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Mitochondrial Swelling MeSH Descriptor Data 2022

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Mitochondrial Swelling
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Scope Note
An increase in MITOCHONDRIAL VOLUME due to an influx of fluid; it occurs in hypotonic solutions due to osmotic pressure and in isotonic solutions as a result of altered permeability of the membranes of respiring mitochondria.
Previous Indexing
Mitochondria (1966-1968)
Mitochondria, Liver (1968)
Mitochondria, Muscle (1968)
See Also
Mitochondrial Size
Public MeSH Note
76; was see under MITOCHONDRIA 1975
History Note
76(69); was see under MITOCHONDRIA 1975
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Mitochondrial Swelling Preferred
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