Early pregnancy, dropsy or just a fat fish?

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Fishlette

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I have a new platy in my tank that looks rounder than the others. I dont know if its pregnant (male/female? I don't know) if it has dropsy or if it is just a fat fish. I have a few pics I just dont know how to add them on the post for better help. Edit... I added a link in quick reply. Thanks.
 
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She looks pregnant to me but I'm no expert on platies
 

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The Platy is for sure female. Check the analfins of the Platy, if it is a fan shape then it's a girl. If it's pointy, it's a guy.


 

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Just wanted to add that if you want to check for dropsy then look at your fish from above. If the scales are sticking out like a pinecone then its dropsy but I doubt it is. I'm really just chiming in on the visual aspect of dropsy.
 
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