Cranial Computed Tomography Findings in Methanol Intoxication: Two Case Reports


Mengi T., Ekmekci U. C., Comert B., GÖKMEN A. N.

JOURNAL OF MEDICAL AND SURGICAL INTENSIVE CARE MEDICINE, vol.10, no.2, pp.70-74, 2019 (ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 10 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.33381/dcbybd.2019.2121
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF MEDICAL AND SURGICAL INTENSIVE CARE MEDICINE
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.70-74
  • Keywords: Methanol, Computed tomography, Putamen, Intensive care, MR, CT
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Computed tomography (CT) may show toxic effects of methanol on central nervous system in acute methanol intoxication, which may be helpful in diagnosing and predicting prognosis. In this article we discussed two cases of acute methanol intoxication with neuroimaging findings.