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World Gastroenterology Organisation
World Gastroenterology Organisation


The official newsletter of WGO, the electronic World Gastroenterology News (e-WGN), is available in an online format. It combines the previous monthly e-Newsletter and the bi-annual WGN, and is accessible free of charge as an easily printable PDF for online reading.

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Current Issue: e-WGN Vol. 26, Issue 1

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Message from the Editors
Anita Afzali, MD, MPH, FACG
Mário Reis Álvares-da-Silva, MD, PhD

Expert Point of View

The Global Prevalence of Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders – Results of the First Global Study

Eosinophilic Esophagitis: Update on Treatments for an Emerging Disorder

Gastro 2021

Gastro 2021


WGO Announces the Theme for World Digestive Health Day 2021 and Prepares to Launch Year-long Campaign on 29 May

WGO and IFSO to Launch an Obesity-Focused Webinar on World Digestive Health Day

Pakistan Society for the Study of Liver Diseases Webinar on ‘The Gut-Liver Axis’

WGO News

Spotlight: WGO Endoscopy, Other Procedures and Outreach Interest Group

Training Center Spotlight – Bangkok

Training Center Spotlight – Porto Alegre

Training Center Spotlight – Rabat

World Hepatitis Day in Bangladesh

World Hepatitis Day in India

UEG Week Virtual 2020

UEG Week Virtual 2021

OPGE Event

WGO History Corner

Introducing WGO’s “History Corner”

WGO History Corner – An Interview with Dr. Melvin Schapiro

WGO Global Guidelines

WGO Global Guidelines Update

Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events


Please view our Publications Archive for past issues.