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Emperor Akihito was discharged from University of Tokyo Hospital on Sunday after completing his rehabilitation from heart bypass surgery, the Imperial Household Agency said.

The Emperor, 78, was put through stair-climbing and equipment-based workouts to rehabilitate his heart after undergoing surgery to ease his angina on Feb. 18.

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