Used in the examination of direct smears for fungal elements
10% potassium hydroxide (KOH) facilitates the clearing of specimens for enhanced microscopic observation of fungi without altering the fungal elements present. It is most useful with skin, hair, nail and sputum specimens.
- 10% Potassium Hydroxide Reagent Droppers contain 0.5 mL of 10% KOH with 1% dimethyl Sulfoxide
- Each dropper is good for one day’s use after the ampule has been broken
- Quantity: 50 x 0.5 mL