A morgue is a room used for the storage of human corpses awaiting identification, or removal for autopsy, burial, cremation or some other post-death ritual. They are usually refrigerated to avoid decomposition.
- Before coming to SGH, Sadie worked in a morgue.
- George O'Malley searches for a young boy who may have died after the ferry crash.
- Cristina Yang sings "Like a Virgin" in the morgue after hearing Preston Burke won an award.
- Meredith Yang has a dream about her mother based in a morgue.
- In the frenzy surrounding the ferry crash in season three, Alex Karev photographs the faces in the morgue to help identify missing people for families.