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Two weeks later, Brett Hayward murders Dr. Hjortsberg, the plastic surgeon who created his present identity, knowing him as patient Eddie Dagabosian, and as such harbors a grudge against Madison, with whom he moves in, but Steve's LAPD team finds the drugs the killer 'stole' in a nearby dumpster. Meanwhile a 'Dr. anonymous' publishes a sleaze bestseller book version of the Community General sleuths, entitled Big City Hospital, for which half the staff mistakes Jesse, even Amanda. Although everything goes wrong now in Madison's life, she resents Mark for running a check on Brett, which finds little, even suspiciously so. Steve questions in vain the real, clueless Eddie, a fence in prison. Brett cleverly arranges Madison to seem gone mad, but the Sloanes get back to Eddie and work out his past connection with Madison and ...

Final appearance of Joanna Cassidy as Dr. Madison Wesley.

This is the second time John Schneider plays a murderer on Diagnosis Murder. The first time was on episode 4 in season 4. Another two parter.

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Dick Van Dyke Dick Van Dyke - Dr. Mark Sloan
Victoria Rowell Victoria Rowell - Amanda Bentley-Livingston
Charlie Schlatter Charlie Schlatter - Dr. Jesse Travis
Barry Van Dyke Barry Van Dyke - Steve Sloan
John Schneider John Schneider - Brett Hayward / Eddie Dagabosian
Sam Anderson Sam Anderson - Dr. Hjortsberg
John Billingsley John Billingsley - Eddie Dagabosian
Joanna Cassidy Joanna Cassidy - Madison Wesley
Scotti Austin Scotti Austin - Policewoman
Gregory Balaban Gregory Balaban - Dr. Klemper
Kim Delgado Kim Delgado - Cop
Cynthia Ferrer Cynthia Ferrer - Edna
Brent Keast Brent Keast - Chairman
Brian Manley Brian Manley - Man in Wheelchair
Harry S. Murphy Harry S. Murphy - Mr. Vanderhaven
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