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post #1 of 7 Old 07-14-2012, 06:03 PM Thread Starter
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Exclamation Help Identify this Infection On My Convict!

I noticed this parasite/infection about three days ago and has progressively worsened. I have looked every on the web for a diagnosis and couldn't find any information. Please help me identify this infection so I can apply a treatment ASAP!
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post #2 of 7 Old 07-15-2012, 10:50 AM
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Are we looking at the mouth? Maybe some kind of fluke?

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post #3 of 7 Old 07-15-2012, 09:42 PM Thread Starter
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Inside the mouth and outside on the cheek to the right.
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post #4 of 7 Old 07-15-2012, 11:34 PM
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A tumor of some sort, maybe? Or mouth fungus?

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post #5 of 7 Old 07-16-2012, 12:07 AM
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So it's not the squiggly thing on the chin?

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125 - cichlids (severums, bolivian rams, chocolate), rainbows ( turquoise, red), loaches (angelicus, zebra, kuhli and horseface), plecos (BN, RL and clown), denison barbs, tiretrack eel, pearl gouramis, betta
90 - Congo tetras, african knife, upside down cats, spotted ctenopoma, kribensis, delhezzi bichir
2.5 - betta
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post #6 of 7 Old 07-16-2012, 01:36 AM Thread Starter
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Yes, its spreading everywhere on the face.
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post #7 of 7 Old 07-16-2012, 01:28 PM
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Poor guy, maybe use some kind of anti bacterial medication and do a water change often? Hope he gets better.

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