Radiosensitization With Veliparib Promising in Inflammatory Breast Cancer
The rate of severe acute toxicity was relatively low in a study of radiosensitization with veliparib for patients with inflammatory or locally recurrent breast cancer. (Source: CancerNetwork)
Source: CancerNetwork - March 28, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Dave Levitan Tags: Breast Cancer News Source Type: news

Karin List, Ph.D. receives Susan G. Komen grant to develop new treatment approach for inflammatory breast cancer
(Source: Karmanos Cancer Institute)
Source: Karmanos Cancer Institute - October 10, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Mother's weird freckles turn out to be rare breast cancer
Rebecca Hockaday, 40, was diagnosed with inflammatory breast cancer after noticing freckles on her breast in 2012. The Georgia mother is now cancer-free. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 2, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Chance the Rapper aunt dies of inflammatory breast cancer
Chance the Rapper announced Tuesday that his aunt Kimberly Bennett lost her battle against stage 4 inflammatory breast cancer on Sunday. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 12, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Texas mom's skin rash was terminal breast cancer
Jennifer Cordts, 46, was shocked to learn that her skin rash was actually terminal inflammatory breast cancer. Now the Rockwall, Texas, mother-of-two wants to share her story to help others. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 4, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trimodality Therapy in Inflammatory Breast Cancer Improves Locoregional Control
Trimodality therapy achieved improved locoregional control among a cohort of women with nonmetastatic inflammatory breast cancer. (Source: CancerNetwork)
Source: CancerNetwork - April 28, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Leah Lawrence Tags: Breast Cancer News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Inflammatory breast cancer: Symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment
Inflammatory breast cancer accounts for just 1-5 percent of all breast cancers diagnosed in the U.S. Learn more about this rare and aggressive cancer. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 4, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Breast Cancer Source Type: news

Facility-Level Factors Affect Inflammatory Breast Cancer Management
A database analysis found that facility-level factors such as location contribute more than patient-level factors to the underuse of guideline-recommended therapy for nonmetastatic inflammatory breast cancer. (Source: CancerNetwork)
Source: CancerNetwork - March 31, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Dave Levitan Tags: Breast Cancer News Source Type: news

Breast Cancer Symptoms: What You Need to Know
By Stacy Simon An important way to keep up with your breast health is to be aware of how your breasts normally look and feel, and know what changes to look for. Finding breast cancer as early as possible gives you a better chance of successful treatment. But knowing what to look for is not a substitute for screening mammograms and other tests, which can help find breast cancer in its early stages, even before any symptoms appear. Benign (non-cancerous) breast conditions are much more common than breast cancer, but it is important to let your health care team know about any changes in your breast so they can be checked out ...
Source: American Cancer Society :: News and Features - September 30, 2016 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Breast Cancer Prevention/Early Detection Source Type: news

What Is Inflammatory Breast Cancer or IBC
Just when I think that I might be getting a bit of a handle on the various types of breast cancers and how they most frequently manifest themselves, I somehow manage to come across something that once again startles me. I am the first to acknowledge that there are many different types of breast cancers but recently I saw a discussion about Inflammatory Breast Cancer (IBC), a type of breast cancer that I had not previously encountered. Of course, I had to research this and found a site that provided me with some great information that I felt compelled to share. While IBC is rare, accounting for 1 to 5 percent of all breast...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - September 26, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mother who delayed cancer treatment to protect her unborn baby is left devastated after her daughter dies a week after birth
Heidi Loughlin, 33, from Portishead, near Bristol, was three months pregnant when she was diagnosed with aggressive inflammatory breast cancer in 2015. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 22, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Inflammatory Breast Cancer
Title: Inflammatory Breast CancerCategory: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 1/31/2005 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/24/2016 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Cancer General)
Source: MedicineNet Cancer General - August 24, 2016 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Prepping for USMLE Step 2? Here ’s a commonly missed question
The United States Medical Licensing Examination ® (USMLE®) Step 2 is a formidable test, soAMA Wire® is providing frequent expert insights to help you prepare for it. Take a few minutes here to work through another of the most-missed USMLE Step 2 test prep questions and view an expert video explanation of the answer from Kaplan Medical. Once you ’ve got this question under your belt, be sure to test your knowledge with other posts in this series. Ready. Set. Go.This month ’s question that stumped most students: A 27-year-old immigrant from El Salvador has a 14 x 12 x 9-cm mass in her left breast. It has been pres...
Source: AMA Wire - August 20, 2016 Category: Journals (General) Authors: Troy Parks Source Type: news

What Are Common Impostors of Inflammatory...
Inflammatory breast cancer (IBC) is a rare and very aggressive form of breast cancer that is often misdiagnosed as other conditions and is mistreated (Source: About.com Breast Cancer)
Source: About.com Breast Cancer - February 14, 2016 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: breastcancer.guide at about.com Tags: health Source Type: news

Let the 'Cancer Moonshot' Inspire Hope!
When President Obama announced the cancer moonshot initiative at the Jan. 14 State of the Union speech, thousands of cancer patients, survivors, and caregivers cheered and cried at the same time. To many of us, the idea of executive action to integrate and accelerate the work underway seeking progress against cancer was awe-inspiring. NASA images remind us of the huge achievement that the Apollo and other space programs meant to the nation: Then the New York Times on Jan. 14 gave us a dose of sobriety in Gina Kolata's and Gardiner Harris' article entitled "'Moonshot' to Cure Cancer, to Be Led by Biden, Relies on Outmode...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - January 22, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news