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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, clinical and basic, 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, Clinical Research, Basic Study, Systematic Review, Meta-analysis, Evidence-based Medicine, Field of Vision, Clinical Guidelines, Letter to the Editor, and Case Report. Submit here >>

2024 Published Issues
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  • Monjur Ahmed, AGAF, FACG, FACP, FASGE, FRCP, MD, MRCP, Doctor, Editor-in-Chief, Full Professor, (E-mail: monjur.ahmed@jefferson.edu) Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, United States
  • Florin Burada, MD, MSc, PhD, Doctor, Professor, Research Scientist, (E-mail: buradaflorin@gmail.com) Department of Medical Genetics and Human Genomics Laboratory, Research Center of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Medicine and Pharmacy of Craiova, Craiova 200349, Romania
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, Scopus, Reference Citation Analysis, China Science and Technology Journal Database, and Superstar Journals Database.
Journal Metrics
The 2023 edition of Journal Citation Reports® cites the 2022 impact factor (IF) for WJGO as 3.0; IF without journal self cites: 2.9; 5-year IF: 3.0; Journal Citation Indicator: 0.49; Ranking: 157 among 241 journals in oncology; Quartile category: Q3; Ranking: 58 among 93 journals in gastroenterology and hepatology; and Quartile category: Q3. The WJGO’s CiteScore for 2022 is 4.1 and Scopus CiteScore rank 2022: Gastroenterology is 71/149; Oncology is 197/366.
1948-5204 (online)
Mo-Wei Kong, Feng-Di Sun, Zhen-Ying Pei, Li Xu, Ze-Bi Wang, Yan Chen, Shu-Qing Tang, Ting-Fang Yang, Guo-Xiang He 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 16(2):251-254. Published online Feb 15, 2024. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v16.i2.251
Clinical and Translational Research
Case Control Study
Retrospective Study
Observational Study
Vilma Pacheco-Barcia, Sara Custodio-Cabello, Fatima Carrasco-Valero, Magda Palka-Kotlowska, Axel Mariño-Mendez, Alberto Carmona-Bayonas, Javier Gallego, A J Muñoz Martín, Paula Jimenez-Fonseca, Luis Cabezon-Gutierrez 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 16(2):386-397. Published online Feb 15, 2024. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v16.i2.386
Basic Study
Systematic Reviews
Stylianos Fiflis, Grigorios Christodoulidis, Menelaos Papakonstantinou, Alexandros Giakoustidis, Stergos Koukias, Paraskevi Roussos, Marina Nektaria Kouliou, Konstantinos Eleftherios Koumarelas, Dimitrios Giakoustidis 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 16(2):514-526. Published online Feb 15, 2024. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v16.i2.514
Case Report