Difference in potassium permanganate sensitivity between primary and secondary amyloidosis.

@article{Looi1981DifferenceIP,
  title={Difference in potassium permanganate sensitivity between primary and secondary amyloidosis.},
  author={Lai-Meng Looi and Mi Youn Lim},
  journal={The Malaysian journal of pathology},
  year={1981},
  volume={4},
  pages={65-8}
}
The permanganate method was applied to tissues from 35 cases of amyloidosis seen at the University Hospital. Kuala Lumpur. This method is based on the difference in affinity of various chemical types of amyloid for Congo red dye after treatment with potassium permanganate. Our findings agree with the concept that amyloid of largely immunoglobulin light… CONTINUE READING