carbohydrates

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  1. what are carbohydrate demonstration methods
    • PAS
    • Alcian blue
    • Mucicarmine
    • Bauer-Feulgen
  2. What is the purpose of carbohydrates stains??
    diagnosis of diseases as well as non-disease states of the human body
  3. Why in carbohydrate stainning
    glutaraldehyde is not recommended
    because non-specific PAS staining may occur due to free aldehyde groups
  4. In carbohydrate staining ehy we dont use mercuric chloride fixatives
    Fixatives containing mercuric chloride tend to produce uneven glycogen staining
  5. What is one of the most useful stains for demonstration of carbohydrates
    PAS
  6. What can PAS stain demostrate
    • *pas-+reticulum fibers and basement membrane
    • *pas-+ cerebrosides and gangliosides in certain disease
    • *PAS +adenocarcinoma
    • +Fungi
    • +mucous
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