EDITORIAL

Challenges in organizing a transplantation system
G. Tsoulfas, C. Svoronos

Red pepper: from the kitchen to the pharmacy
M. Bortolotti

Capsule endoscopy for colorectal cancer and polyp screening
O. Pascu, L. Ciobanu

Role of Helicobacter pylori infection in the thyroid diseases
G. Fiorini, A. Zullo, V. Castelli, G. Lo Re, J. Holton, D. Vaira

IMAGES OF THE ISSUES

Massive bleeding from a gastric varix coil migration in a liver transplant patient
G.B. Levi Sandri, Q. Lai, G. Mennini, P. Trentino, P.B. Berloco, M. Rossi

A rare case of intestinal obstruction
L. Iliescu, L. Toma, M. Grasu, V. Herlea
ORIGINAL PAPERS

Risk of colorectal cancer in Crohn's disease patients with colonic involvement and stenosing disease in a population-based cohort from Hungary
Lovasz, L. Lakatos, P.A. Golovics, G. David, T. Pandur, Z. Erdelyi, M. Balogh, I. Szita, C. Molnar, Komaromi, Z. Vegh, M.D. Mandel, L.S. Kiss, P.L. Lakatos

Infectious complications of TNF-α inhibitor monotherapy versus combination therapy with immunomodulators in inflammatory bowel disease: analysis of the Food and Drug Administration Adverse Event Reporting System
P. Deepak, D.J. Stobaugh, E.D. Ehrenpreis

Oral glutamine challenge improves the performance of psychometric tests for the diagnosis of minimal hepatic encephalopathy in patients with liver cirrhosis
R. Irimia, C. Stanciu, C. Cojocariu, C. Sfarti, A. Trifan


Transient elastography for the detection of hepatocellular carcinoma in viral C liver cirrhosis. Is there something else than increased liver stiffness?
D. Feier, M. Lupsor Platon, H. Stefanescu, R. Badea

Treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma in a tertiary Romanian center. Deviations from BCLC recommendations and influence on survival rate
P. Radu, I. Groza, C. Iancu, N. Al Hajjar, V. Andreica, Z. Sparchez

Dynamics of the Romanian waiting list for liver transplantation after changing organ allocation policy
AL. Gheorghe, S. Iacob, R. Iacob, G. Smira, C. Pietrareanu, D. Hrehoret, V. Brasoveanu, C. Gheorghe, I. Popescu

REVIEWS

Aflatoxins as a cause of hepatocellular carcinoma
M.C. Kew


MicroRNA in colorectal cancer: new perspectives for diagnosis, prognosis and treatment
L. Bonfrate, D.F. Altomare, M. Di Lena, E. Travaglio, M.T. Rotelli, A. De Luca, P. Portincasa

Sentinel node mapping in anal canal cancer: systematic review and meta-analysis
S. Tehranian, G. Treglia, D.N. Krag, V.R. Dabbagh Kakhki, S.R. Zakavi, R. Sadeghi, M. Keshtgar

CASE REPORTS

An invasive extragastrointestinal stromal tumor curably resected following imatinib treatment
M. Muto, M. Fujiya, T. Okada, M. Inoue, H. Yabuki, Y. Kohgo

Effect of infliximab induction therapy on secondary systemic amyloidosis associated with Crohn's disease: case report and review of the literature
A. Pukitis, T. Zake, V. Groma, E. Ostrovskis, S. Skuja, J. Pokrotnieks

Premalignant lesion of heterotopic pancreas combined with gastritis cystica profunda in gastric fundus
M. S. Lee, B. S. Cho, J. S. Park, H. C. Koo, H. Y. Han, D. W. Kang

Combined hepatocellular carcinoma - cholangiocarcinoma harboring a metastasis of colon adenocarcinoma
B. Pintea, L. Di Tommaso, A. Destro, M. Roncalli

TECHNIQUE/ CASE REPORT

Gastric heterotopic pancreas can be identified by endoscopic direct imaging with submucosal endoscopy
H. Kobara, H. Mori, S. Fujihara, N. Nishiyama, K. Tsutsui, T. Masaki

CLINICAL IMAGING

Intracavitary applications of ultrasound contrast agents in hepatogastroenterology
Z. Sparchez, P. Radu, M. Sparchez, T. Vasile, O. Anton, M. Tantau

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Non-invasive alternative methods to hepatic venous pressure gradient measurement
T. Kawada Reply B. Procopeț, M. Tanțău, C. Bureau

Porcelain gallbladder and cancer - an association to be revised
I.C. Puia, A. Puia

Celiac disease in older adults
P. Singh, S. Shergill, G.K. Makharia

"Standard of care" treatment for chronic viral C hepatitis in 2013 in Romania
I. Sporea, M. Curescu, R. Sirli

Abdominal pain after minor trauma in a patient with Crohn's disease
G. Maconi, M. Monteleone, F. Furfaro, C. Bezzio, M. Tonolini, G. Sampietro

Cardiac arrest after transjugular intrahepatic porto-systemic shunt creation in a 28 year-old patient with end stage liver disease secondary to cystic fibrosis
R. Miraglia, M. Piazza, K. Cortis, A. Arcadipane, A. Luca

BOOK REVIEW

WHO Classification of Tumours of the Digestive System