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Angelina Jolie has ovaries and fallopian tubes removed

The Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie has revealed she's had a second operation to reduce her chances of getting cancer.

In today's New York Times she's written about choosing to have her fallopian tubes and ovaries removed after the disease killed her mother, grandmother and aunt.

Two years ago, Jolie, whose mother died from cancer, had a double mastectomy.

Sarah Corker reports.

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