Please help me diagnose what this is!

Discussion in 'Diseases' started by solomon, Jan 3, 2012.

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  1. solomon

    solomon Astrea Snail

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    Hi i have noticed some spots on my emperor angel fins he is eating and behaving fine but its slowly getting worst. can someone tell me what it is and how to best treat it????? (to me it looks like fin root but im to new to know) Thanks.
     

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  3. Corailline

    Corailline Super Moderator Staff Member

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    It is a dry heat, yeah right !
    That looks similar to lymphocytosis, which is usually self limiting, a viral infection I believe.
    Google it and see what you think.
     
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    Same thing on my CBB. You are correct. Just gotta wait it out.
     
  5. solomon

    solomon Astrea Snail

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    there is no treatment for this? i waited a few weeks and its spreading slowly.
     
  6. solomon

    solomon Astrea Snail

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    how long did it take for yours to go away?
     
  7. Corailline

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    It is a dry heat, yeah right !
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    Corailline Super Moderator Staff Member

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    It is a dry heat, yeah right !
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    solomon Astrea Snail

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    i have a 30g quarantine tank shall i put him in or leave him in the DT?
     
  12. Corailline

    Corailline Super Moderator Staff Member

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    It is a dry heat, yeah right !
    The virus is already present in the DT, QT at this point seems pointless.

    It can take weeks to months if it's stubborn.

    I would however bump up the diet with foods specifically designed for angels. Their diet should include marine sponges and algae. Hopefully adding such will help the immune system and contribute in shorting the duration of the virus.