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S05E03 is the third episode of the fifth series and the 37th episode overall of Call the Midwife. It originally aired on 31 January 2016 in the UK.

Overview[]

A new mother is diagnosed with typhoid, stirring up uncomfortable memories for Patsy, whose mother and sister died of the disease in a prisoner of war camp. Eventually, the young woman's grandmother is revealed to be a carrier of the disease, a situation which she struggles to accept. A young teacher, pregnant by a married man, loses her home and her job and is driven by desperation to attempt to abort her own baby, at the time a crime. Barbara agonises over whether to tell Trixie that she has been invited to have dinner with Tom.

Plot[]

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Characters[]

Midwives[]

Nuns[]

Patients[]

Meg Mahoney
Jeanette Su
Dorothy Whitmore

Other[]

Songs featured[]

Take Good Care of My Baby by Bobby Vee

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