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Old 04-24-2005, 07:45 PM   #1
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Fancy Goldfish with a cloudy eye

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My little oranda fantail goldfish's right eye looks cloudy like he has cataracts or something. I do 30% water changes weakly and all the water parameters are normal. His left eye is fine. Does anyone know what this is???? Halp!

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look at this website http://www.fishyfarmacy.com/fish_dis...l_changes.html and go down to letter E.
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I have never had a goldfish with this, but I know with tropicals cloudy eye is almost always from a minor infection related to water quality. Reduced feeding, increased gravel vacs and PWCs (like twice a week) will often clear this up. I have done this in conjunction with Melafix and Pimafix with superb results.
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