Hirono recovers after second successful cancer surgery

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U.S. Sen. Mazie Hirono is recovering from a second surgery following her kidney cancer diagnosis.

On Tuesday, surgeons removed a lesion on her rib. Her staff tweeted that the surgery was successful.

Hirono was diagnosed cancer last month. She also had a kidney removed.

Hirono says she’ll be back at work as soon as possible.

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