Levaditi stain

noun
Lev·​a·​di·​ti stain
variants: or Levaditi's stain \ ˌlev-​ə-​ˈdē-​ˌtē(z)-​ How to pronounce Levaditi stain (audio) \

Medical Definition of Levaditi stain

: a silver nitrate stain used to demonstrate in section the spirochete of the genus Treponema (T. pallidum) that causes syphilis

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“Levaditi stain.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Levaditi%20stain. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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