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Is redness a common sign of breast cancer?

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Dr. Steve Martinez
Breast Surgery
6 doctors agree

In brief: Not in general

Redness is not a common sign of most breast cancers, but it can be seen in a rare but aggressive type called inflammatory breast cancer.
Your doctor can help you distinguish this unfortunate cause of redness from allergic skin reactions or infection.

In brief: Not in general

Redness is not a common sign of most breast cancers, but it can be seen in a rare but aggressive type called inflammatory breast cancer.
Your doctor can help you distinguish this unfortunate cause of redness from allergic skin reactions or infection.
Dr. Steve Martinez
Dr. Steve Martinez
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Dr. Sewa Legha
Internal Medicine - Oncology
2 doctors agree

In brief: It can be

Redness of the breast is not usually seen in early breast cancer. But more advanced cancers can cause redness especially a type of cancer called inflammatory breast cancer.
You should get yourself examined by a breast cancer specialist right away.

In brief: It can be

Redness of the breast is not usually seen in early breast cancer. But more advanced cancers can cause redness especially a type of cancer called inflammatory breast cancer.
You should get yourself examined by a breast cancer specialist right away.
Dr. Sewa Legha
Dr. Sewa Legha
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