Famous actor Lance Reddick The cause of death has been announced. According to the late actor’s death certificate, obtained by TMZRedick passed away from a heart attack.
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More details about the cause of death reported by Lance Reddick
according to TMZReddick’s death certificate immediately lists the cause as “Ischemic Heart Disease.” Also “Atherosclerotic Arterial Disease”.
Ischemic Heart Disease is also called coronary artery disease or heart disease. Furthermore, it is a term given to heart problems caused by narrowed coronary arteries that supply blood to the heart muscle.
The disease is explained in more detail National Library of Medicine.
“While the narrowing can be caused by blood clots or narrowing of the blood vessels, it is usually caused by a buildup of plaque called atherosclerosis. When blood flow to the heart muscle is completely blocked, heart muscle cells die, which is called heart failure or myocardial infarction.
As of 2011 National Library of Medicine, most people who get sick early in the disease “don’t experience symptoms or have limited blood flow.” However, if the disease is not treated, “symptoms may occur” and may increase “with exercise or emotional stress, when the demand for oxygen in the blood increases”.
Atherosclerotic coronary artery disease refers to “a buildup of fat, cholesterol, and other substances in the arteries and on the artery walls.” Mayo Clinic.
The buildup is called plaque, and plaque can cause arteries to narrow and restrict blood flow. Although the disease is considered a “heart problem,” it can affect arteries “anywhere in the body.”
The document also reportedly stated that the deceased actor was “on fire.”
Lance Reddick was reportedly found by his wife
as a Shadow room According to earlier reports, Lance Reddick died on Friday 17. March TMZThe 60-year-old actor was found collapsed in his backyard by his wife Stephanie.
On March 18, Stephanie Reddick took to the actor’s official Instagram account to share her grief with the world and his adoring fans.
“Lance was taken from us not too long ago. Thank you for all the wonderful love, support and beautiful stories shared on these forums over the last few days. I have seen your messages and cannot express how grateful I am to have found them…”
according to Peoplerepresentatives of the late actor also issued a statement after his death was announced to the public on March 17.
“The legendary actor Lance Reddick has passed away suddenly of natural causes. Lance is known for his roles in The Wire, Bosch, Netflix’s Resident Evil and John Wick. He is survived by his wife Stephanie Reddick and children Yvonne Nicole Reddick and Christopher Reddick. Lance will be greatly missed. Please respect the family’s privacy at this time.