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PubMed Search: Elastic fibers[title]
- Also called Verfoeff-van Gieson
- Stains elastic fibers black
- Outlines elastic lamina of muscular arteries and media of aorta
- Background is trichrome
Normal aorta, media with parallel elastic fibers, van Gieson stain
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