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Welcome to the World Journal of Radiology

The World Journal of Radiology (WJR) is a leading academic journal devoted to reporting the latest, cutting-edge research progress and findings of basic research and clinical practice in the field of radiology.  It was launched on December 31, 2009 and is published monthly (12 issues annually) by BPG, the world's leading professional clinical medical journal publishing company.

We encourage radiologists worldwide to submit manuscripts to the WJR describing their original basic or clinical research findings that are of high academic value and which report new diagnostic techniques or summarize their treatment experiences.

The usual times related to all publication processes of the WJR are as follows: (1) From manuscript receipt to peer-review: 2-4 weeks; (2) From initial manuscript acceptance, with revisions, to return of the revised manuscript from the authors: 4-5 weeks; (3) From return of the revised manuscript from the authors to final acceptance: 1-2 weeks; (4) From final acceptance to an article in press: 2 days; and (5) From article in press designation to formal release of the electronic version and all online documentation: 2-9 weeks.The WJR’s acceptance rate: 47%. Submit here >>

2017 Published Issues
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  • Kai U Juergens, MD, Associate Professor, (E-mail:kujuerg@uni-muenster.de)MRT und PET/CT, Nuklearmedizin Bremen Mitte, ZEMODI - Zentrum für morphologische und molekulare Diagnostik, Bremen 28177, Germany
  • Edwin JR van Beek, MD, PhD, Professor, (E-mail:edwin-vanbeek@ed.ac.uk)Clinical Research Imaging Centre and Department of Medical Radiology, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH16 4TJ, United Kingdom
  • Thomas J Vogl, MD, Professor, (E-mail:t.vogl@em.uni-frankfurt.de)Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University of Frankfurt, Frankfurt 60590, Germany
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Cerebellum and neurodegenerative diseases: Beyond conventional magnetic resonance imaging 
Enricomaria Mormina, Maria Petracca, Giulia Bommarito, Niccolò Piaggio, Sirio Cocozza, Matilde Inglese 
World J Radiol 9(10):371-388. Published online Oct 28, 2017. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v9.i10.371
Lymph node imaging in initial staging of prostate cancer: An overview and update 
Jessica G Zarzour, Sam Galgano, Jonathan McConathy, John V Thomas, Soroush Rais-Bahrami 
World J Radiol 9(10):389-399. Published online Oct 28, 2017. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v9.i10.389
Case Report
MR neurography in intraosseous median nerve entrapment 
Ankita Aggarwal, Manisha Jana, Vijay Kumar, Deep Narayan Srivastava, Kanwaljeet Garg 
World J Radiol 9(10):400-404. Published online Oct 28, 2017. doi: 10.4329/wjr.v9.i10.400