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trichromatic

 [tri″kro-mat´ik]
1. having or pertaining to three different colors.
2. able to distinguish the three primary colors; see trichromatic vision.

tri·chro·mat·ic

(trī'krō-mat'ik),
1. Having, or relating to, the three primary colors: red, yellow, and blue.
2. Capable of perceiving the three primary colors; having normal color vision.
Synonym(s): trichromic

trichromatic

(trī′krō-măt′ĭk) also

trichrome

(trī′krōm′) or

trichromic

(trī-krō′mĭk)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or having three colors, as in photography or printing.
2. Having perception of the three primary colors, as in normal human vision: trichromatic vision; a trichromatic individual.

tri·chro′ma·cy (trī-krō′mə-sē), tri·chro′ma·tism (-tĭz′əm) n.

tri·chro·mat·ic

(trī'krō-mat'ik)
1. Having, or relating to, the three primary colors, red, green, and blue.
2. Capable of perceiving the three primary colors; having normal color vision.
Synonym(s): trichromic.
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cruzi, cardiac tissues were stained with Masson's trichrome to quantify collagen using the Image J program in a total area of 74,931 [micro][m.sup.2] (magnification 40 x).
Histological slide analysis was done descriptively to explore the detail of healing process in wound tissue of each group in both HE and Masson's trichrome staining.
Interestingly, agarose remnants were still visible in the defect even after 12 weeks, which helped identify the defects stained with H&E and Masson trichrome (Figure 5).
(a) Vacuoles filled with polysaccharide material (PAS, x 40); (b) vacuoles stained positively for acid phosphatase reaction (x 20); (c) ATPase histochemistry at pH 4.3 revealed selective atrophy of type 1 fibers (x 40); (d) vacuoles are present predominantly in type 1 fibers (x 40); (e)-(f) atrophic fibers containing numerous nemaline bodies (Gomori trichrome, x 100).
Caption: Figure 1: (a) Liver autopsy of case 1 showing disseminated lipid accumulation and severe steatosis with lipid-filled histiocytes (arrows) (Masson trichrome stain, 10x).
In the Masson's trichrome stain for collagen fibers, the chondroid matrix and cellular components were detected in the ASC group, although fibrosis and scar formation were shown in the control group (Figures 5(a) and 5(b)).
Some sections were routinely stained with trichrome or hematoxylin and eosin.
Three coronal sections stained with PAS and Masson's trichrome from each kidney, were randomly chosen and examined for tubular injury and interstitial fibrosis.