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Thread: Need help ASAP

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    Hi there my gold Severum has developed a sore on the top of its fin, in trying to establish what this is and what treatment I should get. I think it's some sort of worm parasite but I'm not sure. Any help would be much appreciated as I wouldn't want to loose the big guy!!

    How do I upload pictures ?
    FISH ARE FRIENDS NOT FOOD............

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    It is likely not a parasite(or at least not a "worm") because those will tend to have recognizable body parts.
    Could the fish have been injured by a tankmate or a decoration?

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    I can try to describe it, it's a slight lump'(small) sticking out but red underneath. Has never been there before if I could upload photo it would help !!
    FISH ARE FRIENDS NOT FOOD............

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    go to my album to look at the picture
    FISH ARE FRIENDS NOT FOOD............

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    Can't give you any more rep, but well said! - steeler58 Thank again!! You seem to enjoy your coffee. - steeler58 Thanks for the rep!! - Compass this doesnt look like pie... not the right kind.. - Sandz for providing solid guidance to others - RiversGirl 
    Thanks for the rep! :) - Compass cheers - Fishhook Using up my winnings on my friends! - Compass No Message - Fishhook beeeeeeeer! - Sandz 
    Bottoms up! (even though you don't drink, lol) - Slaphppy7 We miss you... - Compass thank you for the filter! - RiversGirl for the fun game! - SeaLady Thank you very very much!! - Compass 
    Love the games. Thank you :) - rebecca_finny TGIF! - showmebutterfly Thanks for your help & points. - metweezer Nice to see you around again. enjoy the pie - fishmommie Thanks! :) I try! - Compass 

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    When I go fishing I just place a sharp rock in the water and sit there waiting for all the dead fish to float to the top... Kingfisher
    Brutal honesty will be shown on this screen.
    I think my fish is adjusting well to the four gallon, He's laying on his side attempting to go to sleep on the bottom of the gravel.
    Tolerance is a great thing to have, so is the ability to shut up.

    I can explain it to you, but I can't understand it for you.


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    Thanks but I got it

    GO TO MY PROFILE AND GO TO MY PICTURES AND U WILL SEE MY SEVERUM..... And help or advice given would be great thanks ??????
    FISH ARE FRIENDS NOT FOOD............

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    Can't give you any more rep, but well said! - steeler58 Thank again!! You seem to enjoy your coffee. - steeler58 Thanks for the rep!! - Compass this doesnt look like pie... not the right kind.. - Sandz for providing solid guidance to others - RiversGirl 
    Thanks for the rep! :) - Compass cheers - Fishhook Using up my winnings on my friends! - Compass No Message - Fishhook beeeeeeeer! - Sandz 
    Bottoms up! (even though you don't drink, lol) - Slaphppy7 We miss you... - Compass thank you for the filter! - RiversGirl for the fun game! - SeaLady Thank you very very much!! - Compass 
    Love the games. Thank you :) - rebecca_finny TGIF! - showmebutterfly Thanks for your help & points. - metweezer Nice to see you around again. enjoy the pie - fishmommie Thanks! :) I try! - Compass 

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    No need to yell. I saw your post after I posted. My first thought from the close up was an anchor worm, but I don't see a worm. Looking at the second picture, is it possible one of those balas bit the sev?
    When I go fishing I just place a sharp rock in the water and sit there waiting for all the dead fish to float to the top... Kingfisher
    Brutal honesty will be shown on this screen.
    I think my fish is adjusting well to the four gallon, He's laying on his side attempting to go to sleep on the bottom of the gravel.
    Tolerance is a great thing to have, so is the ability to shut up.

    I can explain it to you, but I can't understand it for you.


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    Could it be the start of lymphocystis?

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