What was Denny Duquette diagnosis?

When audiences were first introduced to Denny during season two they learned he was a patient of Doctor Preston Burke. Denny had been living with a viral cardiomyopathy diagnosis which eventually led to his heart giving out. Much of his storyline revolved around Denny’s fight for a heart transplant.

Does Izzie accept Denny’s proposal?

Erica Hahn (Brooke Smith) successfully transplants a heart into Denny Duquette (Jeffrey Dean Morgan). Izzie Stevens (Katherine Heigl) finally accepts Duquette’s marriage proposal.

What happened Denny Duquette?

Denny died of a stroke While Denny waited for a heart, he was put on an LVAD machine. If Denny didn’t get a transplant, he would eventually succumb to his condition. As he and Izzie waited for the heart that would give him his life back, endless complications got in their way. Eventually, Izzie got tired of waiting.

Is Izzie imagining Denny?

Izzie, who was having hallucinations of her dead fiance, Denny Duquette (Jeffrey Dean Morgan), earlier in the season, learned the bad news after asking the interns to diagnose a “Patient X.” “Metastatic melanoma with mets to the liver, skin and brain,” Lexie said when asked by Izzie what “Patient X” has.

Do Izzie and Denny get married?

When Izzie finds out, she breaks up with him, though they briefly reunite following a bomb incident at the hospital. Izzie falls in love with cardiothoracic patient Denny Duquette (Jeffrey Dean Morgan), and the two become engaged.

Does Izzie lie about Denny?

When his father came to meet Izzie after Denny’s death, he told Izzie that Denny was rich and had written her a check for 8.7 million dollars and a voice message to his parents telling them he had met the love of his life. The money he had given to Izzie was used to establish Denny Duquette Memorial Clinic.

Is Denny Duquette really dead?

After being dramatically saved, Denny abruptly died in the second season finale. Izzie’s illegal actions had rescued him but then he suffered a stroke and died before he got to see her in her prom dress (yes there was a prom at the hospital. Don’t ask.).

Do Denny and Izzie get married?

Izzie eventually forgives him, and they begin dating again until Denny enters the picture. After Denny’s death they begin dating yet again and following her recovery from cancer they get married, but it doesn’t last.

Is Denny Duquette alive in season 5?

At the same time, I was dealing with Dead Denny. I wasn’t necessarily happy about him being back on the show, but I was dealing with it. That is until in the ninth episode of the fifth season entitled “In the Midnight Hour.” Denny and Izzie do something they never could do while he was alive.