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THE SNAPKA LAW FIRM TOPS TEXAS MEDICAL NEGLIGENCE VERDICTS FOR 2017
Failure to Treat Thiamine Deficiency Results in Record Medical Malpractice Verdict
Corpus Christi, Texas - October 3rd, 2018 - A medical malpractice case involving a bariatric surgery patient who developed a rare neurological disorder resulting from thiamine deficiency has set a landmark verdict in Texas. The Snapka Law firm secured a jury verdict of $14,290,000 in the case of Jo Ann Puente v Jesus Virlar and the Gonzaba medical group et al. This verdict tops the list of medical malpractice verdicts in Texas for 2017 and is also believed to be the largest verdict in the nation involving the disease known as Wernicke’s Encephalopathy.