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Growth on fish's gill but affecting eye also

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History:  I didn't change the water for 3 weeks waiting for a new gravel cleaner.  The water looked fine so I wasn't worried.  Then the goldfish got cloudy eye.   I treated her with Fungus Cure and she got better.   I changed the water with the new cleaner but it was more of a water remover than a gravel cleaner.  I live in the middle of nowhere and have plans to buy her a 20 gallon aquarium on Dec 5th, she's in a 10 gallon atm.

All I have are test strips.  Today was the day to change her water and I noticed the growth, which seems to be affecting her eye too.  So I did a 80% water change.  I use a 20gallon Marineland Filter, I feed her Repashy to keep the water clean, and use Seachem Prime.  After the water change Ammonia is okay...the test strip really didn't change much from its original color.   I have soft water so I added a ph tablet.

I thought at first she had Lymphocystis...but hers looks worse than what I saw in google images.  So I wanted to get another opinion.  You can't see it sticking out from the angle I took it cause she freaks out when I have the ipad in front of her.  But it's raised above the tumor looking part and her eyes is funny looking too.

 

Thanks,

Cheryl

 

 

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Thanks Tanki...she has fully recovered so it must have been Lymphocystitis.  Also bought her a 20 gallon tank also which is double from the 10 she was in.

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