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Questions about "Acid-Fast Stain"

Carbolfuchsin stain is prepared by adding ________ to basic fuchsin. phenol
The acid-fast stain identifies microorganisms with a high ________ content. wax or fat
The primary stain is not washed out by the ________ decolorizer, and the cells are said to be ________. acid alcohol, acid-fast
Members of the genus ________ are usually acid-fast. Mycobacterium
Name 2 pathogenic acid-fast bacteria and the disease that each one causes. Mycobacterium tuberculosis causes tuberculosis. Mycobacterium leprae causes leprocy.
Among bacteria, the acid-fast state is (common/uncommon). uncommon
The acid-fast decolorizer must not be mistaken for the decolorizer in the ________ stain procedure. Gram
The primary stain in the acid-fast procedure is ________________. carbolfuchsin red
When placing mixed cultures on a slide, it is important to ________ the inoculating loop between cultures. sterilize
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