What is IBC?

Inflammatory Breast Cancer (IBC) is a rare and very aggressive disease in which cancer cells block lymph vessels in the skin of the breast.

This type of breast cancer is called “inflammatory” because the breast often looks swollen and red, or “inflamed.”


#ScarsofStrength is an international social media movement. 

Many of you answered the call and have shared your stories and scars with us as part of our global movement and we thank you for getting involved in helping to educate others about this aggressive disease.
Spread the word, share our posts and let’s get the word on IBC out there. Together we can educate the world, together #WeAreIBC ❤️

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  • Symptons, diagnosis, and treatment of IBC