Inflammatory breast cancer: what progress have we made?

  title={Inflammatory breast cancer: what progress have we made?},
  author={Shaheenah Dawood and Massimo Cristofanilli},
  volume={25 3},
  pages={264-70, 273}
Inflammatory breast cancer (IBC) is a rare and aggressive subtype of locally advanced breast cancer (LABC). Its diagnosis is primarily clinical; however, a pathological confirmation of invasive cancer is required. Historically, IBC was a uniformly fatal disease. A major advance in the last three decades has been the introduction of a multidisciplinary approach to the management of this aggressive disease, incorporating pre-operative chemotherapy, surgery, and radiation therapy; this approach… CONTINUE READING

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