Horia R. Galea

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Diabetes mellitus is common in the Maltese. Patients in whom diabetes was first diagnosed before the age of 25 years were examined to determine their oral status and to compare their levels of disease with oral disease in non-diabetic age-matched control subjects. No patient was older than 29 years. Compared with control subjects, the diabetic patients(More)
  • H Galea
  • 1984
Longitudinal studies are required to determine the long-term effects of treatment and nontreatment of injured teeth. Eleven percent of subjects came for emergency care 21 days or more after the accident with complications of the original injury. It would be reasonable to advise early attendance for evaluation of any person suffering from accidental trauma(More)
A hydroid, originally described from the Kei Islands, Moluccas, as Halicornaria allmani (sic!) Marktanner var. sibogae Billard, 1913, was recently rediscovered at two additional Indonesian localities. Since it proves morphologically different from its western Atlantic counterpart, Gymnangium allmanii (Marktanner-Turneretscher, 1890), it is confidently(More)
A new species of hydroid, Podocoryna martinicana sp. nov., is described from the Lesser Antilles. It lives symbiotically with Iridopagurus caribbensis (A. Milne-Edwards & Bouvier, 1893) (Decapoda: Paguridae) inhabiting various gastropod shells. Its colonies are highly organized and develop exclusively around the aperture of the host shell. A few large,(More)
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