Maine CDC Health Advisory

August 30, 2019

Severe Pulmonary Disease Associated with Using E-Cigarette Products

In an ongoing effort to provide the most up-to-date information on respiratory illnesses related to e-cigarette use, the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention is sharing this advisory from the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

There have been no confirmed cases of vaping-related respiratory illness in Maine as of Friday, August 30, 2019. Maine CDC continues to ask that clinicians report cases of severe pulmonary disease of unclear etiology and a history of e-cigarette product use within the past 90 days to Maine CDC's 24/7 disease reporting and consultation line at 1-800-821-5821 or by fax to 1-800-293-7534 using the Disease Reporting Form.

Advisory (PDF)