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Medical Term:

Ryan stain

Pronunciation: ri'an

Definition: a modified trichrome stain for microsporidian spores in which the chromotrope 2R is 10 times the normal concentration used in trichrome stains for stool specimens and the counterstain is aniline blue.

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