van Gieson stain

van Gie·son stain

(van gē'sŏn),
a mixture of acid fuchsin in saturated picric acid solution, used in collagen staining.

van Gie·son stain

(van gē'sŏn stān)
A mixture of acid fuchsin in saturated picric acid solution, used in collagen staining.

van Gieson,

Ira, U.S. histologist and bacteriologist, 1865-1913.
van Gieson stain - a mixture of acid fuchsin in saturated picric acid solution, used in collagen staining.
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For morphological evaluation, preparations that had been stained with elastin Van Gieson stain, according to the method used previously by Petrik et al.
After one month of the primary operation, some brain tissue was taken out with a small elliptical incision under local anaesthesia for serial histological evaluation by Haematoxylin and Eosin stain, (10) PAS stain, (11) Van Gieson stain, (12) Gomori stain, (13) Giemsa stain, (14) etc.