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Station nightclub survivor has positive attitude as he leaves MGH with new left hand

Less than three weeks after he became the first person to undergo hand transplant surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital, Joe Kinan today said he is hoping for success.

“We’ll see how it goes,’’ Kinan told reporters before he left the Boston hospital. “I have a pretty tenacious attitude towards most things...I’m hoping it doesn’t die.’’

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