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Welcome to the World Journal of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

World Journal of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (WJGEWorld J Gastrointest Endosc) is a high-quality, online, open-access, single-blind peer-reviewed journal published by the Baishideng Publishing Group. WJGE accepts both solicited and unsolicited manuscripts. Articles published in WJGE are high-quality, basic and clinical, influential research articles by established academic authors as well as new researchers. The paramount objective of WJGE is to showcase and promote distinguished research in the field of gastrointestinal endoscopy, to help advance development of this field. The types of articles published in WJGE include Editorial, Opinion Review, Frontier, Review, Minireview, Basic Study, Clinical Research, Systematic Review, Meta-analysis, Evidence-based Medicine, Field of Vision, Clinical Guidelines, Letter to the Editor, and Case Report. Submit here >>

2020 Published Issues
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  • Bing Hu, MD, Professor, (E-mail: hubingnj@163.com) Department of Gastroenterology, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu 610041, Sichuan Province, China
  • Anastasios Koulaouzidis, FACG, FASGE, FEBG, FRCP (Hon), MD, Associate Specialist, (E-mail: akoulaouzidis@hotmail.com) Endoscopy Unit, The Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH16 4SA, United Kingdom
  • Sang Chul Lee, MD, PhD, Chief Doctor, Doctor, Full Professor, Surgeon, Surgical Oncologist, (E-mail: zambo9@catholic.ac.kr) Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of General Surgery, Catholic University of Korea, Daejeon St. Mary's Hospital, Daejeon 34943, South Korea
The WJGE is now abstracted and indexed in Emerging Sources Citation Index (Web of Science), PubMed, PubMed Central, China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI), China Science and Technology Journal Database (CSTJ), and Superstar Journals Database.
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Expert Recommendations
Retrospective Study
Chi Wing Chow, Syeda Asma Haider, Krish Ragunath, Guruprasad P Aithal, Martin W James, Jacobo Ortiz-Fernandez-Sordo, Aloysious Dominic Aravinthan, Suresh Vasan Venkatachalapathy 
World J Gastrointest Endosc 12(9):266-275. Published online Sep 16, 2020. doi: 10.4253/wjge.v12.i9.266
Kosuke Sakitani, Toshihiro Nishizawa, Akira Toyoshima, Shuntaro Yoshida, Tatsuya Matsuno, Tomoharu Yamada, Masatoshi Irokawa, Yoshiyuki Takahashi, Yousuke Nakai, Osamu Toyoshima, Kazuhiko Koike 
World J Gastrointest Endosc 12(9):276-284. Published online Sep 16, 2020. doi: 10.4253/wjge.v12.i9.276
Observational Study
Case Report
Yoshika Akimoto, Shin-ei Kudo, Katsuro Ichimasa, Yuta Kouyama, Masashi Misawa, Tomokazu Hisayuki, Toyoki Kudo, Tetsuo Nemoto 
World J Gastrointest Endosc 12(9):304-309. Published online Sep 16, 2020. doi: 10.4253/wjge.v12.i9.304
Letter to the Editor