Infection, Inflammation and Cancer
The Cancer by itself can increase your risk of getting a serious infection. Infection leads to sepsis, the body's overwhelming and life-threatening response. If you're being treated for breast cancer, your immune system may not be functioning at full strength, so you may be at higher risk for infection. Inflammation is a general physiological activity that is responsible for heal by itself when tissue is injured. Since, chronic inflammation can cause DNA damage and lead to cancer.