Addiction Division, Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, University of Cape Town
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Bhekisisa means "to scrutinise" in Zulu
In South Africa, Zulu patients who would like to be thoroughly assessed by a doctor, would ask the physician to "bhekisisa" them.