linitis plastica

noun
li·ni·tis plas·ti·ca | \lə-ˈnīt-əs-ˈplas-ti-kə \

Medical Definition of linitis plastica 

: carcinoma of the stomach characterized by thickening and diffuse infiltration of the wall rather than localization of the tumor in a discrete lump

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