"We medical practitioners do our very best, Mr. Nyman. Nothing is more sacred to us than the doctor-plaintiff relationship."
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"I don't think you're getting enough stress."
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"What's the next best medicine?"
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"This is a second opinion. At first, I thought you had something else."
"It's got to come out, of course, but that doesn't address the deeper problem."
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"You know, doctor, right now I'd really prefer if your sense of humor were a tad less self-deprecating."
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"You'll be awake during the entire procedure. The anesthesiologist is on vacation."
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"You have a condition whose name is very hard to remember."
"Good news, Mr. Herndon. We worked out the budget, and we have a kidney."
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"It is thornlike in appearance, but I need to order a battery of tests."
"Now with a firm twist, I'll remove his attorney."
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"This will buy you four months.
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"You have a lot of boring health issues, so I'm prescribing medical marijuana for myself."
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"Does it hurt when my attorney does this?"
"Good news. The test results show it's a metaphor."
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Hippocrates Off The Record - "First, treat no lawyers."
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"And would you be performing the actual surgery?"
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"Please tell me you just ate a bucket of eels."
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"We're pretty sure it was the dissolving stitches."
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"You have achieved Nirvana, Mr. Harper, and a bad case of tennis knee."
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"Please, Doc - nothing too aggressive. I'm kind of attached to my symptoms."
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"Now that's the kind of positive attitude I'm really going to miss."
"I'd like to help you, but you're in a different H.M.O."
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