Luka blows Abby off, and an already-stressed Abby has to deal with an unexpected visit from her estranged mother, who isn't taking the meds prescribed for her bipolar disorder. Corday, eager to leave work for a vacation with Greene, makes a poor surgical decision; after she leaves, her patient experiences post-surgical complications. Benton's nephew is shot and dies. Benton hears Malucci refer to his late nephew as a "banger" and Benton beats him. Chen decides to put her baby up for adoption and visits the child's father, nurse Frank Bacon. Luka accuses a pregnant girl's father of beating her.
Alan Dale, Andrew McFarlane, Bob Minor, Catherine Paolone, Darris Love, Deborah Lacey, Johnny Ray McGhee, Juan Diego, Marty Ryan, Morris Chestnut, Susan Enriquez, Timothy Paul Perez, Toy Connor