9/20/2016 1:51 PM
Alexis Arquette‘s immediate cause of death was cardiac arrest, but she was also living with HIV for 29 years … according to her death certificate.
TMZ obtained Arquette’s death certificate, filed in L.A. County, and it says she had a bacterial infection of the heart for 3 weeks before she died of the heart attack on Sept. 11.
According to the doc, HIV was an underlying cause of death … which confirms a People report.
Interestingly, her full name — Robert Alexis — is listed, and it says male under sex. Alexis transitioned in the early 2000s.