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Medical Term:

Grocott-Gomori methenamine-silver stain

Pronunciation: gro'kot go-mo're'

Definition: a modification of Gomori methenamine-silver stain for fungi in which sections are pretreated with chromic acid before addition of the methenamine-silver solution and then counterstained with light green to demonstrate black-brown fungi against a pale green background.

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