Hospital Besieged: The Evil Hand Revealed!
(しのび寄る魔の手！狙われた病室, Shinobi Yoru Ma no Te! Nerawareta Byōshitsu)
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|Arc||Chūnin Exam Arc|
|Japanese||November 12, 2003|
|English||November 11, 2006|
Hospital Besieged: The Evil Hand Revealed! (しのび寄る魔の手！狙われた病室, Shinobi Yoru Ma no Te! Nerawareta Byōshitsu) is episode 58 of the original Naruto anime.
Baki tells Kankurō and Temari that they suppose to watch over their brother Gaara. Kankurō and Temari go to Gaara's room and are surprised to find him missing. Naruto has slept for three days, meaning the Chūnin Exams finals start the next day. Shikamaru gives Naruto a fruit basket originally intended for Chōji. Sakura goes to Lee's room and replaces the flower. Chōji complains of his hunger, and Ino walks in with a fruit basket for him. Gaara enters Lee's room and attempts to kill Lee, but Naruto and Shikamaru stop him. Gaara tells them of his past and the monster inside him. Naruto sympathasises, saying he also has a monster inside him. Gaara attempts to kill the two of them, but Guy steps in and demands Gaara leave. Gaara leaves, but before doing it, he promises that he'll kill them all.