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Episode List


Season 1

23 Sep. 1979
23 Dec. 1979
The Surrogate
A boy is brought in and he calls his father to come. He offers to donate blood if he needs it. But tests reveal the man is not the boy's father. He tells them he found him a few years ago and took him in. And he eventually would think of him as his son. Trapper tells the authorities and they learns that the boy ran away from his mother. When she comes he doesn't want to be with her. But the man doesn't have any rights so he tells him he has to go with her. And he becomes catatonic.
6 Jan. 1980
10 Feb. 1980
'Til Life Do Us Part
A patient who is diagnosed with a serious form of cancer finds inspiration in a woman with Lou Gehrig's disease.
24 Feb. 1980
A possible nurse's strike threatens the hospital as well as Gonzo's love life.
2 Mar. 1980
It's a Wise Surgeon
Gonzo is suspicious of a young Korean man who comes to the hospital claiming to be the long-lost son of Trapper. A woman with a history of faking illness is surprised when she is diagnosed with a rare disease.
9 Mar. 1980
Short Odds
Gonzo tries to date a new surgeon who suffers a loss of confidence after her first patient dies.
23 Mar. 1980
Trapper's ex-wife Melanie finds a baby in a fitting room and the hospital is put at risk when the baby is found to have a form of the plague.
30 Mar. 1980
Hot Line
Gonzo and the staff decide to start a hot-line for people to anonymously call with their problems. Trapper takes a risk by bringing in a retired doctor with an alcohol problem to help perform a rare eye operation.

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Episode Cast | Rated Episodes (by date / vote)| TV Schedule

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