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Cancer Glossary: Words You Need to Know

In situ

This refers to strictly localized carcinomas that are not invasive in any way. Medicine has not yet decided whether this is a particular type of cancer that will always remain localized, or whether it is a cancer whose local stage may last for a very long time but which is later destined to become invasive. open next page to see More