Hepatology. 2023 Apr 11. doi: 10.1097/HEP.0000000000000399.

  17. DANIEL N, Genua F, Jenab M, Mayen AL, et al
    The role of the gut microbiome in the development of hepatobiliary cancers.
    Hepatology. 2023 Apr 15. doi: 10.1097/HEP.0000000000000406.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  18. RUSSI AE, Shivakumar P, Luo Z, Bezerra J, et al
    Plasticity between ILC2 subsets and amphiregulin expression regulate epithelial repair in biliary atresia.
    Hepatology. 2023 Apr 21. doi: 10.1097/HEP.0000000000000418.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  19. MACKOWIAK B, Gao B
    Activation of cholangiocyte mTORC1 drives alcohol-induced ductular reaction.
    Hepatology. 2023 Apr 21. doi: 10.1097/HEP.0000000000000416.

  20. FORMAN LM, Sapisochin G, Assis DN, Arrive L, et al
    Reply: Living donor liver transplantation for people with PSC.
    Hepatology. 2023;77:E97-E98.

  21. HEINEMANN M, Adam R, Karam V, Schramm C, et al
    Letter to the Editor: Living donor liver transplantation for people with PSC.
    Hepatology. 2023 Jan 3. doi: 10.1097/HEP.0000000000000208.

  22. JEONG H, Kim KP, Jeong JH, Hwang DW, et al
    Adjuvant gemcitabine plus cisplatin versus capecitabine in node-positive extrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma: the STAMP randomized trial.
    Hepatology. 2023;77:1540-1549.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Hepatol

  23. DANA J, Debray D, Vilgrain V
    Reply to: "The effects of CFTR modulator therapies on liver stiffness and bile flow: a single centre experience".
    J Hepatol. 2023 Apr 10:S0168-8278(23)00222-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jhep.2023.

  24. FICKERT P, Lin AC, Ritschl H, Hammer N, et al
    Portal venous branches as an anatomic railroad for a gut-bile duct-axis.
    J Hepatol. 2023 Apr 10:S0168-8278(23)00221-0. doi: 10.1016/j.jhep.2023.

    J Pediatr

  25. CHEN HL, Chang MH
    Screening for Biliary Atresia: Large-Scale Implementation Moving Forward.
    J Pediatr. 2023 Apr 5:113414. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2023.113414.


  26. SLATER S, Cunningham D
    Pembrolizumab plus chemotherapy as first-line treatment for advanced biliary tract cancer.
    Lancet. 2023 Apr 14:S0140-6736(23)00767-5. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(23)00767.

  27. KELLEY RK, Ueno M, Yoo C, Finn RS, et al
    Pembrolizumab in combination with gemcitabine and cisplatin compared with gemcitabine and cisplatin alone for patients with advanced biliary tract cancer (KEYNOTE-966): a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled, phase 3 trial.
    Lancet. 2023 Apr 14:S0140-6736(23)00727-4. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(23)00727.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    PLoS One

  28. POUDEL SK, Padmanabhan R, Dave H, Guinta K, et al
    Microbiomic profiles of bile in patients with benign and malignant pancreaticobiliary disease.
    PLoS One. 2023;18:e0283021.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  29. HAN X, Wang J, Wu Y, Gu H, et al
    Predictive value of bile acids as metabolite biomarkers for gallstones: A protocol of systematic review and meta-analysis.
    PLoS One. 2023;18:e0284138.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Scand J Gastroenterol

  30. LIU C, Zhan S, Li N, Tu T, et al
    Bile acid alterations associated with indolent course of inflammatory bowel disease.
    Scand J Gastroenterol. 2023 Apr 18:1-10. doi: 10.1080/00365521.2023.2200518.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  31. HYVARINEN I, Hukkinen M, Kivisaari R, Kylanpaa L, et al
    Characteristics, management and outcomes of choledochal malformations in Finnish adult patients.
    Scand J Gastroenterol. 2023 Apr 18:1-6. doi: 10.1080/00365521.2023.2200574.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Surg Endosc

  32. LI H, Wei L, Zhu M, Zeng Z, et al
    A novel approach of intraoperative cholangiography in laparoscopic left lateral sectionectomy in living donor liver transplantation.
    Surg Endosc. 2023 Apr 20. doi: 10.1007/s00464-023-10066.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  33. ORTENZI M, Agresta F, Vettoretto N, Gerardi C, et al
    Use of High Energy Devices (HEDs) versus electrocautery for laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials.
    Surg Endosc. 2023 Apr 19. doi: 10.1007/s00464-023-10060.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  34. XU C, Yin M, Wang H, Jiang P, et al
    Indocyanine green fluorescent cholangiography improves the clinical effects of difficult laparoscopic cholecystectomy.
    Surg Endosc. 2023 Apr 17. doi: 10.1007/s00464-023-10035.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  35. ANGSUWATCHARAKON P, Thongsuwan C, Ridtitid W, Piyachaturawat P, et al
    Morphology of the major duodenal papilla for the selection of advanced cannulation techniques in difficult biliary cannulation.
    Surg Endosc. 2023 Apr 13. doi: 10.1007/s00464-023-10058.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  36. LI Q, Dou M, Zhang J, Jia P, et al
    A Bayesian network model to predict neoplastic risk for patients with gallbladder polyps larger than 10 mm based on preoperative ultrasound features.
    Surg Endosc. 2023 Apr 11. doi: 10.1007/s00464-023-10056.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  37. VILLARREAL ME, Rothwell C, Huang E
    Uncovering patient safety considerations in laparoscopic cholecystectomy using cognitive task analysis.
    Surg Endosc. 2023 Apr 10. doi: 10.1007/s00464-023-09970.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Surg Today

  38. AL SAMARAEE A, Bhattacharya V
    Cystic duct cyst in adults: a systematic review of the sixth entity.
    Surg Today. 2023;53:527-543.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    World J Surg

  39. LIU B, Fu L, Lu T, Zhang G, et al
    Comparison of Efficacy and Safety of Laparoscopic Holmium laser Lithotripsy and Laparoscopic Bile Duct Exploration for Bile Duct Stones: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
    World J Surg. 2023 Apr 11. doi: 10.1007/s00268-023-06995.
    PubMed         Abstract available

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