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What does S-MB stand for?

S-MB stands for safranin-methylene blue stain


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Concentration of stool by formol ether sedimentation can be done in asymptomatic or partially treated oocyst passers. A mucosal biopsy may be required sometimes for a definitive diagnosis. [32] In direct immunofluorescence using polyclonal and mouse monoclonal antibodies, an apple green fluorescence is produced, having a sensitivity of 99% and a specificity of 100% for Cryptosporidium, Isospora, Cyclospora, microsporidia, and Giardia [Figure 2]. [33] Diagnosis of Cyclospora oocysts may be problematic, as most laboratories fail to recognize them in direct fecal smears by modified Z-N stain [Figure 1]. In Safranin methylene blue stain.