ORIGINAL PAPERS

Noninvasive Detection through REMS-PCR Technique of K-ras Mutations in Stool DNA of Patients with Colorectal Cancer
Francisc Mixich1, Mihai Ioana1, Florea Voinea2, Adrian Sãftoiu3, Tudorel Ciurea3

Clinical Significance of p53, K-ras and DCC Gene Alterations in the Stage I-II Colorectal Cancers*
Mustafa Akkiprik1, Çigdem Ataizi-Çelikel2, Fikret Düºünceli3, Özgür Sönmez1, Bahadır M. Güllüoglu3, Aydin Sav2, Ayºe Özer1

Long Term Follow-Up of a Large Cohort of Inactive HBsAg (+)/ HBeAg (-)/ anti-HBe (+) Carriers in Greece
Eleni Gigi1, Thalia Lalla1, Eleni Orphanou1, Emmanuel Sinakos1, Eleni Vrettou2, Maria Raptopoulou-Gigi1

Efficacy, Tolerability and Predictive Factors for Early and Sustained Virologic Response in Patients Treated with Weight-Based Dosing Regimen of PegIFN alpha-2b and Ribavirin in Real-Life Healthcare Setting
Liana Gheorghe1, Speranta Iacob1, Ioan Sporea2, Mircea Grigorescu3, Roxana Sirli2, Dana Damian3, Cristian Gheorghe1, Razvan Iacob1

The FibroTest Value in Discriminating between Insignificant and Significant Fibrosis in Chronic Hepatitic C Patients. The Romanian Experience

Mircea Grigorescu, Mihaela Rusu, Daniela Neculoiu, Corina Radu, Alexandru ªerban, Mihaela Caşanaº, Mircea Dan Grigorescu

Therapeutic Options in Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH). Are all Agents Alike? Results of a Preliminary Study
Eugen Florin Georgescu1, Marius Georgescu2


Glycogen Storage Disease Type I - between Chronic Ambulatory Follow-up and Pediatric Emergency
Evelina Moraru1, Oana Cuvinciuc1, Luiza Antonesei1, Doina Mihãilã2, Laura Bozomitu3, Tania Rusu1, Bogdan Stana1, Paula Sacaci1, Ana Luchian1, Livia Bratu5, Alice Popescu4, Ozkan Mircan3, Dan Moraru3

Pre-emption Dimensional Study for Obtaining Statistically Significant Results for the Variation of GGlutamyl-Transferase During Ovarian Stimulation

Vlad I. Tica1, Pierre Mares2, Ovidiu Teren3, Irina Tica4, Andrei A. Tica5

 

REVIEWS

 Update on the Management of Refractory Coeliac Disease
Abdulbaqi Al-toma, Wieke HM Verbeek, Chris JJ Mulder

Extrahepatic Manifestations of Chronic HCV Infection
Alessandra Galossi1, Riccardo Guarisco1, Lia Bellis2, Claudio Puoti1

CLINICAL IMAGING

The Applicability of Radial Endoscopic Ultrasonography in Pancreatic Diseases
Andrada Seicean , Marcel Tantau, Radu Badea, Zeno Spârchez

Evaluating the Liver Tumors Using Three-Dimensional Ultrasonography. A Pictorial Essay
Radu Badea1, Mihai Socaciu2, Monica Lupºor1, Ofelia Moºteanu3, Teodora Pop3


SURGICAL TECHNIQUE / CASE REPORT

Celiac Artery Compression Syndrome: Successful Utilization of Robotic-Assisted Laparoscopic Approach
Nikhil P. Jaik1, S. Peter Stawicki2, Natalie S Weger1, John J. Lukaszczyk3

CASE REPORTS

A Case of Portal Cavernoma - Associated Essential Thrombocythemia
Anca Roºu1, Cristian ªearpe1, Valeriu Sbârcea1, Zoia Stoica2, Mihai Popescu2

Problems in Diagnosing Lymphoma of the Pancreas with Computed Tomography. A Case Report
Venkataraman Jayanthi, Jesudoss Randhir, Natrayan Rajesh

Natural Evolution of an Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasm of the Pancreas. A Case Report
Daniela Dumitrescu1, Adrian Sãftoiu2, Monalisa Stoica2, Tudorel Ciurea2, Carmen Popescu3

Unusual Presentation and Complication of Caustic Ingestion. Case Report
Cãtãlina Lionte, Laurenşiu ªorodoc, Ovidiu Rusalim Petriº, Victorişa ªorodoc

A Pyogenous Gastric Abscess that Developed Following Ingestion of a Piece of a Wooden Skewer: Successful Treatment with Endoscopic Incision
Panagiotis Katsinelos1, Grigoris Chatzimavroudis1, Christos Zavos2, Ioannis Triantafillidis1, Jannis Kountouras2