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How did Tutankhamun die?

There's a growing wealth of medical evidence about Tutankhamun. He has a sore in his left cheek and mysterious chips of bone in his brain cavity. Harrison noticed that parts of Tutankhamun's ribcage had been removed.

Now US medics claim Tutankhamun's neck bones were fused, and that the King was frail and vulnerable to injury. But, as yet, there is no compelling evidence about how he died.



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Part of Tutankhamun
Part of Tutankhamun's chest was removed
Image: Atlantic Productions

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