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I apologize that no one has responded to your question sooner. Different experts come online at various times. I just logged on and saw your question. My name is ***** ***** I’m a biologist with over 40 years of experience keeping fish. I'm sorry to hear of Brasso's problem. Some additional information may help us figure out what is wrong.
When you say she is stout, does that mean she swollen in some areas? If so, where - right in front of her tail, her abdomen, etc.?
Are any of her scales sticking up, giving her a pine cone like appearance?
Do her gills and scales appear normal?
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