Family cancer history and risk of brain tumors in children: results of the SEARCH international brain tumor study.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Cancer causes & control : CCC, Volume 19, Issue 6, p.641-8 (2008)

Keywords:

2008, Australia, Brain Neoplasms, Canada, Case-Control Studies, Child, Child, Preschool, Europe, Female, Genetic Predisposition to Disease, Humans, Israel, Male, Odds Ratio, Public Health Sciences Division, United States

Abstract:

To examine whether childhood brain tumors (CBTs) are associated with a family history of brain tumors or other cancers in an international case-control study.