“Tree-in-Bloom”: Severe Acute Lung Injury Induced by Vaping Cannabis Oil

Why vaping oil is a bad idea

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    Study Author(s):
    Tao He, Margarita Oks, Michael Esposito, Harry Steinberg, Mina Makaryus
    Journal Name:
    American Thoracic Society
    Publication Date:
    Mar 01, 2017
    PMID:
    28248584
    Marijuana may affect respiratory health differently depending on differences in formulation and in methods and intensity of use. We report a case of acute respiratory failure that developed shortly after an individual inhaled vaporized cannabis oil. To the best of our knowledge, this adverse effect has not been reported previously.