King Herod and Hodgkins

King Herod didn't live long after being the bad guy in the life of Jesus and the Jews 2000 years ago. Dying in 4 AD, he suffered from itching, intestinal pain, shortness of breath, convulsions, and gangrene. Could he have died of Hodgkin's lymphoma?

A group of scholars gathered just under two years ago to see. With no body, they had to go on the accounts from the time. While considering Hodgkin's and other illnesses, it was concluded that he probably suffered and died from chronic kidney disease and an inusual infection called Fournier's gangrene.

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