Epidemiology and outcome of individuals with intraductal papillary neoplasms of the bile duct
Rong-Shou Wu, Wen-Jun Liao, Jia-Kun Wang, Lin-Quan Wu, Ping Hou, Department of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, The Second Affiliated Hospital of Nanchang University, Nanchang 330000, Jiangxi Province, China
Jing-Sheng Ma, Department of Organ Transplantation, The Second Affiliated Hospital of Nanchang University, Nanchang 330000, Jiangxi Province, China
Ping Hou, Department of General Surgery, The First Affiliated Hospital of Gannan Medical College, No. 23 Qingnian Road, Zhanggong District, Ganzhou 341000, Jiangxi Province, China
Author contributions: Wu RS and Liao WJ contributed equally to this work, Wu RS and Hou P contributed to the conceptualization, formal analysis, software, and writing-original draft; Liao WJ and Wu LQ contributed to the conceptualization, writing-review and editing, project administration; Ma JS and Wang JK contributed to the data curation and methodology. All authors had access to the study data and reviewed and approved the final article. All authors read and approved the final manuscript
Supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China, No. 81860431 and 82060447; and the Jiangxi Natural Science Foundation, No. 20181BBG70025.
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Corresponding author: Ping Hou, PhD, Surgeon, Surgical Oncologist, Department of General Surgery Department, The First Affiliated Hospital of Gannan Medical College, No. 23 Qingnian Road, Zhanggong District, Ganzhou 341000, Jiangxi Province, China. firstname.lastname@example.org
Received: November 5, 2022
Peer-review started: November 5, 2022
First decision: February 2, 2023
Revised: February 16, 2023
Accepted: March 15, 2023
Article in press: March 15, 2023
Published online: May 15, 2023