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Hugh Hefner’s Cause of Death Revealed

Hugh Hefner’s Cause of Death Revealed

Nearly a week after Playboy icon Hugh Hefner passed away at 91, his death certificate has been released.

The certificate, obtained by "Extra," revealed he died after suffering cardiac arrest and respiratory failure. The document also listed septicemia, a severe blood infection, and a E. coli bacterial infection as contributing factors.

It was noted that Hefner’s bacterial infection was “highly resistant to antibiotics.”

The Blast was the first to report the story.