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Bacanskas, L. , Whitaker, J. & Di Giulio, R. T. (2005). Oxidative stress in two populations of killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus) with differing contaminant exposure histories. , 58, 597-601. Baer, K. , Bankston, C. , Mosadeghi, S. & Schlenk, D. (2009). The effects of pulp and paper mill effluent on physiological and hematological endpoints in fingerling largemouth bass (Micropterus salmoides). Drug Chem Toxicol, 32(1), 59-67. Baker, R. T. , Handy, R. , Davies, S. J. & Snook, J. C. (1998). Chronic dietary exposure to copper affects growth, tissue lipid peroxidation, and metal composition of the grey mullet, Chelon labrosus.
Water excretion has to be reduced as much as possible in a hyperosmotic environment, and this is achieved mainly by reduction of the glomerular filtration rate (Beyenbach, 1995). Few studies are available on the physiological aspects of renal hydromineral function, such as urine flow and renal ion excretion rates. Technical drawbacks as collection of such fluids require cannulation that is complicated and extremely stressful to fish, often interfering with results. Thus, a proper evaluation of the effects of toxic chemicals on the kidney is even more complicated than in others organs.
Hepatic perturbations induced by a herbicide (atrazine) in juvenile grey mullet Liza ramada (Mugilidae, Teleostei): an ultrastructural study. Aquat Toxicol, 31, 217-29. Boorman, G. , Bunton, T. , Fournie, J. , Harshbarger, J. , Hawkins, W. , Hinton, D. , Jokinen, M. , Okihiro, M. S. & Wolfe, M. J. (1997). Diagnostic criteria for degenerative, inflammatory, proliferative nonneoplastic and neoplastic liver lesions in medaka (Oryzias latipes): consensus of a National Toxicology Program Pathology Working Group.
Lagoons: Biology, Management and Environmental Impact (Environmental Science, Engineering and Technology) by Adam G. Friedman