"ER Confidential"
Season 1, Episode 9
Air date November 17, 1994
Written by Paul Manning
Directed by Daniel Sackheim
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Carol Hathaway faces an ethical dilemma when a patient admits that he, and not his friend, was driving the car that ran a red light and killed a pedestrian. She decides to tell Tag about kissing Doug Ross. It's Thanksgiving and the doctors treat an animal rights activist who was attacked by the turkey he was trying to save. Doug Ross is going to the Bahamas with Linda Farrell and he is very much feeling like a kept man.

Carter has to treat a transgender woman who has now reached an age where she can no longer pass as a woman. Carter's indifference is the final straw. Susan Lewis continues to worry about Div Cvetic, whose condition seems to be worsening.

NBC DescriptionEdit

THANKSGIVING EPISODE: Thanksgiving brings unusual patients and family patience.

After Carter treats a depressed transvestite for lacerations, the man commits suicide by jumping off the roof of the hospital. In frustration, Carter explodes at Dr. Benton, but later spends Thanksgiving with him.

Ross treats a man who was pecked by a turkey, then leaves for a Jamaican vacation.

Lewis's alcoholic sister (Kathleen Wilhoite) complicates the holiday celebration by announcing that she's pregnant.

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