Lung Injury Associated with E-cigarette or Vaping Products

Lung injury

CDC, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), state and local health departments, and other clinical and public health partners are investigating a multistate outbreak of lung injury associated with e-cigarette product use, or vaping.

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Work with e-cigarettes and vaping pens

Work with e-cigarettes and vaping pens

Source: Lauren Bishop/CDC

Work with e-cigarettes and vaping pens

Work with e-cigarettes and vaping pens

Source: Lauren Bishop/CDC

Work with e-cigarettes and vaping pens

Work with e-cigarettes and vaping pens

Source: Lauren Bishop/CDC

Work with e-cigarettes and vaping pens

Work with e-cigarettes and vaping pens

Source: Lauren Bishop/CDC

Work with e-cigarettes and vaping pens

Work with e-cigarettes and vaping pens

Source: Lauren Bishop/CDC

Vitamin E Acetate sample

Vitamin E Acetate sample

Source: Lauren Bishop/CDC

Pipetting bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL) fluid for analysis

Pipetting bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL) fluid for analysis

Source: Lauren Bishop/CDC

Related Press Materials

CDC Resources

FDA Resources

Publications

Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)

New England Journal of Medicine

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Page last reviewed: January 6, 2020