Do you mean all your tissue is too pink after staining with H&E?
Try checking the pH of the eosin. Should be between 4-5.
Adjust with acetic acid.
More information on what stain and what exactly it looks like
would be more helpful.
Peggy A. Wenk, HLT(ASCP)
William Beaumont Hospital
Royal Oak, MI 48073
----- Original Message -----
From: "Heather Earp-Jones"
Sent: Friday, July 27, 2001 4:10 AM
Subject: "pink's disease"
> I am looking for information on pink's disease. One our lab's is
> experiencing this problem which is affecting the quality of the staining.
> What in your opinion causes it and what can be done to remedy the
> Any input would be welcome.
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