Desmoplastic Infantile Ganglioglioma, Childhood Tumor: Risk Factors

Approved by the Cancer.Net Editorial Board, 08/2022

The causes of desmoplastic infantile ganglioglioma (DIG) are unknown. There are no known risk factors or ways to prevent this tumor.

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