Season 7 Episode 7 episode 7

House Season 7 Episode 7 "A Pox on Our House" Guide

Check out the episode guide for the 7th episode of Season 7, “A Pox on Our House,” airing November 15 on Fox.

  • After a 200-year-old medicine jar found on an off-shore shipwreck shatters in a teenage girl's palm, she is admitted to Princeton Plainsboro for symptoms closely linked to smallpox.
  • When the Center for Disease Control's Dr. Dave Broda (guest star Dylan Baker) institutes a lockdown on the hospital and suspends House's team's ability to diagnose, Masters (guest star Tamblyn) grows suspicious of Broda's motives and becomes convinced that the patient is suffering from a different disease.
  • The girl's father soon experiences similar symptoms, and House is forced to make a precarious decision that puts his own life in jeopardy.
  • Meanwhile, Wilson (Robert Sean Leonard) and Sam (guest star Cynthia Watros) comfort a 6-year-old chemotherapy patient (guest star Devon Woods) who prompts them to examine their relationship.