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Stomach cancer. Abdominal X-ray of a person with linitis plastica, or Brinton's disease - a variant of diffuse stomach cancer. Diffuse stomach cancer is gives the stomach the appearance of a 'leather bottle', characterised by a thick, rigid stomach wall caused by diffuse infiltration of tumour cells and extensive fibrosis.
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