An injured cytoplasmic life-form attaches itself to Torres, tapping into her body like a parasite. Unsure of how to save his patient, The Doctor creates a holographic recreation of a non-humanoid exobiology specialist to consult the case. The consult is going well until Torres refuses treatment when it is made known the Cardassian specialist was responsible for tortuous experiments resulting in the deaths of thousands of Bajorans.
Did You Know?
B'Elanna Torres actress Roxann Dawson did not find this episode a comfortable experience. She cited this as the worst episode she ever took part in, due to the fact that her pet dog died during filming, and all she had to do for that week, while grieving, was lie on a bio-bed. See more
In sickbay, when the Doctor discusses B'Elanna's attitude towards Cardassians with her, B'Elanna's eyebrows are missing. See more
[to Torres, who is paralyzed with an alien on her chest
I just think, I could force you to listen to rock 'n roll all day and you wouldn't be able to do a thing about it.
Star Trek: Voyager - Main Title
Written by Jerry Goldsmith
Performed by Jay Chattaway See more