Untold Stories of the ER
Doctors recount the most memorable cases they’ve ever encountered. Unusual, touching, humorous or life-changing – no story is too big or too small when it comes to the ER.
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S01 E01Apr 27, 2004
My Job Is Mayhem Apr 27, 2004 In order to get a snakebite victim the correct anti-venom, a doctor has to find the type of snake that he has been bitten by.
S01 E02May 4, 2004
The Big Save May 4, 2004 The doctors treat patients with various problems. Two patients have internal bleeding, one passes out after drinking cold water, and a man who cut off his own hand with a meat cleaver because he was tired of the problems it was giving him.
S01 E03Jun 22, 2004
We Have a Heartbeat Jun 22, 2004 An artist has to have his hand reattached after accidentally cutting it off while working on a new project.
S01 E04Apr 25, 2005
A Day From Hell Apr 25, 2005 Doctors suspect that a seriously ill 6-year-old boy is being poisoned by his mother.
S01 E05May 2, 2005
Prepare For the Worst May 2, 2005 The doctors have their hands full when they have to take care of assumed burglars, help a patient in need of finger reattatchment surgery, and treat gunshot wounds.
S01 E06May 9, 2005
No Down Time May 9, 2005 The E.R. has a busy day when a patient suddenly awakens from unconsciousness, a man who has been stabbed refuses help, and a family arrives with strange symptoms.
S01 E07May 16, 2005
We Need A Miracle May 16, 2005 Ten critically injured teens arrive at the hospital while doctors are treating a man with a tree branch stuck through his neck.
S02 E01Apr 5, 2004
No Time to Think Apr 5, 2004 Whe a man's religion keeps him from getting the proper treatment for a snake bite, the doctors try to find some way to help him.
S02 E02Apr 12, 2005
Red Blanket Apr 12, 2005 Comprised of three stories:"Mother and Fetus Shot""Frozen from Fiji""Traveling Bullet"
S02 E03Apr 19, 2005
Season 2, Episode 3 Apr 19, 2005 None Available
S02 E04Apr 26, 2005
Season 2, Episode 4 Apr 26, 2005 None Available
S02 E05May 3, 2005
Season 2, Episode 5 May 3, 2005 None Available
S02 E06May 10, 2005
No Down Time May 10, 2005 A patient who was completely unconscious suddenly awakens; a family of three has a mysterious condition; a man walks into the ER with a knife wound and refuses help.
S02 E07May 17, 2005
We Need a Miracle May 17, 2005 One patient arrives with a tree branch stuck through his neck while doctors are treating ten teens that have been critically injured.
S03 E01Oct 11, 2005
Jaws of Life Oct 11, 2005 The doctors face one of their toughest cases ever when a patient that has been attacked by a mountain lion comes to the E.R. with the most severe injuries that the doctors have ever encountered. Meanwhile, one woman complains of being dizzy but ends up actually being high. Also, a young girl is stuck by thousands of needles after roling down the side of a cliff.
S03 E02Oct 18, 2005
A Day at the Beach Oct 18, 2005 A man is shot through the heart while his store is being robbed.
S03 E03Oct 25, 2005
Hidden Danger Oct 25, 2005 A 15-year-old boy suffers a severe head injury that he got while playing baseball. Meanwhile, a doctor tries to help a patient claiming to have bugs crawling inside of her scalp.
S03 E04Nov 1, 2005
A Life in Their Hands Nov 1, 2005 When an 11-year-old comes down with a severe ailment that has a track record of killing almost all of its victims, the doctors are forced to try an untested treatment.
S03 E05Nov 8, 2005
Code Green in the E.R. Nov 8, 2005 After a tornado strikes Oklahoma, a woman comes to the E.R. with a fence picket impaled through her head.
S03 E06Nov 29, 2005
Exorcism in the E.R. Nov 29, 2005 The E.R. doctors have to reattach a 7-year-old boy's arm after he is involved in a truck accident. Meanwhile, a teenage boy comes to the hospital unable to move his ankles and feet. Also, a man has a serious skin rash that is stumping the doctors and collapsing his lungs.
S03 E07Dec 6, 2005
The Golden Hour Dec 6, 2005 A young boy is rushed to the emergency room immediately after a football game.
S04 E01Jun 29, 2006
Mountain Lion Attack Jun 29, 2006 A mountain lion attacks a young woman.
S04 E02Jul 6, 2006
Shot Through the Heart Jul 6, 2006 A jewelry shop owner undergoes open-heart surgery after being shot during a robbery.
S04 E03Jul 13, 2006
Hidden Dangers Jul 13, 2006 Dr. Keller thinks a boy struck by a baseball bat has a concussion, but a CT scan reveals massive brain bleeding, and he suffers kidney failure.
S04 E04Jul 20, 2006
Deadly Diagnosis Jul 20, 2006 An 11-year-old girl has streptococcal pneumonia, which has a high fatality rate.
S04 E05Jul 27, 2006
Code Black Jul 27, 2006 A tornado slams a fence picket into a woman's head.
S04 E06Aug 3, 2006
Life and Limb Aug 3, 2006 A 7-year-old boy undergoes surgery to reattach his left arm after it was severed in a truck accident.
S04 E07Sep 28, 2006
Liver Die Sep 28, 2006 A teenager rushes to the ER after a football game.
Season 5Rent or Buy
S05 E01Nov 4, 2010
Life and Limb Too Nov 4, 2010 A woman's leg pain turns out to be flesh-eating virus; a veteran swallows razor blades on a dare; a bride-to-be collapses at the alter.
S05 E02Nov 11, 2010
Ice Cold Mom Nov 11, 2010 A man screams incessantly for no reason; a mother is alert but ice cold; a young boy seems to have overdosed on drugs but denies it.
S05 E03Nov 18, 2010
Grandma's Back Nov 18, 2010 A college student collapses in the ER; a man is caught between his wife and mistress; a grandmother wakes up after being pronounced dead.
S05 E04Nov 25, 2010
Short Circuited Heart Nov 25, 2010 A nurse collapses in the ER; a father thinks there are maggots in his daughters hands; a patient says her liver is cursed.
S05 E05Dec 2, 2010
Minutes to Live Dec 2, 2010 A woman is bleeding internally; doctors must convince a surgeon to take a case; a woman with a knife in her chest.
S05 E06Dec 9, 2010
Man with Two Faces Dec 9, 2010 A woman has a heart attack in the ER after being dragged from a house fire; a patient believes he has someone else's face; an untrained medical student must deliver a baby.
Season 6Rent or Buy
S06 E01Jan 7, 2012
Pipe in Head Jan 7, 2012 Two inch pipe in a man's head; a bride's prolonged bleeding; two prisoners from rival gangs.
S06 E02Jan 14, 2012
Campstove Stuffing Jan 14, 2012 A woman with undiagnosed rectal bleeding; body part stuck in a camp stove; a rare massive stroke.
S06 E03Jan 21, 2012
Radioactive Rocks Jan 21, 2012 A dialysis patient bleeds; a naked man falls into a cactus; radioactive rocks in the ER.
S06 E04Jan 28, 2012
Stabbed in the Heart Jan 28, 2012 A victim's heart has a hole; a woman possessed by demons; an unusual predicament.
S06 E05Feb 4, 2012
Halloween in the ER Feb 4, 2012 A mysterious white dog; an unconscious motorcyclist; a young boy's broken leg.
S06 E06Feb 11, 2012
Rottweiler in the ER Feb 11, 2012 A Rottweiler gets loose in the ER; a deadly heart failure; a mysterious rash.
Season 7Rent or Buy
S07 E01Oct 20, 2012
Frat Boy Blues Oct 20, 2012 A fraternity plagued with blue urine; a pregnant woman may lose her baby; a man's trip abroad nearly costs him his life.
S07 E02Oct 27, 2012
I Can't Remember Oct 27, 2012 A patient forgets the past 20 years; reviving a cardiac arrest victim; an asthma patient runs away.
S07 E03Nov 3, 2012
Bridesmade Meltdown Nov 3, 2012 A bridesmaid drinks herself into coma; a man's eyeballs pop out; a premature infant is abandoned.
S07 E04Nov 10, 2012
Delusional Bride Nov 10, 2012 A woman gives birth in her car; a bride feels possessed; a comatose heart attack patient.
S07 E05Nov 17, 2012
Deadly Sore Throat Nov 17, 2012 A wheezing woman; a grown man acts like a child; a whole family becomes deathly ill at a birthday party.
S07 E06Nov 24, 2012
Crowbar in Head Nov 24, 2012 A man impaled through the skull with a crowbar; a woman's cough; a bride is in pain.
Season 8TLC | Rent or Buy
S08 E01Oct 5, 2013
Cows & Stilettos Oct 5, 2013 A man crashes his car into a cow ending up covered in manure; a stiletto heel jammed into a woman's cheek; a patient dying of a broken heart.
S08 E02Oct 12, 2013
Escaping Diagnosis Oct 12, 2013 A disoriented woman in a bunny costume; a severed thumb; a man paralyzed from the waist down.
S08 E03Oct 19, 2013
Cowboy Chaos Oct 19, 2013 A deranged cowboy; a metal rod impaled into a woman's head; two teenage girls short of breath.
S08 E04Oct 26, 2013
Belly Dancer Mystery Oct 26, 2013 A belly dancer collapses while working; mending an elderly patient; a six year old girl has seizures.
S08 E05Nov 2, 2013
When It Rains Nov 2, 2013 A storms halts a life-saving surgery; two ladies end up breathless; a bewildered man brought to the ER.
S08 E06Nov 9, 2013
Chocolate Pudding Nov 9, 2013 An extreme love of chocolate pudding; a patient may be allergic to his girlfriend.
Season 9Discovery Life | TLC | Rent or Buy
S09 E01Jul 12, 2014
Turtle Trouble Jul 12, 2014 A snapping turtle bites a man's neck; a tree trimmer is impaled by a chainsaw.
S09 E02Jul 19, 2014
Skewered Skydivers Jul 19, 2014 Two skydivers are impaled by the same fence post; a bride-to-be gets her finger stuck in a makeup jar.
S09 E04Aug 2, 2014
I Hate Doctors Aug 2, 2014 A physician's son becomes her patient; a woman visits the ER after picking wild mushrooms.
S09 E05Aug 9, 2014
Shredded! Aug 9, 2014 A patient claims he was shot in the head; a doctor tries to save a brain-dead woman.
S09 E06Aug 16, 2014
Why Am I Blue? Aug 16, 2014 A man with blue skin is treated by doctors; a teenage girl experiences mysterious abdominal pains.
Season 10Discovery Life | TLC | Rent or Buy
S10 E01Nov 8, 2014
Craziest Cases Nov 8, 2014 This special features 10 of the craziest stories from the first 100 episodes of Untold Stories. Doctors never know what's coming through the ER doors, and in these cases they must first get over their own shock before they can start saving lives.
S10 E02Nov 15, 2014
Don't Touch That! Nov 15, 2014 An ER doctor must solve why a student is having difficulty breathing, and what his fraternity brothers might be hiding; a man falls off a roof and is impaled by a shovel; a police officer has a heart attack that endangers the hospital staff.
S10 E03Nov 22, 2014
Dr. Bikini Nov 22, 2014 A resort doctor must treat a man critically injured by a boat propeller; a discharged patient sets off a deadly chain of events by getting a ride from his designated driver; the ER comes to a standstill when the computers and the head nurse are down.
S10 E04Nov 29, 2014
Don't Push It! Nov 29, 2014 Two gunshot victims have a surprising connection; an unidentified jogger goes into a coma and the ER staff must become detectives to find the woman's family.
S10 E05Dec 6, 2014
Plastered! Dec 6, 2014 A college student is dropped off at the ER with her face covered in a plaster mask; doctors are baffled when a stroke patient's heart keeps stopping and restarting without intervention; two teens arrive separately with bizarre symptoms that are similar.
S10 E06Dec 13, 2014
Punched! Dec 13, 2014 An injured ER doctor puts on a show to stop a patient's violent outbursts; a man's heart fails as his daughter and girlfriend fight; on Christmas Eve, the family of a patient with severe burns prays for a miracle.
Season 11Discovery Life | TLC | Rent or Buy
S11 E01Dec 5, 2015
Oh, Deer! Dec 5, 2015 A college student's head is impaled by a trophy deer's antlers; a car crash victim leads the doctor to believe her baby may still be at the accident scene; a nurse's ex-boyfriend brings his new girlfriend to the ER and the nurse must help save her life.
S11 E02Dec 12, 2015
Zombie Uprising Dec 12, 2015 A Halloween zombie with a problem below the belt mystifies doctors; when two unconscious men are involved in an accident, a doctor helps police determine which one was the carjacker; a doctor makes a mistake that amazingly explains a patient's condition.
S11 E03Dec 19, 2015
Size Matters Dec 19, 2015 A woman risks losing her finger after trying on an ill-fitting engagement ring; a body builder can't breathe and doctors are shocked to discover why; a doctor takes a break outside and is nearly struck by a car driven by her next patient.
S11 E04Dec 26, 2015
Shocking! Dec 26, 2015 A pianist's finger is accidentally sawed off and missing until his wife and dog come to the ER; a man's pacemaker is killing him, yet keeping him alive; and after his bachelor party, a nurse's fiancé is behaving bizarrely and needs urgent medical care.
S11 E05Jan 2, 2016
Medieval Mayhem Jan 2, 2016 A man injured in a medieval role-playing battle has a sword impaled in his head; a critically ill patient is so afraid of germs he won't allow doctors to treat him; two patients with the same life-threatening symptoms arrive separately from a fashion show.
S11 E06Jan 9, 2016
Face Off Jan 9, 2016 A woman's face-lift goes terribly wrong; a hospital chaplain's sudden personality change baffles the ER staff; a pregnant woman's life-threatening symptoms need urgent treatment but the doctor must convince others of the diagnosis he saw in her eyes.
Season 12Discovery Life | TLC | Rent or Buy
S12 E01Sep 10, 2016
Cracking the Case Sep 10, 2016 Relive mysterious cases where doctors pieced together clues that not only diagnosed their patient's condition, but also helped solve a crime in the process.
S12 E01Oct 8, 2016
Couch Creature Oct 8, 2016 A woman believes her neighbors want to kill her; a man is near death after an arrow pierces his chest; two women with swollen abdomens refuse to explain the cause of their pain.
S12 E02Oct 15, 2016
Old School Medicine Oct 15, 2016 A man with a slashed wrist has a startling secret; a woman gives birth unexpectedly, shocking the ER staff; a surgeon requires urgent treatment after falling off a bed while trying to help his patient.
S12 E02Sep 17, 2016
Maternity Mayhem Sep 17, 2016 In these critical cases involving pregnant women, complications quickly rise when it's revealed that two lives are on the line.
S12 E03Oct 22, 2016
Raging Reunion Oct 22, 2016 An ER doctor's friend arrives at the hospital combative and out of control; a cyclist's throat is torn open when a driver opens a car door in her path; a nursing student is found passed out on the hospital floor.
S12 E03Sep 24, 2016
Night of the Full Moon Sep 24, 2016 These are the strange-but-true spooky cases that leave doctors proclaiming "It must be a full moon!"
Season 13Discovery Life | TLC | Rent or Buy
S13 E01Jan 6, 2018
Shark Jan 6, 2018 A patient is brought to the ER with a live shark clamped onto his thigh, and he wants to save the shark! Complications arise for a woman with a life-threatening condition, and the mysterious condition that caused a man to pass out.
S13 E02Jan 6, 2018
Rear Ended Jan 6, 2018 Two separate car crash victims are brought to the ER in their underwear; a woman is acting delusional and refuses to allows the ER staff to touch her; and a doctor struggles to diagnose a dehydrated and nauseous 10-year-old.
S13 E03Jan 13, 2018
Wipeout! Jan 13, 2018 WIPEOUT! Dr. David Meyers is faced with a seemingly can't-win situation: his patient is impaled between the legs by the fin of his own surfboard. On top of that, he is. wearing a wetsuit, needs to pee, and discovers that he can't. Dr. Meyers can't even get to the injury to assess the damage, and scans or x-rays are impossible. How can he help his patient?SAVE MY MOM Dr. Katrina Mattingly is treating a woman who shows signs of a stroke. A CT scan confirms there is a clot in the woman's cerebral artery, so Dr. Mattingly gives her patient a powerful clot-busting drug called tPA. When her symptoms fail to improve, a new CT scan reveals that the patient also has a dissecting aorta, which requires the opposite treatment. Dr. Mattingly must find a solution before the tPA causes her patient to bleed to death!MONDAY MORNING QUARTERBACK Dr. Parrish Eilers is treating a high school football player complaining of severe leg pain. The boy's father wants the treatment to be done quickly, so his son can get back to the big game. Suddenly, a red welt rises on the boy's leg, and then another. Dr. Eilers quickly realizes that the boy has necrotizing fasciitis, also known as flesh-eating disease, and must be rushed to surgery in order to save his life. Will they be able to save his leg as well?
S13 E04Jan 20, 2018
Can't stop itching Jan 20, 2018 A man's itchy rash turns out to be more than just poison oak; a young woman is bleeding profusely from the inside of her lip, but there is no obvious cause; a family of three is admitted as car accident victims, but the doctor makes a shocking discovery.
S13 E05Jan 27, 2018
Hooked Jan 27, 2018 A fishing lure embedded in a man's face turns out to be the least of his problems; a pair of unconscious teenagers get brought to the ER, where dramatic family secrets come out; an ER technician collapses and refuses traditional medical treatment.
S13 E06Feb 3, 2018
Blackout Feb 3, 2018 Police officers bring in a criminal that is comatose, is he faking or is he in serious trouble? A man found passed out in the snow with no jacket or shoes arrives in the ER and a doctor is faced with a family emergency on her day-off.