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The Young Dr. Jensen Diana Fithian

When a Scarlet Fever epidemic threatens the notorious Five Points slum district in turn-of-the-century New York City, an idealistic young doctor who is himself a product of the slums fights ignorance and bureaucracy as he struggles to stem the tide of the outbreak before it's too late.

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Writer: Diana Fithian

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 Biology

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