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Medical Term:

Masson-Fontana ammoniac silver stain

Pronunciation: mah-sawn[h]' fon-tah'na

Definition: a stain used to demonstrate melanin and argentaffin granules.

Synonym(s): Fontana-Masson silver stain

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