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My black moor has growth on her side and around her eye it…

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My black moor has...

My black moor has white growth on her side and around her eye it almost looks like the eye has burst

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. What sort of animal are we talking about?

Black moor goldfish

Veterinarian's Assistant: OK. Some lumps are serious and some aren't. Let's see what the Veterinarian has to say. What is the goldfish's name and age?

Curly shes nearly 2

Veterinarian's Assistant: What is the goldfish's name?

Curly

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Curly?

I went away on saturday and returned on Wednesday this is when i noticed it but apart from that no

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Hello and welcome. My name is ***** ***** I’m a biologist with over 40 years of experience keeping fish. I’m sorry to hear that Curly is having a problem. There are several possible causes of white growths. Would it be possible to send a picture. If so, you can upload a photo by clicking on the paper clip icon in the tool bar at the top of the space where you type. Instructions will pop up.Thank you.
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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
I no longer need advice, she was put to sleep
Pet Specialist: Anna, Pet Expert/Biologist replied 1 month ago
I am so sorry for your loss of Curly. Thank you for letting me know.
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