Weigerts iron haematoxylin stain

Weigert's iron haematoxylin stain

(Science: technique) A nuclear staining solution containing haematoxylin, ferric chloride, and hydrochloric acid; useful in combination with von Gieson's stain, especially for demonstrating connective tissue elements or entamoeba histolytica in sections.

Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page

This page was last modified on 3 October 2005, at 21:16. This page has been accessed 1,749 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link