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Indian Journal of Urology-IJU (ISSN 0970-1591) is the official publication of the Urological Society of India (USI). The journal was established in 1984 and is published Quarterly in print and electronic formats. It is fully funded by the USI with completely open access and no fees at any stage of publication.

The IJU is the sole Pubmed Central® and SCOPUS indexed urology journal from the Indian subcontinent. The journal receives around 400 submissions every year. Manuscripts are accepted without geographic limitation but with a special focus on regionally relevant issues. The IJU covers content related to all aspects of urology including adult and pediatric urology, andrology, male infertility, urologic oncology, kidney transplantation, and female urology. Accepted manuscripts are published online ‘Ahead of Print’. Over 3000 print copies per issue are mailed to members of USI and individual and institutional subscribers.

Abstracting and Indexing Information

The journal is registered with the following abstracting partners:
CNKI (China National Knowledge Infrastructure), EBSCO Publishing's Electronic Databases, Exlibris – Primo Central, Google Scholar, Hinari, Infotrieve, Journal Guide, National Science Library, OpenJGate, ProQuest, TdNet

The journal is indexed with, or included in, the following:
DOAJ, EMBASE/ Excerpta Medica, Emerging Sources Citation Index, Indian Science Abstracts, IndMed, PubMed Central, Scimago Journal Ranking, SCOPUS

Emerging Sources Citation Index,

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Wolters Kluwer and Journal/Association are committed to meeting and upholding standards of ethical behavior at all stages of the publication process. We follow closely the industry associations, such as the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) and World Association of Medical Editors (WAME), that set standards and provide guidelines for best practices in order to meet these requirements. For a summary of our specific policies regarding duplicate publication, conflicts of interest, patient consent, etc., please visit

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