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Abortion portrayal

House, MD (television)


During clinic duty, House has a patient who was raped and he has to tell her she's pregnant. House assumes she will want an abortion, but she doesn't, and they argue about it. Ultimately, she has an abortion.

KEYWORDS: Provider character, pregnancy decision.

Episodes: One Day, One Room
Release date: January 31, 2007
Time setting: Present (2007)
Geographical setting: US (New Jersey)
Health outcomes: None
Character age: 20-29
Genre: Drama, Medical
Network: Fox

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