Perinatal and familial risk factors for brain tumors in childhood through young adulthood.

@article{Crump2015PerinatalAF,
  title={Perinatal and familial risk factors for brain tumors in childhood through young adulthood.},
  author={Casey Crump and Jan Sundquist and Weiva Sieh and Marilyn A. Winkleby and Kristina Sundquist},
  journal={Cancer research},
  year={2015},
  volume={75 3},
  pages={576-83}
}
Perinatal factors, including high birth weight, have been associated with childhood brain tumors in case-control studies. However, the specific contributions of gestational age and fetal growth remain unknown, and these issues have never been examined in large cohort studies with follow-up into adulthood. We conducted a national cohort study of 3,571,574… CONTINUE READING