Grocott-Gomori methenamine-silver stain

Gro·cott-Go·mo·ri meth·en·a·mine-sil·ver stain (GMS),

(grō'kot gō-mō'rē'),
a modification of Gomori methenamine-silver stain for fungi in which sections are pretreated with chromic acid before addition of the methenamine-silver solution and then counterstained with light green to demonstrate black-brown fungi against a pale green background.
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George, Hungarian histochemist in the U.S., 1904-1957.
Gomori chrome alum hematoxylin-phloxine stain - a technique used to demonstrate cytoplasmic granules.
Gomori method for chromaffin
Gomori nonspecific alkaline phosphatase stain - for histological demonstration of enzymes.
Gomori one-step trichrome stain - a connective tissue stain.
Gomori silver impregnation stain - a reliable method for reticulin, as an aid in the diagnosis of neoplasm and early cirrhosis of the liver.
Grocott-Gomori methenamine-silver stain - a modification of Gomori methenamine-silver stain for fungi.
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They stained positively with periodic acid-Schiff (Figure 4) and Grocott-Gomori methenamine-silver stain (Figure 5).