Giemsa's stain
noun see Giemsa stain

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  • giemsa's stain — noun see giemsa stain …   Useful english dictionary

  • Giemsa's stain — a mixture of methylene blue and eosin, used for distinguishing different types of white blood cell and for detecting parasitic microorganisms in blood smears. It is one of the Romanowsky stains. G. Giemsa (1867 1948), German chemist …   Medical dictionary

  • Giemsa's stain — a mixture of methylene blue and eosin, used for distinguishing different types of white blood cell and for detecting parasitic microorganisms in blood smears. It is one of the Romanowsky stains [Giemsa (1867–1948), German chemist] …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Краситель Гимза (Giemsa 'S Stain) — смесь метиленового синего и эозина, применяемая для распознавания различных типов белых клеток крови и для выявления паразитических микроорганизмов в мазках крови. Является одной из разновидностей красителей Романовского. Источник: Медицинский… …   Медицинские термины

  • Wright's stain — is a histologic stain that facilitates the differentiation of blood cell types. It is used primarily to stain peripheral blood smears and bone marrow aspirates which are examined under a light microscope. In cytogenetics it is used to stain… …   Wikipedia

  • Giemsa stain — Gi·em·sa stain also Giemsa s stain zə(z) n a stain consisting of a mixture of eosin and methylene azure and used chiefly in differential staining of blood films * * * Giem·sa stain (gēmґsə) [Gustav Giemsa, German chemist and… …   Medical dictionary

  • Giemsa stain — noun Etymology: Gustav Giemsa died 1948 German chemotherapist Date: circa 1909 a stain consisting of eosin and a blue dye and used chiefly in the differential staining of blood films called also Giemsa, Giemsa s stain • Giemsa stained adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • giemsa stain — gēˈemzə noun also giemsa s stain or giemsa Usage: usually capitalized G Etymology: after Gustav Giemsa died 1948 German chemotherapist : a stain consisting of a mixture of eosin and methylene azure and used chiefly in differential staining of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Giemsa stain — Giemsa stained trypanosoma parasites (Chagas disease pathogen) …   Wikipedia

  • stain — 1. To discolor. 2. To color; to dye. 3. A discoloration. 4. A dye used in histologic and bacteriologic technique. 5. A procedure in which a dye or combination of dyes and reagents is used to color the constituents of cells and tissues. For… …   Medical dictionary

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