lateral line disease

lateral line disease
hole-in-head disease (head and lateral line erosion (a nutritional deficiency seen in aquarium fish, usually of vitamin C, aggravated by stress and poor water quality. Holes develop in the head and and sometimes along the lateral line. Death may result. Also called head and lateral line erosion)

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