Wright-Giemsa Stain

Lillie (1972)

For differentiation of blood corpuscles.

Stain results:

Erthrocytes:   Pink-Tan
Eosinophiles-Granules:   Red
Lymphocytes-Granules:   Red-Purple
-Cytoplasm:   Blue
Neutrophils-Granules:   Purple-Pink


  • Lillie, R.D.: Factors influencing the staining of blood films and the role of methylene violet. J. Lab. Clin. Med. 29:1181, 1944.
  • Lillie, R.D., H.J. Conn’s Biological Stains, 8th Ed, William's & Wilkins, Baltimore, p. 438, 1972.
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