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A major investigation is currently underway to find out the circumstances surrounding a physical altercation between a doctor and a patient who was receiving treatment at St Jude Hospital.

Reports indicate that an exchange between the doctor and the patient came to blows on Sunday. However it is not clear what sparked the incident.

Chief Executive Officer Dr Cherry Poyotte, who described the circumstances as embarrassing, notes that the situation is a very surprising and unusual situation, which has never occurred at the health institution in its over 40 years existence

Dr Cherry notes that during the course of this investigation, hospital officials will remain in contact with the affected patient.

He says relatives who were at the hospital at the time of the incident are very disturbed.

The incident occurred on Sunday at the St Jude Hospital.
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