Breast pain can be a symptom of cancer. If you have any symptoms that worry you, be sure to see your doctor right away. Different people have different symptoms of breast cancer. Some people do not have any signs or symptoms at all. If you have any signs or symptoms that worry you, be sure to see your doctor right away.
12 Signs of Breast Cancer Explained
Breast cancer in women - Symptoms - NHS
1 in 6 have no lump before breast cancer diagnosis
Inflammatory breast cancer is a rare and very aggressive disease in which cancer cells block lymph vessels in the skin of the breast. Inflammatory breast cancer is rare, accounting for 1 to 5 percent of all breast cancers diagnosed in the United States. Most inflammatory breast cancers are invasive ductal carcinomas, which means they developed from cells that line the milk ducts of the breast and then spread beyond the ducts.
It's not surprising though. Most people -- including many in the medical field -- have never heard of this type of cancer. IBC is a rare form of the disease, accounting for only percent of all breast cancer cases. But this 1 percent cancer quickly became much more than that for me and my family. The first time I came across this particularly nasty type of breast cancer was when I did a quick Google search of my symptoms, which included a swollen, red breast and pitted skin.