Weigert stain for neuroglia

Wei·gert stain for neu·rog·li·a

a stain for neuroglia; fibrous neuroglia and nuclei stain blue.
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Wei·gert stain for neu·rog·li·a

(vī'gert stān nūr-og'lē-ă)
A complicated process in which the final treatment is like that for staining fibrin; neuroglia and nuclei stain blue.
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Carl, German pathologist, 1845-1904.
Weigert iodine solution - an iodine-potassium iodide mixture used as a reagent to alter crystal and methyl violet so that they are retained by certain bacteria and fungi.
Weigert iron hematoxylin stain
Weigert law - the loss or destruction of a part or element in the organic world is likely to result in compensatory replacement and overproduction of tissue during the process of regeneration or repair. Synonym(s): overproduction theory
Weigert stain - dye used in the study of myelinated axons.
Weigert stain for actinomyces
Weigert stain for elastin
Weigert stain for fibrin
Weigert stain for myelin
Weigert stain for neuroglia
Weigert-Gram stain - a stain for bacteria in tissues in which sections are stained in alum-hematoxylin, then in eosin, aniline methyl violet, and Lugol solution.
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