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LP6381-0Methenamine silver nitrate stainActive

Description

LP6381-0   Methenamine silver nitrate stain
Grocott-Gomori's (or Gömöri) methenamine silver stain (GMS) is a popular staining method in histology as a screen for fungal organisms and can be used to identify the yeast-like fungus Pneumocystis jiroveci which causes a form of pneumonia called Pneumocystis Pneumonia (PCP) or Pneumocystosis. The cell walls of these organisms are outlined by the brown to black stain. Source: Regenstrief LOINC, Grocott-Gomori's methenamine silver stain (GMS)

Basic Part Properties

Name
Methenamine silver nitrate stain
Type
Method
Created On
2000-05-03
Construct for LOINC Short Name
MS Nitrate Stn

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Language Variants Get Info

zh-CNChinese (China)
六亚甲基四胺硝酸银染色法
Synonyms: 乌洛托品硝酸银染色;乌洛托品硝酸银染色法;六亚甲基四胺硝酸银染色
nl-NLDutch (Netherlands)
methenaminezilvernitraatkleuring
fr-BEFrench (Belgium)
Coloration méthénamine-nitrate d'argent
Synonyms: Coloration. Méthénamine-nitrate d''argent
fr-CAFrench (Canada)
Coloration méthénamine-nitrate d'argent
it-ITItalian (Italy)
Metenamina nitrato d'argento, colorazione
Synonyms: Colorazione metenamina nitrato d''argento
pl-PLPolish (Poland)
Barwienie azotanem metenaminy srebra
es-ESSpanish (Spain)
Tinción nitrato de plata metenamina
tr-TRTurkish (Turkey)
Metenamin silver nitrat boyama