Patients can be found in Megaton's and Rivet City's clinic in 2277.


Patients are residents who have become ill or injured and now reside in the clinic so the doctor may observe and later treat them.

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Other interactionsEdit

  • Attempting to talk to them will result in a "Patient is unconcious" message.
  • The patients in Megaton will drop an ear, while the one in Rivet City will drop a finger when killed.


Patients appear only in Fallout 3.