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My gourami has a lump...

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    I woke up this morning to find that my blue dwarf gourami has a lump on its side.

    I am almost certain that it popped up over night...I was just trying to get pics of him the day before.

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    What is it? Can it be fixed? Also I don't have a quarantine tank yet either...
     
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    Not good! Looks like it's about to open up into a lesion. I would definitely medicate that fish immediately. A sulfa- based product like API Triple Sulfa would be my first choice, second would be something furan-based.
     
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    I didn't know fish could get sick so quick.

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    Well it could have been something festering for a while. Always possible that his body has been fighting it for a while and just can't fight it anymore or it got worse.
     
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    Our lfs reccomended this stuff. uploadfromtaptalk1340929452224.jpg

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    Good news, the meds are working! It is half the size. Sorry for bad pics, water is cloudy from meds.

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    He is looking good, color is back and he is moving around more now.
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