An autopsy revealed the exact cause of death of legendary Argentine footballer Diego Maradona, according to Clarin.
According to the source, it was revealed that he died as a result of acute pulmonary oedema, which was caused by chronic heart failure. Also in the heart of Maradona was found dilated cardiomyopathy, a pathology that leads to an increase in the chambers of the heart and has many causes. Maradona’s heart was twice the size of normal and was kept for study.
Maradona passed away on November 25 at the age of 60. On November 11, he was discharged from the hospital. The ex-footballer underwent surgery for a subdural hematoma. It was reported that after discharge, Maradona was taken to the clinic for treatment for alcohol addiction.