Story: The Quickening
Written By: Naren Shankar
Series: Star Trek: Deep Space Nine
When a runabout ends up on a planet plagued by disease (a punishment from the Dominion for resistance). Bashir battles the disease hoping to save the whole planet…but it is a battle he can’t win, no matter how good or brilliant a doctor he may be. It is a real test for a physician…to face inevitable death and not be able to do anything about it.
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