By Mia De Graaf Health Editor For Dailymail.com
Published: 21:28 GMT, 4 December 2019 | Updated: 22:50 GMT, 4 December 2019
An Alaska teenager has been hospitalized with a vaping-related lung infection, meaning there are now e-cigarette illnesses in all 50 states.
The Alaska Department of Health And Social Services announced on Tuesday that the patient, from Southeast Alaska, is in a stable condition in hospital.
The teen had been regularly vaping nicotine and THC, the psychoactive compound in marijuana that triggers a high, which they say they bought from a different state.
Alaska officials said they are investigating a further nine cases, but this was the first confirmed as