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Welcome to the World Journal of Gastrointestinal Oncology

World Journal of Gastrointestinal Oncology (WJGO, World J Gastrointest Oncol) is a high-quality, online, open-access, single-blind peer-reviewed journal published by the Baishideng Publishing Group. WJGO accepts both solicited and unsolicited manuscripts. Articles published in WJGO are high-quality, basic and clinical, influential research articles by established academic authors as well as new researchers. The paramount objective of WJGO is to showcase and promote distinguished research in the field of gastrointestinal oncology, to help advance development of this field. The types of articles published in the WJGO 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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  • Monjur Ahmed, FACG, FACP, FASGE, FRCP, MD, MRCP, Associate Professor, Doctor, (E-mail: monjur.ahmed@jefferson.edu) Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, United States
  • Rosa M Jimenez Rodriguez, MD, PhD, Doctor, Professor, Surgeon, (E-mail: ros_j_r@hotmail.com) Department of Surgery, Hospital Universitario Virgen del Rocio, Unidad de Coloproctologia, Sevilla 41013, Spain
  • Pashtoon Murtaza Kasi, MD, Assistant Professor, (E-mail: pashtoon@me.com) Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL 32224, United States
The WJGO is now abstracted and indexed in PubMed, PubMed Central, Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE, also known as SciSearch®), Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition, China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI), China Science and Technology Journal Database (CSTJ), and Superstar Journals Database.
Journal Metrics
The 2019 edition of Journal Citation Reports® cites the 2018 impact factor for WJGO as 2.758 (5-year impact factor: 3.220), ranking WJGO as 52 among 84 journals in gastroenterology and hepatology (quartile in category Q3), and 131 among 229 journals in oncology (quartile in category Q3).
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Basic Study
Case Control Study
Retrospective Study
Observational Study
Angélique Vienot, Hortense Chevalier, Clément Bolognini, Elisabeta Gherga, Elodie Klajer, Aurélia Meurisse, Marine Jary, Stefano Kim, Christelle d’Engremont, Thierry Nguyen, Fabien Calcagno, Hamadi Almotlak, Francine Fein, Meher Nasri, Syrine Abdeljaoued, Anthony Turpin, Christophe Borg, Dewi Vernerey 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 12(3):332-346. Published online Mar 15, 2020. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v12.i3.332
Laura L Meijer, Marin Strijker, Jacob K de Bakker, Jurgen GJ Toennaer, Barbara M Zonderhuis, Hans J van der Vliet, Hanneke Wilmink, Joanne Verheij, Freek Daams, Olivier R Busch, Nicole CT van Grieken, Marc G Besselink, Geert Kazemier 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 12(3):347-357. Published online Mar 15, 2020. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v12.i3.347
Case Report