Your skin may change color during breast cancer treatment, sometimes taking on a red color, turning darker, or looking black, blue, green, or yellow (as if you have a bruise).
Breast cancer treatments that may cause skin discoloration:
Some pain medications also may affect the color of your skin.
Learn more about managing radiation-related skin side effects in the Radiation Therapy section.
— Last updated on February 22, 2022, 6:57 PM