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Sunday, November 4, 2018

Methanol Toxicity

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EM@3AM - November 3, 2018 - Author: Bridwell R - Edited by: Long B and Koyfman A
      
"Pearls:
  • Acidemia is greatest predictor of final visual acuity.9
  • Dose to cause permanent visual impairment is approximately 30cc, or a mouthful.
  • Delayed Parkinsonism and polyneuropathy can occur later.
  • John Milton, author of Paradise Lost, went blind from methanol poisoning."