Case Reports in Clinical Pathology

Case Reports in Clinical Pathology (CRCP) is an international, open access, peer-reviewed academic journal.  Authors are encouraged to submit original works that are not under review in other journals.

The journal is published in both print and online versions. Articles can be browsed and downloaded online free of charge. To facilitate rapid publication and to minimize administrative costs, the journal accepts Online submission and Email submission.

Areas include but are not limited to:

  • Clinical Pathology
  • Dermatopathology
  • Neuropathology
  • Histopathology
  • Cytopathology
  • Hematopathology
  • Immunopathology
  • Radiation pathology
  • Molecular Genetics Pathology
  • Cardiovascular Pathology
  • Genitourinary Pathology
  • Clinical Chemistry
  • Clinical Microbiology
  • Cytogenetics

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Case Reports, Case Studies, Reviews


2021 Q3: Articles Received: 4; Accepted: 2; Rejected: 0;  Published: 3; Retracted: 0

2021 Q2: Articles Received: 4; Accepted: 0; Rejected: 0;  Published: 1; Retracted: 0

2021 Q1: Articles Received: 2; Accepted: 0; Rejected: 1;  Published: 1; Retracted: 0

2020: Articles Received: 20; Accepted: 12; Rejected: 4;  Published: 10; Retracted: 0

2019: Articles Received: 19; Accepted: 10; Rejected: 8;  Published: 11; Retracted: 0

2018: Articles Received: 15; Accepted: 10; Rejected: 7;  Published: 9; Retracted: 0

2017: Articles Received: 21; Accepted: 20; Rejected: 6;  Published: 19; Retracted: 0

2016: Articles Received: 80; Accepted: 63; Rejected: 27;  Published: 67; Retracted: 0

2015: Articles Received: 111; Accepted: 57; Rejected: 41;  Published: 54; Retracted: 1

2014: Articles Received: 139; Accepted: 71; Rejected: 29;  Published: 69; Retracted: 0


What is e-Version FirstTM

e-Version First is a feature offered through our journal platform. It allows PDF version of manuscripts that have been peer reviewed and accepted, to be hosted online prior to their inclusion in a final printed journal. Readers can freely access or cite the article. We aim to publish accepted manuscripts in e-Version First in two week's time after the final draft completed.


Paper Selection and Publication Process

a) Upon receipt of paper submission, the Editor sends an E-mail of confirmation to the corresponding author within 1-3 working days. If you fail to receive this confirmation, your submission/e-mail may be missed. Please contact the Editor in time for that.

b) Peer review. We use double-blind system for peer-review; both reviewers and authors' identities remain anonymous. The paper will be peer-reviewed by three experts; two reviewers from outside and one editor from the journal typically involve in reviewing a submission. The review process may take 4-10 weeks.

c) Notification of the result of review by E-mail.

d) The authors revise paper and pay the Article Processing Charge (Formatting and Hosting) (200.00 USD).

e) E-journal in PDF is available on the journal’s webpage, free of charge for download.


The publisher and journal have a policy of “Zero Tolerance on the Plagiarism”. We check the plagiarism issue through two methods: reviewer check and plagiarism prevention tool (

All submissions will be checked by iThenticate before being sent to reviewers.




Call for Papers--Case Reports in Clinical Pathology

Case Reports in Clinical Pathology (CRCP, Official website: is pleased to announce a call for papers for Vol.7, No.1. The submission deadline is April 30, 2020. You can submit your papers by Email submission: or Online submission:  
Posted: 2020-03-12 More...

Acknowledgements to Reviewers

The editors of CRCP would like to thank all of the reviewers who made excellent work and great contribution to our journal in 2016. Without the reviewers' professional knowledge, skill and great help, CRCP could not achieve such high standards. Please accept our heartfelt gratitude and wishes. May joy, peace, and happiness be with you and your entire family always!  
Posted: 2017-01-03
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Vol 10, No 1 (2023)

Case Reports in Clinical Pathology, Vol.10, No.1, 2023, e-Version FirstTM

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Giuseppe Albonico, Marcello Filotico