Breast skin changes
Patients should be referred if there are skin changes that may be suggestive of breast cancer, such as tethering / contour change / peau d’orange.
If condition is clearly part of a more generalised eczema without other breast symptoms, dermatology referral may be worth considering in the first instance.
Nipple rash – see Nipple retraction and rashes
Date Reviewed November 2021
Next Review Date November 2022
Author Dr I Boyd, RMS GP Sifter
Reviewed By Dr M Attridge, RMS GP Sifter
Contributor Dr Rebecca Osborne, GPwSI Breast, RCHT
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