Season 3 Episodes

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The End of a Beautiful Friendship

Season 3, Episode 23 - Air Date: 5/13/2010
Maya and her unborn baby are fighting for their lives on the operating table, and Addison, Amelia and Fife try everything humanly possible to save them.
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In The Name Of Love

Season 3, Episode 22 - Air Date: 5/6/2010
Naomi begs Fife to use his still experimental treatment to help William's advanced ALS. Violet and Amelia treat a woman with a brain tumor, while Sheldon decides to vie for Charlotte's affections.
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Season 3, Episode 21 - Air Date: 4/29/2010
After Violet files for joint custody of Lucas, an embittered Pete voraciously fights back by hiring a tough attorney for the trial, forcing their fellow friends and co-workers to choose sides and have their personal lives dragged onto the stand and into the public eye.
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Second Choices

Season 3, Episode 20 - Air Date: 4/22/2010
After her open-ended escape to Costa Rica, Violet has finally returned home and to the practice. Everyone treads a little lightly around her, especially Pete and Addison who have mixed feelings about Violet's desire to reconnect with Lucas.
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Eyes Wide Open

Season 3, Episode 19 - Air Date: 4/1/2010
When famed neurosurgeon Dr. Ginsberg and her team pay a visit to St. Ambrose to save the life of Kayla, Addison is shocked to see Amelia Shepherd - Derek's younger sister on the team.
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Pulling the Plug

Season 3, Episode 18 - Air Date: 3/25/2010
A husband's decision to pull the plug on his pregnant wife is overruled by a judge, forcing the hospital to keep her on life support until the fetuses she is carrying as a surrogate are able to survive.
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Season 3, Episode 17 - Air Date: 3/11/2010
When Addison's patient and the life of the three unborn babies she is carrying as a surrogate hang in the balance, Sam's new girlfriend, Vanessa, and Addison are sharply divided on the course of treatment.
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Fear of Flying

Season 3, Episode 16 - Air Date: 3/4/2010
Things get too close for comfort when Addison, Pete and Sam must come together on a complicated case involving a dad-to-be who comes down with tuberculosis and threatens the future of his new family.
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'Til Death Do Us Part

Season 3, Episode 15 - Air Date: 2/18/2010
It's Maya's wedding day and while Violet helps Sam prepare, a furious Naomi still refuses to take part as she works with Addison and Pete to save a premature baby.
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Love Bites

Season 3, Episode 14 - Air Date: 2/11/2010
When Naomi refuses to help plan Maya's wedding, Sam convinces Violet to help her. Meanwhile the tension between Addison and Sam deepens when they treat a suicidal patient and Cooper and Pete treat a girl with a questionable bite mark.
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Season 3, Episode 13 - Air Date: 2/4/2010
Addison and Cooper lend advice to a couple who must make a difficult choice as to which daughter to save with their newborn's core blood.
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Best Laid Plans

Season 3, Episode 12 - Air Date: 1/21/2010
Maya makes an announcement that shocks Sam and Naomi, and Naomi's response leaves Sam to pick up the pieces.
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Another Second Chance

Season 3, Episode 11 - Air Date: 1/14/2010
Addison and Mark head back to Ocean Wellness to help his pregnant daughter. Naomi and Dell can't agree how to raise their children together and Violet and Cooper can't agree on patient care.
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Season 3, Episode 10 - Air Date: 12/3/2009
After Dell's house is involved in a terrible explosion, it results in Betsey and Heather in the hospital, and everyone trying their best to save their lives.
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The Parent Trap

Season 3, Episode 9 - Air Date: 11/3/2009
After Addison performs a complex in utero surgery, it finally gives a common ground between her and her father.
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Sins of the Father

Season 3, Episode 8 - Air Date: 11/19/2009
Addison is thrown by the arrival of her father to Los Angeles. Cooper is arrested when he refuses to cooperate in a case involving a patient.
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The Hard Part

Season 3, Episode 7 - Air Date: 11/12/2009
Addison and Sam go for a hike in Malibu, they come across an expecting couple trapped in their car after an accident, they then perform urgent field care.
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Slip Slidin’ Away

Season 3, Episode 6 - Air Date: 11/5/2009
The doctors at Pacific Wellcare venture with an unexpected new hire causing Naomi to struggle with the idea of genetically designing babies.
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Strange Bedfellows

Season 3, Episode 5 - Air Date: 10/29/2009
A serious complication threatens the fetuses of two of Naomi's former patients; Violet is asked to testify against her attacker; Charlotte tries to join the Oceanside Wellness Group.
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Pushing the Limits

Season 3, Episode 4 - Air Date: 3/15/2009
A homeless teen mother's child gets treated by Sam, Cooper and Addison. While counseling a pregnant rape victim, Violet's feelings about her attack resurfaces.
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Right Here, Right Now

Season 3, Episode 3 - Air Date: 10/15/2009
Addison is not the only doctor at Oceanside Wellness who is pleased to see Miranda Bailey when she brings a patient to Los Angeles.
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The Way We Were

Season 3, Episode 2 - Air Date: 2/17/2009
Violet is physically recovering from her violent attack at home, but the emotional trauma she suffers from isn't going away, despite the best efforts of Pete and her other friends to help.
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A Death in the Family

Season 3, Episode 1 - Air Date: 10/2/2009
Violet is rushed to the hospital unconscious and severely injured, after the violent attack from her patient Katie.