Definition: 'Silver Impregnation'
silver impregnationType: Term
Pronunciation: sil′vĕr im′preg-nā′shŭn
1. Silver complexes employed to demonstrate reticulin in normal and diseased tissues, as well as neuroglia, neurofibrils, argentaffin cells, and Golgi apparatus.
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