acidoresistant

acidoresistant

(as″ĭ-dō-rĕ-zis′tănt)
Acid-resisting; said about bacteria.
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A Ziehl-Neelsen stain for acidoresistant bacteria was negative in three sputum samples and negative in one bronchial lavage sample.
Fluorosed enamel is acidoresistant and its etch- ing remains a delicate act.
Material and Methods: Fecal samples of 240 children with diarrhea were examined with Kinyoun's acidoresistant staining method.