|Not part of Riordanverse|
After his parents became stricken with an unknown disease, Sikander Aziz goes with them to the hospital. While they are placed in quarantine, Sik under goes tests to find if he has the same sickness. After the tests comeback negative, he is placed under twenty-four hour observation just to be safe. Soon Ishtar and Belet arrive at take him to their house.
A few days later, Sik sneaks in to try to see his parents. He finds that their condition has worsened and Idiptu appears before and tells him Nergal is going to kill them if Sik doesn’t give him what he wants. As the plague worsens, the hospital becomes overwhelmed with patients. When a cure is found, Sik race to the hospital to deliver it. However he is stopped by Nergal before he can reach it and mixes the cure with the rain in a nearby storm could.
- There was a real Manhattan General Hospital in operation during the twentieth century, but it has since closed down.