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"Stand By Me"

Episode Number: 18

Season: 5

Original Air Date: March 19, 2009

: Zoanne Clack

Director: Jessica Yu

Special Guests:
Larry Sullivan as Dave, Emily Kuroda as Kendall and Brandon Scott as Intern Ryan
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After his fellow surgeons try and fail to bring Derek back to work, Meredith must summon the strength to convince him. Meanwhile the hospital is abuzz as Mark attempts a rare face transplant surgery, Cristina, at last awarded her first solo surgery, is more focused on the needs of her friends, and Izzie does her best to keep her medical condition a secret,

Recap of Events:

Best Moments
Best Quotes
  • Final scenes when Christina and Izzie hold hands, as well as when Izzie is checked into the hospital, and all of the residents gather around her bed in support.

Opening Statement/Quote:

Surgeons aren't known for being warm and cuddly. They're arrogant, impatient, mean as often as not. You'd think they wouldn't have friends, 'cause who could stand them? But surgeons are like a bad cold. Nasty, but persistent.

Ending Statement/Quote:

Title Reference:
  • Everywhere -Common ft. Martina
  • A Mirror Without -Royal Wood
  • Driveway -Great Northern

Stand by Me - Ben E. King
Aha! Moments

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