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A 45-year-old female asked:

Already diagnosed w/stageiv idc. breast mri suggests inflamatory bc. is that possible?

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Dr. Mark Dickson
General Surgery 24 years experience
It is: Anything is possible, but a tissue diagnosis is needed, usually with a biopsy of some sort. If that shows an inflammatory cancer, then chemotherapy and RT is usually recommended first. The waiting is the hardest part, but your doctor has a methodical approach to get the answers. Take a deep breath, hang in there and good luck.
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