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Old 02-17-2011, 03:27 PM   #1
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Large Orange Growth

Hey everyone, Im a first time poster here, and Im posting because one of my fish has a large grown on the top of his tail. It started about 4 months ago and has been growing ever since. There are 6 other fish in the tank and none show any signs of similar problems. It is a Praecox rainbow fish about 3 years old. I have attached some pictures, any help as to what it is or what I should do would be great!.

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Hmm, that looks like an ulcer or tumor. I hope someone else chimes in and is able to help more than I can!

Has your tank gone through the nitrogen cycle?

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I also don't think that is what could be described as a normal fish illness. I think it's an abnormality. Tumor is my guess too.
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