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Jerry Buss: Prostate Cancer Led to Kidney Failure

LOS ANGELES (KTLA) — New details have been released about the cause of death of legendary Lakers owner Dr. Jerry Buss.

jerry-bussAccording to his death certificate, Buss suffered from prostate cancer before ultimately succumbing to kidney failure.

In the 15 months leading up to his death, it was widely know that Buss was battling cancer, but the type was never specified.

Dr. Buss died on February 18 at the age of 80. He is survived by his six children.