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|+||====== Hematoxylin and eosin stain ======|
|+||[[Hematoxylin]] and [[eosin]] stain or haematoxylin and eosin stain (often abbreviated as: H&E stain or HE stain) is one of the principal tissue stains used in histology.|
|+||It is the most widely used stain in medical diagnosis and is often the gold standard; for example, when a pathologist looks at a biopsy of a suspected cancer, the histological section is likely to be stained with H&E.|