histofluorescence

noun

his·​to·​flu·​o·​res·​cence -ˌflu̇(ə)r-ˈes-ᵊn(t)s, -ˌflōr-, -ˌflȯr- How to pronounce histofluorescence (audio)
: fluorescence by a tissue upon radiation after introduction of a fluorescent substance into the body and its uptake by the tissue
histofluorescent adjective

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“Histofluorescence.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/histofluorescence. Accessed 27 Feb. 2024.

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