What are the risk factors for gliomas?

Most people with a low-grade glioma have no known risk factors. However, potential risk factors include:

  • Genetic syndromes such as neurofibromatosis type 1 and type 2, von Hippel-Lindau disease, tuberous sclerosis, and Li-Fraumeni syndrome.
  • Exposure to vinyl chloride.
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