Double Lung Transplant Patient Injured by Vaping Released from Henry Ford Hospital

November 27, 2019


DETROIT – The 17-year-old patient who received a double lung transplant after a vaping injury has been released from Henry Ford Hospital to continue his ongoing recovery.

Any additional inquiries regarding his condition, updates or interviews with him and his family should be directed to Jaime Rae Turnbull at 248-672-2020 or Previous requests for interviews have been forwarded to her.  

For interviews with any members of the Henry Ford Health System medical team on the transplant itself or vaping in general, please contact Tammy Battaglia at or 248-881-0809. They will not be commenting at this time on the patient's condition or providing any additional updates.