Achúcarro stain(redirected from Achucarro stain)
Achúcarro stainA rarely used histologic stain for astrocytes in nervous tissue that uses tannin and diamine silver hydroxide. The currently preferred astrocyte stains is Cajal's gold sublimate method; less commonly, globus method, PTAH stain, and Hortega's lithium carbonate method.
Achúcarro,Nicolás, Spanish histologist, 1881-1918.
Achúcarro stain - stain for impregnating connective tissue.