fish has hole under eye and a zit

Discussion in 'Freshwater Fish Disease' started by lwind, Apr 21, 2012.

  1. lwindNew MemberMember

    my red devil has a hole with what looks like a zit in it is this hole in head.


  2. catsma_97504Fishlore LegendMember

    Welcome to Fishlore. Sorry under these conditions.

    It looks like hexamita, a known cause of HITH. Hex can be difficult to treat and is often fatal. Try to find a food that contains Metronidazole as this drug often works to stop this disease.

    Good luck treating it!
  3. lwindNew MemberMember

    thanks for the replay . I ordered meds for him. hope it works wife's favored fish.

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