We're always treated to disgusting symptoms. In fact, nary an episode goes by that we don't see blood being hacked up or spit out or mixed with urine in a catheter. This time, the patient of the week at Princeton Plainsboro has a smorgasbord of bloody unpleasantness. Her belly swelled with blood; she sleepily scratched a hole through her head all the way to brain matter; she oozed blood out every facial orifice. Her problem? A super gnarly period.
Despite bringin' the grossness, the patient also inspired rage, guilt, and introspection in those around her. She had been a brilliant doctor ...continue reading