Ziehl stain

Ziehl stain

(zēl),
a carbol-fuchsin solution of phenol and basic fuchsin used to demonstrate bacteria and cell nuclei.

Ziehl stain

(tsēl stān)
A carbol-fuchsin solution of phenol and basic fuchsin used to demonstrate bacteria and cell nuclei.

Ziehl,

Franz, German bacteriologist, 1857-1926.
Ziehl stain - a carbol-fuchsin solution of phenol and basic fuchsin used to demonstrate bacteria and cell nuclei.
Ziehl-Neelsen stain - a method for staining acid-fast bacteria.