*  Skin Pathology Online: Verhoeff Van Gieson Elastin Special Stain - Method and Tips
The most common is Verhoeff's technique of staining elastin due to its quick method and strong elastin colour result. Below is ... Elastin is a connective tissue protein which allows the tissues of the body to return to their original shape after distortion ... Elastin fibres can be of varying size and diameter and are particularly well seen histologically in sites such as the lung, ... Histological demonstration of elastin fibres (or lack of them) are important in diagnostic pathology for conditions such as ...
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*  Skin Pathology Online: Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma - Overview
Verhoeff Van Gieson Elastin Special Stain - Method.... *Persistent Melanocytic Nevi: A Review and Analysis... ...
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