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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 >>

2022 Published Issues
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  • Joo Young Cho, MD, PhD, Chairman, Director, Full Professor, Senior Editor, (E-mail: cjy6695@naver.com) Department of Gastroenterology, Cha Gangnam Medical Center, Cha University College of Medicine, Seoul 06135, South Korea
  • Bing Hu, MD, Professor, (E-mail: hubingnj@163.com) Department of Gastroenterology, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu 610041, Sichuan Province, China
  • Anastasios Koulaouzidis, MD, PhD, Professor, (E-mail: akoulaouzidis@hotmail.com) Department of Social Medicine and Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Pomeranian Medical University, Szczecin EH16 4SA, Poland
  • Sang Chul Lee, MD, PhD, Chief Doctor, Doctor, Full Professor, 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, Reference Citation Analysis, China National Knowledge Infrastructure, China Science and Technology Journal Database, and Superstar Journals Database.
Journal Metrics
The 2022 edition of Journal Citation Reports® cites the 2021 Journal Citation Indicator (JCI) for WJGE as 0.33.
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Case Control Study
Miguel Puga-Tejada, Raquel Del Valle, Roberto Oleas, Maria Egas-Izquierdo, Martha Arevalo-Mora, Jorge Baquerizo-Burgos, Jesenia Ospina, Miguel Soria-Alcivar, Hannah Pitanga-Lukashok, Carlos Robles-Medranda 
World J Gastrointest Endosc 14(9):524-535. Published online Sep 16, 2022. doi: 10.4253/wjge.v14.i9.524
Retrospective Study
Tadayuki Takagi, Mitsuru Sugimoto, Rei Suzuki, Naoki Konno, Hiroyuki Asama, Yuki Sato, Hiroki Irie, Jun Nakamura, Mika Takasumi, Minami Hashimoto, Tsunetaka Kato, Ryoichiro Kobashi, Takumi Yanagita, Yuko Hashimoto, Shigeru Marubashi, Takuto Hikichi, Hiromasa Ohira 
World J Gastrointest Endosc 14(9):536-546. Published online Sep 16, 2022. doi: 10.4253/wjge.v14.i9.536
Observational Study
Prospective Study
Case Report
Ibrahima Diallo, Omar Touré, Elhadji Souleymane Sarr, Abdoul Sow, Bineta Ndiaye, Papa Silman Diawara, Cherif Mouhamed Dial, Ababacar Mbengue, Fatou Fall 
World J Gastrointest Endosc 14(9):575-580. Published online Sep 16, 2022. doi: 10.4253/wjge.v14.i9.575