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Allen's blue reaction

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Staining reaction for gross quantitative demonstration of dehydro-epiandrosteron-like chromogens.


  • W. M. Allen, S. J. Haywast, A. Pinto:
    A color test for dehydroandrosteron and closely related steroids of use in the diagnosis of adrenocrotical tumors.
    Journal of Clinical Endocrinology, Baltimore, 1950, 10: 54.

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