Definition: colored solutions or suspensions injected into a cadaveric vascular system to render vessels and their walls prominent; useful for gross preparations and for study under low magnification after clearing; most fluids contain warm gelatin and the coloring materials are carmine, Berlin blue, or carbon.
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Examples: glitazone, GI cocktail, etc.