Jack Dempsey Cichlid

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hi im new here. i have a jack dempsey cichlid around 5 inches or so noticed last week a small mark behind gill just presumed a bit of food had got stuck. now all off a sudden its like a small white lump any help would be appreciated.
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Welcome to Fishlore

Looks to me like the fish has some sort of missing scale or tumor, are there any more pics available?

Ethan
hi im new here. i have a jack dempsey cichlid around 5 inches or so noticed last week a small mark behind gill just presumed a bit of food had got stuck. now all off a sudden its like a small white lump any help would be appreciated.
 
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Hi,

Welcome to Fishlore

Looks to me like the fish has some sort of missing scale or tumor, are there any more pics available?

Ethan
Hi,

Welcome to Fishlore

Looks to me like the fish has some sort of missing scale or tumor, are there any more pics available?

Ethan
thank you. sorry it doesnt really stand out right well in my pictures
 

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Ok,

Looks lt possibly could be a tumor or some sort of parasite, if I were you I'd get a second opinion either if someone else posts on this thread or from a fish store

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thanks for the advice i will do that today. when it first started last week i thought it was white cotton as it looked like a small cotton wool bud which has now turned into a lump
 
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