Masson's Trichrome

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Masson's Trichrome  -  Demonstration of collagenous connective tissue, cytoplasm and nuclei

  • Weigert's Hematoxylin
  • Biebrich Scarlett-Acid Fuchsin
  • Phosphomolybdic, Phosphotungstic Acid solution
  • Methyl Blue or Aniline Blue

 Masson's Trichrome Stain, histology, pathology, skin stain

Claude L. Pierre Masson (1880 - 1959), a French-Canadian Doctor, developed this 3-stain method for a vivid display of blue connective tissue.

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