Monk goes to the emergency room with a persistent nose bleed, which he becomes convinced is actually a cerebral hemorrhage, and discovers the doctor he sought out for second opinion, dead on his office floor.
Did You Know?
The CSI guy investigating Dr. Whitcomb's death early in the episode is played by Jon Perkins who is the detective consultant for the show. See more
When Monk finds the "dead" doctor on the floor of the office, it is obvious the actor is still breathing because his stomach rises and falls. Some scenes later doctor is again seen breathing and this time he is also seen blinking his eyes. See more
[about a possible suspect
Uhm, Lieutenant, that's the geriatric ward. If he's a patient up there, he's at least eighty years old.
Lt. Randall Disher
Well then we'd better move fast.