The hospital made famous on "Scrubs" nearly suffered the same fate as the sitcom ... when flames ripped through the North Hollywood Medical Center -- but unlike the show the building was saved.
According to the Los Angeles Fire Department, the blaze at the North Hollywood Medical Center was put down in just 23 minutes, and no one was hurt.
The hospital is closed to the public... and is now primarily used as a filming location.
So far, no official cause of the fire.
'Scrubs' Hospital Damaged in Fire
7/19/2011 11:30 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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