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Malcolm in the Middle: Surgery / Season: 2 / Episode: 17 (00020017) (2001)
Production Code: 00020017
February 25, 2001
Malcolm is sent to the hospital for appendicitis...and is neglected when the rest of the family obsesses over the board game March and Conquer. Meanwhile, Francis and his cadets go on a hunger strike after Commandant Spangler takes away their television.