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si·tus

 (sī′təs)
n. pl. situs
Position, especially normal or original position, as of a body organ or part.

[Latin; see tkei- in Indo-European roots.]

situs

(ˈsaɪtəs)
n, pl -tus
(Anatomy) position or location, esp the usual or right position of an organ or part of the body
[C18: from Latin: site, situation, position]

si•tus

(ˈsaɪ təs, ˈsi-)

n., pl. , -tus•es, -tus.
proper or original position.
[1695–1705; < Latin; see site]
Translations

si·tus

n. L. situs, posición, sitio.
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Both situs inversus and situs solitus are orderly arrangements of the viscerovascular structures of the body that are delineated during embryogenesis.
The normal arrangement of the abdominal and thoracic organs is called situs solitus.
The normal arrangement of visceroatrial situs is situs solitus [8].