Help!! ID please

Discussion in 'Quarantine Tanks, Sick fish, QT, Coral help' started by MonzZz7, 6 May 2014.

  1. MonzZz7

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    Please help!! :(My tang has got white stuff on its top fin and now spreading..
    What could this be??
    How can i get rid of it??

    Here are some pics.. Sorry they are blurry the fishy kept moving

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  3. SteveZi

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    could be lymphocystis
     
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    +1

    Give it a few days and see if it improves. If the fish is eating well then it'll clear itself up pretty quickly.
     
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    Could it be cotton wool disease?
     
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    Same thing.
     
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    MonzZz7

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    :blush::oops::facepalm: hahaha i kneeeew that :whistling:
     
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    Can I do a water change tomorrow and then Sat to try improve water conditions to aid the healing process or is it not necessary?
     
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    Just a update,, the tang only has a few little stands of the cotton wool left. Its eating well and we also did a water change:thumbup: thank goodness!!
     
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