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Glossary: peau d'orange, Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota

peau d'orange

(poh duh-RANJ)

A dimpled condition of the skin of the breast, resembling the skin of an orange, sometimes found in inflammatory breast cancer.

Inflammatory breast cancer of the left breast with redness, peau d'orange, and inverted nipple.

Inflammatory breast cancer of the left breast showing peau d’orange and inverted nipple.

2005-01-11