Video: Hirono Statement -- “A recent scan showed some small spots in my Thyroid gland. I will be undergoing immunotherapy for the next three months.”
HNN: Traditionally the 5-year survivability rate for stage four kidney cancer is less than 10 percent, but newer treatments like immunotherapy are improving the statistics.
SA: Sen. Hirono announces ‘small spots’ on (sic) thyroid gland following cancer surgery “And of course I will be running for re-election in 2018,” she said….
CB: After Kidney Cancer Treatment, Hirono Reports ‘Spots’ On (sic) Her Thyroid
HNN: Hirono to undergo cutting-edge treatment in cancer fight
May, 2017: Hirono Cancer is 'Stage 4'
Cancer Society: Stage 4 Kidney Cancer Survival Rate is 8%
Cancer Society: Cancer Immunotherapy