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what are the most common causes of death?

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Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
CANCER, HEART DISEAS: E and accidents.
Answered on Oct 3, 2016
Dr. Mark Gujer
25 years experience Anesthesiology
In this order: Heart disease: 597, 689 cancer: 574, 743 chronic lower respiratory diseases: 138, 080 stroke (cerebrovascular diseases): 129, 476 accidents (unintentional injuries): 120, 859 alzheimer's disease: 83, 494 diabetes: 69, 071 nephritis, nephrotic syndrome, and nephrosis: 50, 476 influenza and pneumonia: 50, 097 intentional self-harm (suicide): 38, 364.
Answered on Mar 9, 2013

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