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Will Seattle Grace-Mercy West really shut down its ER? Not if the docs have anything to say about it!

In this sneak peek of Grey's Anatomy Season 9, Episode 13: "Bad Blood" (January 31), Owen (Kevin McKidd) tries to talk Dr. Cahill out of cutting the ER, passionately arguing that it's a key part of saving lives.

His words don't seem to move her, but the sudden appearance of an emergency patient near death might.

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Catch the episode tonight, January 31, 2013, at 9 p.m. ET/PT on ABC.