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Yes, I wear the Hijab. Yes, I am a Doctor.
  1. Rania Abdou
  1. Correspondence to Dr Rania Abdou, St George Hospital, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Kogarah, New South Wales, Australia; Rania.Abdou{at}

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No, I am not a patient.

Yes, I can hear you.

Yes, I can still use my stethoscope.

Yes, I can speak English.

Yes, I can speak Arabic - you're welcome.

I am honoured that you were hoping I would call your name in the waiting room. How can I help?

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