Fandom

House Wiki

Marisa Silva

6,718pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.

[[Image:|none|250px]]
Marisa Silva
Personal Information
Marital Status

Single

Occupation

Student

Acting Information
Actor

Madalyn Horcher

First Appearance

Small Sacrifices

  [Source]

Marisa Silva is the daughter of Ramon Silva, the patient in the Season 7 episode Small Sacrifices. She was portrayed by actress Madalyn Horcher.

Marisa had recovered spontaneously from a case of stage IV cancer. The doctors who treated her could not explain it, so her father thought it was a miracle and pledged to God that he would re-enact Christ's crucifixion every year she remained alive. During one of these re-enactments, he became extremely ill and was hospitalized.

Because of her father's behavior, Marisa's mother had left him years before.

When Ramon was diagnosed with Marburg Multiple Sclerosis, the only available treatment was derived from stem cells harvested from aborted fetuses. He refused on religious grounds. However, Marisa implored him to accept treatment. When he said he was refusing because that's what God wanted, Marisa denounced God in front of him.

In order to get him to accept treatment, House lied to Ramon, telling him Marisa's cancer had returned. He was soon on the road to recovery.

Also on Fandom

Random Wiki