A 23-year-old Man With Acute Lung Injury After Using a Tetrahydrocannabinol-containing Vaping Device

A Case Report

Anthony Lucero; Niklas Eriksson; Carli Nichta; Kimberly Sokol


J Med Case Reports. 2021;15(70) 

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Clinical Findings

The patient's initial vital signs demonstrated a fever of 38.8 °C, tachycardia with a heart rate of 140 beats per minute, tachypnea with a rate of 24 breaths per minute, oxygen saturation of 95% on a 4-L nasal cannula, and a blood pressure of 151/83 mmHg. On physical examination, the patient was tachypneic with coarse rhonchi noted on auscultation of his lung bases.