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Mallory's trichrome stain

Alternative eponyms

  • Mallory's aniline blue stain
  • Mallory's triple stain

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A method especially suitable for studying connective tissue.

Description

A method especially suitable for studying connective tissue. Sections are stained in acid fuchsin, aniline blue-orange G solution, and phosphotungstic acid; fibrils of collagen are blue, fibroglia, neuroglia, and muscle fibers are red, and fibrils of elastin are pink or yellow.

Submitted by Zoran Bojanic, M.D., Serbia.

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