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Medical Term:

leuco patent blue

Pronunciation: lu'ko pa'tent blu


A sulfonated triphenylmethane dye reduced and decolorized with zinc and acetic acid to produce a stable solution; used to demonstrate hemoglobin peroxidase.

Synonym(s): patent blue V

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