Reversible blindness associated with alcoholic ketoacidosis.

PURPOSE To report a case of reversible blindness associated with severe alcoholic ketoacidosis. DESIGN Observational case report. METHODS A 44-year-old male presented with gradual bilateral blindness that developed within a 24-hour period. He suffered from ethanol-induced severe ketoacidosis and shock and was resuscitated with epinephrine and sodium… (More)