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Lino Cayetano remembers chopping off part of liver to save dad Rene’s life

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Lino Cayetano’s sacrifice is never forgotten, with stitches on his tummy a permanent reminder of his kindness.

The Taguig mayor remembered the exact day he went under the knife for a good cause.

“Throwback to 19 years ago. In Feb. 5 2003, I underwent a major operation to give a portion of my liver to our dad, former Senator Rene Compañero Cayetano, who was fighting liver cancer then,” the politiko said. “Looking back, I am glad we did our part to help dad as his family, and we are grateful for the years we had with him.”

“Mahalaga at malapit sa puso ng aming pamilya ang araw na ito kaya nais din nating ipaalala sa lahat, now more than ever in these extraordinary trying times, na mas kailangan natin pangalagaan ang ating pamilya at kalusugan,
he added.