Orth stain

Orth stain

(ōrth),
a lithium carmine stain for nerve cells and their processes.

Orth stain

(orth stān)
A lithium carmine stain for nerve cells and their processes.

Orth,

Johannes J., German pathologist, 1847-1923.
Orth fixative - formalin added to Müller fixative, used for bringing out chromaffin, studying early degenerative processes and necrosis, and for demonstrating rickettsiae and bacteria.
Orth stain - a lithium carmine stain for nerve cells and their processes.