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Inflammatory breast cancer often misdiagnosed or undiagnosed

Inflammatory Breast Cancer (IBC) is a rare breast cancer (less than 5%) that is undiagnosed and misdiagnosed frequently. It may start with a bruise like appearance and other symptoms may be redness, itching or breast pain.

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About: Inflammatory breast cancer often misdiagnosed or undiagnosed

Date: 25 November 2004

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