House has committed himself to the Mayfield Psychiatric Hospital. After going through a painful period of drug detox, he learns he has to remain at the institution for observation and therapy, otherwise he can't get his medical license back. Being his naturally rebellious self, he fights the system until his irresponsible actions lead to a calamity. Can House swallow his pride and force himself to accept help from someone or will he continue to s...
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House decides to quit being a Doctor and Foreman applies for his job as the head of the Department of Diagnostic Medicine. Cuddy tests Foreman's ability to run the department by charging him to cure a video game creator who is suffering from burning pain in his hands. Thirteen has to deal with the fact that her boyfriend is now her boss. Meanwhile, House joins Wilson for cooking lessons to keep his mind off his growing leg pain.
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Foreman is now in charge of the Department of Diagnostic Medicine. He recruits Chase and Cameron to help him diagnose a controversial African Dictator named Dibala, who collapsed while coughing up blood. House returns to the hospital looking for his old job back but Foreman isn't giving it up so easily. Cuddy allows House to be an unofficial consultant. Meanwhile, House has to deal with Wilson's very nasty neighbor.
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A wealthy man believes his son's mysterious illness is the result of the universe punishing him for having too much success. Cuddy puts House on the case, despite him still not having his medical license back yet. This annoys Foreman, who is also burdened with helping Chase cover-up the killing of Dibala. Meanwhile, someone is messing around with Thirteen's travel plans.
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Against House's wishes, the team treats an injured cop who is convinced he's fated to die soon. Meanwhile, House is hearing voices in Amber's old room. Is it a ghost or is he going crazy again or is there another explanation?
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House, Wilson and Cuddy go to a medical Conference where Wilson is scheduled to give a speech which House fears will ruin Wilson's career. Also, House has a secret agenda of endearing himself to Cuddy, hoping to prove he's a changed man. Meanwhile, Foreman, Cameron and Chase deal with a 16 year old patient who compulsively lies.
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House (Hugh Laurie) is back. His license and title as Head of Diagnostics both reinstated, he takes on the case of an adult film star (Troy Garity as Hank Hardwick's) admitted to Princeton Plainsboro for pulsating eye pain. Cuddy (Lisa Edelstein) is reminded that her job is not conducive to healthy relationships.
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8Ignorance is Bliss
House and his team treat a delivery man who turns out to be a genius and an author. The doctors are as interested in why someone so brilliant would want to work a blue collar job as they are in solving the medical mystery surrounding him. Meanwhile, Chase is getting over his wife leaving him, and House tries to get Cuddy to invite him for Thanksgiving dinner.
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Wilson is treating an old friend named Tucker (Joshua Malina) who collapsed during a hunting trip with partial paralysis. Tucker is a cancer survivor and his subsequent symptoms seem to indicate that the disease has recurred but Wilson refuses to accept that, despite House's continued insistence that its definitely cancer. Wilson's desperation to save his friend causes him to make a medical decision which has serious ramifications for Wilson. Mea...
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10The Down Low
House and the team treat a drug dealer who collapses when he hears loud noises. House needs to know where he's been and what drugs he's taken but the drug dealer is not forthcoming, so House decides to play detective. House is also competing with Wilson over their pretty next-door neighbor. Meanwhile, Chase, Taub and 13 play a practical joke on Foreman that goes awry.
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House and his team treat a beautiful woman who is experiencing repeated attacks of debilitating ear pain. At first, all the male Doctors are enchanted by her beauty and charm but 13 suspects something sinister beneath her attractive exterior. When she is revealed as a psychopath, House is even more intrigued. Meanwhile, House begins feeling guilty when an old acquaintance appears, reminding House of something House did to him years ago. Will Hous...
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12Moving the Chains
House and his team try to diagnose a very large college football player who displays fits of uncontrolled aggression. They try to solve the medical mystery in time for him to play in the big game where the professional scouts will be watching. Complicating matters is the fact that House has hired Foreman's ex-convict brother to be his new gopher, which makes Foreman very angry. Meanwhile, House and Wilson are both on the receiving end of some nas...
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A crazy day at PPTH is seen through the eyes of Dr. Lisa Cuddy. Cuddy has to handle a vital negotiation regarding the hospital's insurance contract and also deal with an employee who's stealing drugs from the pharmacy. Adding to her problems is the fact that her daughter Rachael is sick at home and she's having trouble getting the nanny on the phone. And as usual, she has to try to control House and his crazy antics.
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A vegetarian blogger suddenly develops bruising on her face and bleeding from her mouth. While in the hospital, she continues to blog and allows the opinions of her many readers to influence the decisions she makes regarding her medical treatment. Meanwhile, House, Wilson and Chase try their hand at speed-dating, which leads Chase to wonder if women only see him as a pretty boy. Also, House discovers something very embarrassing about Wilson and u...
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House and the team are stumped by the case of a girl who suffers from a variety of unexplainable symptoms. House believes that the answers lie in the patient's mind. Meanwhile, House and Wilson argue over decorating their loft. Also, Taub's wife thinks he's having an affair, and so does House.
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When a newborn baby goes missing from the neo-natal ward, the hospital is placed under security lockdown. Everyone is stuck in whatever room they happened to be in, with whoever they happened to be with at the time. House is locked in with a dying old man who's case House had refused to take; Chase is locked in with Cameron who has brought divorce papers for him to sign; Wilson and 13 play Truth-or-Dare in the cafeteria; Taub and Foreman learn so...
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A knight at the Ren-Fest collapses after mock combat, suffering a variety of symptoms, including "demonic" eyes. Unable to pinpoint his trouble, House and the team visit the Ren-Fest to see what they can learn there. And Foreman suspects that House's leg pain is getting worse. Meanwhile, House is concerned when Wilson hooks up again with his first ex-wife who dumped Wilson before House ever met him.
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18Open and Shut
Julia and Tom seem to be a normal, happy couple, but they have a secret caveat...They have an open marriage. When Julie is engaging in a dalliance with her boyfriend, she suddenly starts experiencing severe abdominal pains. She is rushed to PPTH where House and his team seem more interested in her lifestyle than in her health. Julia's presence instigates a lot of debate, especially for Taub who starts to think he'd like his own marriage to be an ...
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A groom loses his voice at the altar and collapses. House thinks he's faking to get out of his nuptials but it soon becomes apparent that something serious is wrong. And it turns out our ailing groom has a secret even his fiancee didn't know about. Meanwhile, Wilson pays the other doctors to be friends with House so Wilson can spend more time with his girl Sam without House interfering.
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House is having a therapy session with Doctor Nolan, describing the events of the week, which include; A patient with amnesia; Wilson asks him to move out; And House's former roommate from the psychiatric clinic has moved into House's old apt.; But Dr. Nolan thinks House's mood and recent drinking binges are the result of something else entirely.
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A crane operator passes out while using his machine, causing a building collapse. While House's team try to diagnose the reason for the operator's illness, House and Cuddy are giving emergency aid at the scene of the collapse. House finds a woman buried under the rubble, pinned by her leg. She can only be freed by amputating her leg, so the situation becomes very personal for House. Also, House finds out that Cuddy is engaged.
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In the aftermath of last season’s emotional finale in which House and Cuddy admitted they had feelings for each other, as Season Seven begins, they are exploring the ramifications of those feelings and attempting to make a real relationship work. Meanwhile, due to a colleague’s illness, Princeton Plainsboro is left without a neurosurgeon on site, threatening the hospital’s accreditation as a Level 1 Trauma Center. As the team attempts treat...
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When Della (guest star Stoner), a seemingly healthy and active 14-year-old, suddenly collapses during a skateboarding exhibition, House and his team struggle to diagnose her condition and reassure her parents who already have to cope with their son’s terminal illness. After her body rejects a donor lung, and with time running out to save her life, Della’s family is left with little hope of securing a new donor and faced with a seemingly impo...
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When Alice (guest star Irving), the author of a popular children’s book series, inexplicably suffers from a seizure moments before an attempt to take her own life, the Princeton Plansboro team faces the challenges of evaluating both her underlying medical conditions, as well as her unstable psychological state. Unable to diagnose Alice, House becomes particularly motivated, as he’s a fan of her books, and is convinced that the key to unlockin...
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When a patient named Margaret McPherson is admitted to Princeton Plainsboro after suffering severe and uncontrollable vomiting, House and the team make unexpected discoveries about her identity as they assess her symptoms. When the symptoms don’t improve, the team looks to the patient’s medical history to unearth more about her past. Meanwhile, House gives Chase’s new hire a cold welcome, and a visit from House’s massage therapist forces ...
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After a newborn experiences inexplicable breathing problems and liver failure, House and the team look at the medical history of Abbey, the baby’s mother, for possible clues. When the team makes a discovery about her newborn’s health, Abbey is presented with a difficult decision that could potentially affect both her baby’s health and her own. Meanwhile, following Cuddy’s directive, House challenges Foreman and Taub to hire a female docto...
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It's election season, and in the midst of a tight campaign, an incumbent New Jersey senator's campaign manager falls ill with liver failure and temporary paralysis. Cuddy pushes House to add a female doctor to his team by hiring brilliant third-year medical student Martha Masters in Thirteen's absence. House and the team are wary of the young doctor's lack of experience and medical perspective, but are forced to give their new by-the-book teammat...
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7A Pox on Our House
After a 200-year-old medicine jar found on an off-shore shipwreck shatters in a teenage girl's palm, she is admitted to Princeton Plainsboro for symptoms closely linked to smallpox. When the Center for Disease Control's Dr. Dave Broda institutes a lockdown on the hospital and suspends House's team's ability to diagnose, Masters grows suspicious of Broda's motives and becomes convinced that the patient is suffering from a different disease. The gi...
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9Larger Than Life
When a man (guest star Lillard) puts his life on the line to save a stranger who fell onto the subway tracks, he emerges from the dramatic scene miraculously unscathed but then suddenly collapses. Both the hospital and the town become captivated by the man’s selfless deed, but as the team works to diagnose his symptoms, they discover that the hero’s seemingly life-changing deed failed to break old habits. Meanwhile, House tries to avoid Cuddy...
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12You Must Remember This
When a waitress with a perfect memory suffers temporary paralysis, her older sister visits her in the hospital, which triggers high stress levels and even more health complications. The patient's sharp memory proves detrimental when a grudge she's been holding against her sibling gets in the way of receiving proper medical treatment, and Masters discovers that patching a broken sisterhood may prove to be more complex than diagnosing the patient. ...
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House participates in a school's Career Day and breaks a few rules by sharing explicit medical stories. Waiting outside the principal's office, he meets two fifth-grade students (guest stars Austin Michael Coleman and Haley Pullos) who assess House's relationship woes and try to help him understand how his selfish antics get in the way of showing Cuddy how he really feels.
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A patient is admitted after breaking out in a severe rash triggered by caustic chemical exposure at his blue-collar job. the team treats him, they discover that he has led his wife to believe that he is still maintaining his once-lucrative real estate career. Meanwhile, Cuddy is honored with an award and needs House to be at the charity event for support, but his attendance is threatened when his patient’s battle to survive forces him to questi...
Tension reaches new heights when Cuddy faces sobering news that propels her to reevaluate her priorities. While House is distracted by his concern for Cuddy’s well-being, the team treats a teenage patient whose worsening symptoms and suspicious body scars indicate more than just physical illness. Sensing the teen’s troubled emotional and mental state, Taub turns to the patient’s personal life for clues and uncovers disturbing home videos th...
16Out of the Chute
A young professional champion bullfighter is admitted for treatment after being attacked by a bull. After conducting multiple inconclusive tests, the team enlists House’s advice outside of the hospital while he attends to a few issues away from the case. Back in the hospital, the bullfighter’s condition continues to worsen, but with disappearing symptoms and the patient’s more frequent mini-seizures, the team’s last option is risky open-h...
17Fall From Grace
A young homeless man who is a former drug addict is found in a park showing signs of olfactory impairment and horrific scars and burn marks on his chest. With an uncertain identity and the patient’s severely worsening conditions, the team looks to the patient’s personal records and family history in order to understand his detachment. Meanwhile, Cuddy confides in Wilson and expresses her guilt for ending her relationship with House, and just ...
Thirteen has been in prison for the past year, but the real mystery for House is what she did to get there. When she exits the prison, she is taken aback to find him waiting for her, and unaware he’s got plans for the two of them for the next few days. As House probes Thirteen for more information about her crime, intent on solving the puzzle of her mysterious incarceration, they travel to an annual spud-gun competition and join forces to compe...
Masters faces a career crossroads on her last day as a medical student and struggles with the choice to continue on the path to become a surgeon or to accept the rare opportunity to join House’s team officially. Meanwhile, the team treats a 16-year-old girl who inexplicably collapsed days before embarking on an ambitious sailing tour around the globe. Despite the patient's life-changing diagnosis, the patient's family insists on getting her bac...
After suffering partial paralysis while searching for a long-lost love, lottery winner Cyrus Harry (guest star Logue) is brought to Princeton Plainsboro for treatment by House and the team. Cuddy's mother (guest star Bergen) threatens to sue the hospital for malpractice, jeopardizing both Cuddy and House's medical licenses. Chase and Foreman make a bet that tests each one in different ways.
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When House and Wilson bet on a boxing match and disagree over the outcome, Wilson gives him exactly one day to pay up or prove him wrong. House presses the boxer for more information to help prove his case and ends up attempting to breathe new life into the losing fighter's career. Meanwhile, the team begins to suspect House may have another type of drug problem.
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Thirteen’s ex-con friend, Darrien (guest star Amy Landecker), arrives at Thirteen’s apartment unannounced and in need of urgent medical attention. When she finds out that her friend has relapsed into drug use, Thirteen promises not to take her to the hospital where the cops could find her and instead turns to Chase in desperation. Meanwhile, House deals with devastating information, and Taub begins to come to terms with surprising news.
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Well-known performance artist Afsoun Hamidi (guest star Aghdashloo) is admitted to the hospital, but when the team learns that her symptoms may have been self-inflicted as part of a documentary for her latest performance piece, they begin to question whether treatments are necessary and if they are unwittingly participating in the creation of a piece of her art. Meanwhile, a situation prompts House to do something that could change his relationsh...
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