in situ

(in SY-too)

In its original place. For example, in carcinoma in situ, abnormal cells are found only in the place where they first formed. They have not spread.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "in situ"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "in situ"

En su lugar original. Por ejemplo, las células anormales de un carcinoma in situ se encuentran solamente en el lugar donde se formaron. No se diseminaron.