What kind of rash do you get with breast cancer? With IBC, the cancer cells block the lymph vessels, causing them to appear inflamed. Symptoms include: Swelling, redness, or heaviness in one breast. Purple- or red-colored skin on the breast.
How does a breast cancer rash start? Early IBC symptoms may include persistent itching and the appearance of a rash or small irritation similar to an insect bite. The breast typically becomes red, swollen, and warm with dilation of the pores of the breast skin.
What does a cancer rash look like? Pronounced mor-fee-ic, this type of basal cell skin cancer may look like a sore area on the skin that doesn’t heal. It might look skin coloured, waxy, like a scar or thickened area of skin that’s very slowly getting bigger. You might also see small blood vessels.
What does a breast rash look like? In people with darker skin, breast rashes may appear white, gray, or purple. In people with lighter skin, breast rashes are typically pink, red, or even orange-ish.