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sick Paki

Posted By: marc <ghosst75@hotmail.com>
Date: Saturday, 2 April 2005, at 9:51 a.m.

Hi all,

I have a couple of sick Botia Almorhae (Pakistani or Yo-Yo). and am seeking advice as to disease identification and possible treatments.
I have a 6 ft(350L, 92Gallon) tank moderatly planted, P.H. 6.5, temp: 28C.
Filtration: Fluval 404, tunze bioreaktor 3179, 600l/h internal sponge filter
My population;
10 clown loaches(8-12cm)
2 Botia Modesta(10-14cm)
1 Botia Morleti(8cm)
2 yo-yo(12-14cm)
10 neons
1 spiny nosed eel(10cm)
2 algae eaters
2 moori
2 green tiger barbs
4 celebes rainbow fish
4 white cloud mountain minows

SYMPTOMS
Both of the yo-yo's and one clown loach's have cloudy eyes, this began about a week ago, The pupils are still black and visible but there is cloudiness in the lens near the center of the eye, One of the yo-yo's is also looking extremly fat(a