Verhoeff's stain

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Ver·​hoeff's stain | \ ˈvər-ˌhȯfs- How to pronounce Verhoeff's stain (audio) \

Medical Definition of Verhoeff's stain

: a stain containing hematoxylin, ferric chloride, and iodine that is used to demonstrate the presence of elastin

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“Verhoeff's stain.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Verhoeff%27s%20stain. Accessed 6 Mar. 2021.

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