Table 1.

Characteristics of glioma and meningioma cases and controls

Glioma (%)Meningioma (%)Controls (%)
Total number369270633
Age at diagnosis, median (y)505451
Sex, male/female221/148 (60/40)78/192 (29/71)309/333 (48/52)
All three SNPs successfully analyzed (total n = 817)205 (56)157 (58)374 (59)
Positive family history of cancer from questionnaire data110 (30)99 (37)227 (36)
Family history uncertain or not available1 (0.3)06 (0.9)
Positive family history of cancer according to the Swedish Cancer Registry94 (25)86 (32)195 (31)