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    Coronel Leonardo Infante (1795- 1826) = Heroe de las Queseras del Medio Heroe del Pantano de Vargas , Heroe de Boyaca Leonardo Infante (Chaguaramal, Venezuela 1795-Santa Fe de Bogotá, Colombia, 1826...
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    ña Dolores Mutis Amaya casó en primeras nupcias con el general Luis Perú de Lacroix, ayudante del Libertador y autor del célebre Diario de Bucaramanga. En 1814 dejó Europa para radicarse en América, es...

Portal to Geni Projects dedicated to "cause of death."

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  • Please index projects devoted to "cause of death" in this Portal project, and add Geni profiles to those specific projects.
  • If you don't see a cause of death project that applies or are unsure which project to put a profile in, please go to the following discussion: Cause of Death Projects needed???.
  • Please consider creating sub-portal projects ("umbrellas") to group together allied death causes (the "epidemics" portal as example).

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Definition

In law, medicine, and statistics, the cause of death is the condition or conditions officially determined to have resulted in a human's death. In modern times, such a determination usually is essential data on a governmental death certificate.


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Cause of death was:

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statistics

From CDC/National Center for Health Statistics - Leading Causes of Death Page last updated: August 21, 2015

  • Heart disease: 611,105
  • Cancer: 584,881
  • Chronic lower respiratory diseases: 149,205
  • Accidents (unintentional injuries): 130,557
  • Stroke (cerebrovascular diseases): 128,978
  • Alzheimer's disease: 84,767
  • Diabetes: 75,578
  • Influenza and Pneumonia: 56,979
  • Nephritis, nephrotic syndrome, and nephrosis: 47,112
  • Intentional self-harm (suicide): 41,149

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