Article Processing Charges

Journal TitleArticle Processing Charge (USD)
Gland Surgery$1390*

*Normally, it is free of charge for all invited articles. However, Guest Editors and invited authors for a Focused Issue should be noted that if your article is an Original Article, Case Report or Surgical Technique, it will be charged for article processing fees.

* This APC policy is valid from January 1st, 2019.


What do the article processing charges pay for?

Article processing charges pay for:

  • Immediate, worldwide open access to the full article text
  • Developing and maintaining electronic tools for peer review and publication
  • Preparation in various formats for print & online publication
  • Securing inclusion in PubMed/PubMed Central (PMC), Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE) and Google Scholar etc., enabling electronic citation in other journals that are available electronically.