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McKinley's Cause of Death - Medical Report

McKinley's Cause of Death - Medical Report Medicine American History American Presidents Disasters Famous Historical Events Famous People

This excerpt, from the autopsy report, reveals that President McKinley died of gangrene.  Unsterile conditions, while health-care providers searched for the bullet, had a direct link to his death.

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Image online, courtesy Library of Congress.

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