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I was checking my fish today and noticed Pongo looks a bit odd, all the others are very healthy. I fear it may be dropsy.... but I hope I am wrong!

First symptom- He looks very rough around the edges, his scales are popping out a little.

Second symptom- It looks as though someone grabbed a hose and blew air in him like a ballon! :(

Third symptom- It seems like his eyes are popping out a lil, compared to the others.... I will post soon with the boxed info.

Test Results for the Following:

Ammonia Level? 0

Nitrite Level? 0

Nitrate level? 40

Ph Level, (If possible,KH and GH and chloramines)?

Ph Level out of the Tap? 7.8

Tank size (How many Gals) and How long has it been running? 30

What is the name and size of the filter/s? whisper, i dunno

How often do you change the water and how much? once a week

How many fish in the tank and their size? 3

What kind of water additives or conditioners? Aquamel

Any medications added to the tank? no

Add any new fish to the tank? no

What do you feed your fish? Wardley Spectra Max

Any unusual findings on the fish such as "grains of salt",

bloody streaks, frayed fins or fungus? Listed above...

Any unusual behavior like staying

at the bottom, not eating, ect..? Spitting out food

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I have answered you thread in the 911 section. I am going to close this one and leave it so people can be directed to that thread.


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