Outbreak of Severe Pulmonary Disease Associated with Using E-cigarette Products

September 5, 2019

Investigation Notice from the CDC

Posted August 30, 2019 at 5:15pm ET

The CDC, 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 severe pulmonary disease associated with e-cigarette product (devices, liquids, refill pods, and/or cartridges) use. This investigation is ongoing and has not identified a cause, but all reported cases have a history of using e-cigarette products.

Visit the CDC website to learn more, including recommendations for the public.