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Lucien Faivre is a specialist doctor in the field of the disease tuberculosis, and is aided in his research by a yong lady doctor, who greatly admires him. However, her husband is jealous and he leaves her, taking their child with him. The doctor is afflicted with apoplexy during a dinner in his honour and he makes his assistant promise to continue the research. She cannot keep this promise however because her husband tells her their child is seriously ill. During a walk the child is carried off and on visiting the doctor she discovers that he has taken the child in order to treat it with a new remedy.

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