Cuddy's mother, Arlene, is admitted to Princeton Plansboro after complaining about unusual symptoms, but stubborn Arlene insists that House be removed from the case, forcing House to come up with non-conventional - and illegal - means to treat his patient. House instructs his team to follow his lead, and they discover details in Arlene's personal life that she kept secret from Cuddy and her sister Lucinda. Later, Cuddy places her trust in House to ensure that her mother receives the proper medical treatment, leading "by the book" medical student Masters to reevaluate her responsibility to practice within a code of ethics and to follow her boss' orders. Written by
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Taub's wife mentions that five years ago her brother broke Taub's nose when he discovered that he had been cheating on his sister. Taub however comes clean about his problem with cheating after he has begun working for house. Less than five years prior. See more
(at around 25 mins) House gives Cuddy a bottle of pills. The drug name on the bottle says "Calcium Corbon..."(rest of it hidden from view). It's actually Calcium Carbonate which is an antacid, not Corbonate. See more
Dr. Lisa Cuddy
You see something in my that you didn't see in Julia and you didn't see in you. A type of ambition. A type of brains. That's why you made me yearbook editor, Suma undergrad, A.O.A. in Med School. The only time I see light in your eyes is when you hear me talking about my job. The reason you keep coming to see me in the clinic is because you trust me. You trust my medical judgement. So here it is: if you travel to Princeton General, you'll be treated well and you'll die. If you stay ...
Performed by Mason Jennings See more