Gallery of Histological Sections


Prepared by


IMVS Division of Pathology

The Queen Elizabeth Hospital

Woodville Road, Woodville, South Australia 5011





A section showing the pink-red staining of amyoid with the Congo red technique and apple-green birefringence under polarized light. Both micrographs are of the same section

Result: Amyloid - pink to red
Amyloid under polarized light after Congo red staining - apple green
© Roy C. Ellis 2004