Ozone causes gross damage to the gills. Extensive fungal infections often followed exposure to ozone, suggesting epithelial damage. An abrupt decrease in blood serum osmolality was detected in fish exposed to ozone. Mortality occurred when osmolality dropped approximately 50 mOsm below initial values.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||11|
|Journal||Environmental Pollution. Series A, Ecological and Biological|
|State||Published - Jul 1980|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Environmental Science(all)
- Earth and Planetary Sciences(all)