Histological examination and special stain
analysis revealed presence of H.
Hence the use of special stains
is recommended to facilitate detection of H.
By adding few special stains
such as Sudan black B (SBB) (2) (and not myeloperoxidase as SBB has a little more sensitivity in detecting myeloblasts which is the crucial point), plus a non-specific esterase stain as [alpha]-naphthyl acetate esterase it becomes possible to recognize AML-M1 and most cases of AML-M5a (3).
Multiple sections can be obtained if required for special stain
or IHC study.
1] The most frequently used special stain
is a polyclonal anti BCG- antibody.
Other disorders with prominent epidermal hyperplasia that may rarely mimic hypertrophic lupus erythematosus (HLE) include deep fungal infections that are typically special stain
and/or culture positive (A) and perforating disorders.
Romanowsky stain could help in the recognition of stroma and some special stain
like PAS-D and mucicarmine would definitely help for detection of intracellular mucin.
As the pioneer in bringing automation to the fast-growing special stain
market, CytoLogix will continue to take all necessary actions to protect our extensive investments and developments in this technology," said Bogen.
The only special stain
recommended in the 1967 and 1981 WHO classifications was mucin.
These changes have been well brought about by special stain
, PTAH, which stains fibrinoid material.
So once daily process controls, such as maintenance logs, temperature charts, special stain
control slides, and solution-changing records were totally adapted in all areas, we started down the road to real QA.
Its special stain
wash cycle uses a combination of scrubbing