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Medical Term:

Gomori silver impregnation stain

Pronunciation: go-mo're

Definition: a reliable method for reticulin, as an aid in the diagnosis of neoplasm and early cirrhosis of the liver; the staining solution employs silver nitrate, potassium hydroxide, and ammonia water carefully prepared to avoid having silver precipitate.

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