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Unfortunately, no, this is not something which would support a claim of slander. Slander is a statement of fact, which someone makes about another person, knowing the statement is not true. If the patient says they were hurt, it is their own perception of pain that is the subject and it is not really factual.
Now, if they said you did something purposely to hurt them and they knew that was not true then that might support a defamation claim.
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