Associate Professor Rooshdiya Karim

Clinical Associate Professor
Medicine, Central Clinical School

Telephone +61 2 9515 8325
Fax +61 2 9515 8405

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Cancer

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Journals

  • Scolyer, R., Karim, R., Thompson, J., Stretch, J., McCarthy, S., Murali, R. (2013). Digital papillary adenocarcinoma: a tumour that should be considered in the differential diagnosis of neoplasms involving the digits. Pathology, 45(1), 55-61. [More Information]
  • Cooper, C., Karim, R., Selinger, C., Carmalt, H., Lee, C., O'Toole, S. (2013). Molecular alterations in metaplastic breast carcinoma. Journal of Clinical Pathology, 66(6), 522-528. [More Information]
  • Karim, R., O'Toole, S., Scolyer, R., Cooper, C., Chan, B., Selinger, C., Yu, B., Carmalt, H., Mak, C., Tse, G., Lee, C., et al (2013). Recent insights into the molecular pathogenesis of mammary phyllodes tumours. Journal of Clinical Pathology, 66(6), 496-505. [More Information]
  • Niebling, M., Haydu, L., Karim, R., Thompson, J., Scolyer, R. (2013). Reproducibility of AJCC Staging Parameters in Primary Cutaneous Melanoma: An Analysis of 4,924 Cases. Annals of Surgical Oncology, 20(12), 3969-3975. [More Information]
  • Tsang, J., Mendoza, P., Putti, T., Karim, R., Scolyer, R., Lee, C., Pang, A., Tse, G. (2012). E-cadherin expression in the epithelial components of mammary phyllodes tumors. Human Pathology, 43(12), 2117-2123. [More Information]
  • Salim, A., Karim, R., McCarthy, S., Scolyer, R. (2012). Endocrine mucin producing sweat gland carcinoma: a clinicopathological analysis of three cases. Pathology, 44(6), 568-571. [More Information]
  • Tsang, J., Mendoza, P., Lam, C., Yui, A., Putti, T., Karim, R., Scolyer, R., Lee, C., Tan, P., Tse, G. (2012). Involvement of a- and B-catenins and E-cadherin in the development of mammary phyllodes tumours. Histopathology, 61(4), 667-674. [More Information]
  • Karim, R., Ghabrial, R., Lynch, T., Tang, B. (2011). A comparison of external and endoscopic endonasal dacryocystorhinostomy for acquired nasolacrimal duct obstruction. Clinical Ophthalmology, 5(1), 979-989. [More Information]
  • Karim, R., Gerega, S., Yang, J., Spillane, A., Carmalt, H., Scolyer, R., Lee, C. (2010). p16 and pRb immunohistochemical expression increases with increasing tumour grade in mammary phyllodes tumours. Histopathology, 56(7), 868-875. [More Information]
  • Haydu, L., Holt, P., Karim, R., Madronio, C., Thompson, J., Armstrong, B., Scolyer, R. (2010). Quality of histopathological reporting on melanoma and influence of use of a synoptic template. Histopathology, 56(6), 768-774. [More Information]
  • Murali, R., Cochran, A., Cook, M., Hillman, J., Karim, R., Moncrieff, M., Starz, H., Thompson, J., Scolyer, R. (2009). Interobserver reproducibility of histologic parameters of melanoma deposits in sentinel lymph nodes: implications for management of patients with melanoma. Cancer, 115(21), 5026-5037. [More Information]
  • Karim, R., Tse, G., Tan, P., Putti, T., Lee, C. (2009). Pathogenic mechanisms in the initiation and progression of mammary phyllodes tumours. Pathology, 41(2), 105-117. [More Information]
  • Karim, R., Gerega, S., Yang, J., Spillane, A., Carmalt, H., Scolyer, R., Lee, C. (2009). Phyllodes tumours of the breast: a clinicopathological analysis of 65 cases from a single institution. The Breast, 18(3), 165-170. [More Information]
  • Karim, R., Gerega, S., Yang, J., Horvath, L., Spillane, A., Carmalt, H., Scolyer, R., Lee, C. (2009). Proteins from the Wnt pathway are involved in the pathogenesis and progression of mammary phyllodes tumours. Journal of Clinical Pathology, 62(11), 1016-1020. [More Information]
  • Karim, R., Li, W., Sanki, A., Colman, M., Yang, J., Thompson, J., Scolyer, R. (2009). Reduced p16 and increased cyclin D1 and pRb expression are correlated with progression in cutaneous melanocytic tumors. International Journal of Surgical Pathology, 17(5), 361-367. [More Information]
  • Karim, R., Scolyer, R., Li, W., Yee, V., McKinnon, J., Li, L., Uren, R., Lam, S., Beavis, A., Dawson, M., Thompson, J., et al (2008). False Negative Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsies in Melanoma May Result From Deficiencies in Nuclear Medicine, Surgery, or Pathology. Annals of Surgery, 247(6), 1003-1010. [More Information]
  • Tse, G., Lui, P., Vong, J., Yu, A., Putti,, T., Karim, R., Scolyer, R., Lee, C., Ng, D., Tse, A., et al (2008). Increased epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) expression in malignant mammary phyllodes tumors. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, 114(3), 441-448. [More Information]
  • Tan, K., Murali, R., Karim, R., Dutta, B., Dutta, R., McCarthy, S. (2008). Merkel cell carcinoma with fibrosarcomatous differentiation. Pathology, 40(3), 314-6. [More Information]
  • Merani, R., Orekondy, S., Gottlieb, T., Janarthanan, P., Karim, R., Booth, F. (2008). Postoperative Mycobacterium abscessus nodular conjunctivitis. Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 36(4), 371-373. [More Information]
  • Karim, R., van den Berg, K., Colman, M., McCarthy, S., Thompson, J., Scolyer, R. (2008). The advantage of using a synoptic pathology report format for cutaneous melanoma. Histopathology, 52(2), 130-138. [More Information]
  • Tse, G., Chaiwun, B., Lau, K., Scolyer, R., Lee, C., Karim, R., Putti, T., Law, B., Lui, P., Tan, P. (2007). Endothelin-1 expression correlates with atypical histological features in mammary phyllodes tumours. Journal of Clinical Pathology, 60(9), 1051-1056. [More Information]
  • Karim, R., Merani, R., Shannon, K., Watson, G. (2007). Papillary endothelial hyperplasia of the orbit: report of a case highlighting a pitfall on fine needle aspiration biopsy. Acta Cytologica, 51(2), 207-210. [More Information]
  • Cooper, C., Sindler, P., Varol, C., McCarthy, S., Karim, R. (2007). Paratesticular rhabdomyoma. Pathology, 39(3), 367-369. [More Information]
  • Sanki, A., Li, W., Colman, M., Karim, R., Thompson, J., Scolyer, R. (2007). Reduced expression of p16 and p27 is correlated with tumour progression in cutaneous melanoma. Pathology, 39(6), 551-557. [More Information]
  • Loss, M., Ng, W., Karim, R., Strasser, S., Koorey, D., Gallagher, P., Verran, D., McCaughan, G. (2006). Hereditary lysozyme amyloidosis: Spontaneous hepatic rupture (15 years apart) in mother and daughter. Role of emeregency liver transplantation. Liver Transplantation, 12(7), 1152-1155. [More Information]
  • Li, W., Sanki, A., Karim, R., Thompson, J., Soon, L., Zhuang, L., McCarthy, S., Scolyer, R. (2006). The role of cell cycle regulatory proteins in the pathogenesis of melanoma. Pathology, 38(4), 287-301. [More Information]
  • Karim, R., Rose, B., Brammah, S., Scolyer, R. (2005). Condylomata acuminata of the urinary bladder with HPV 11. Pathology, 37(2), 176-178. [More Information]
  • Tse, G., Tsang, A., Putti, T., Scolyer, R., Lui, P., Law, B., Karim, R., Lee, C. (2005). Stromal CD10 expression in mammary fibroadenomas and phyllodes tumours. Journal of Clinical Pathology, 58(2), 185-189. [More Information]
  • Tse, G., Wong, F., Tsang, A., Lee, C., Lui, P., Lo, A., Law, B., Scolyer, R., Karim, R., Putti, T. (2005). Stromal nitric oxide synthase (NOS) expression correlates with the grade of mammary phyllodes tumour. Journal of Clinical Pathology, 58(6), 600-604. [More Information]
  • Tse, G., Putti, T., Lui, P., Lo, A., Scolyer, R., Law, B., Karim, R., Lee, C. (2004). Increased C-Kit (Cd117) Expression In Malignant Mammary Phyllodes Tumors. Modern Pathology, 17(7), 827-831.
  • Karim, R., Ma-Wyatt, J., Cox, M., Scolyer, R. (2004). Myoid Angioendothelioma Of The Spleen. International Journal of Surgical Pathology, 12(1), 51-56.
  • Karim, R., Tse, G., Putti, T., Scolyer, R., Lee, C. (2004). The Significance Of The Wnt Pathway In The Pathology Of Human Cancers. Pathology, 36(2), 120-128.
  • Chitturi, S., Abeygunasekera, S., Farrell, G., Holmes-Walker, J., Hui, J., Fung, C., Karim, R., Lin, R., Samarasinghe, D., Liddle, C., Weltman, M., George, J. (2002). NASH and Insulin Resistance: Insulin Hypersecretion and Specific Association with the Insulin Resistance Syndrome. Hepatology, 35(2), 373-379.

2013

  • Scolyer, R., Karim, R., Thompson, J., Stretch, J., McCarthy, S., Murali, R. (2013). Digital papillary adenocarcinoma: a tumour that should be considered in the differential diagnosis of neoplasms involving the digits. Pathology, 45(1), 55-61. [More Information]
  • Cooper, C., Karim, R., Selinger, C., Carmalt, H., Lee, C., O'Toole, S. (2013). Molecular alterations in metaplastic breast carcinoma. Journal of Clinical Pathology, 66(6), 522-528. [More Information]
  • Karim, R., O'Toole, S., Scolyer, R., Cooper, C., Chan, B., Selinger, C., Yu, B., Carmalt, H., Mak, C., Tse, G., Lee, C., et al (2013). Recent insights into the molecular pathogenesis of mammary phyllodes tumours. Journal of Clinical Pathology, 66(6), 496-505. [More Information]
  • Niebling, M., Haydu, L., Karim, R., Thompson, J., Scolyer, R. (2013). Reproducibility of AJCC Staging Parameters in Primary Cutaneous Melanoma: An Analysis of 4,924 Cases. Annals of Surgical Oncology, 20(12), 3969-3975. [More Information]

2012

  • Tsang, J., Mendoza, P., Putti, T., Karim, R., Scolyer, R., Lee, C., Pang, A., Tse, G. (2012). E-cadherin expression in the epithelial components of mammary phyllodes tumors. Human Pathology, 43(12), 2117-2123. [More Information]
  • Salim, A., Karim, R., McCarthy, S., Scolyer, R. (2012). Endocrine mucin producing sweat gland carcinoma: a clinicopathological analysis of three cases. Pathology, 44(6), 568-571. [More Information]
  • Tsang, J., Mendoza, P., Lam, C., Yui, A., Putti, T., Karim, R., Scolyer, R., Lee, C., Tan, P., Tse, G. (2012). Involvement of a- and B-catenins and E-cadherin in the development of mammary phyllodes tumours. Histopathology, 61(4), 667-674. [More Information]

2011

  • Karim, R., Ghabrial, R., Lynch, T., Tang, B. (2011). A comparison of external and endoscopic endonasal dacryocystorhinostomy for acquired nasolacrimal duct obstruction. Clinical Ophthalmology, 5(1), 979-989. [More Information]

2010

  • Karim, R., Gerega, S., Yang, J., Spillane, A., Carmalt, H., Scolyer, R., Lee, C. (2010). p16 and pRb immunohistochemical expression increases with increasing tumour grade in mammary phyllodes tumours. Histopathology, 56(7), 868-875. [More Information]
  • Haydu, L., Holt, P., Karim, R., Madronio, C., Thompson, J., Armstrong, B., Scolyer, R. (2010). Quality of histopathological reporting on melanoma and influence of use of a synoptic template. Histopathology, 56(6), 768-774. [More Information]

2009

  • Murali, R., Cochran, A., Cook, M., Hillman, J., Karim, R., Moncrieff, M., Starz, H., Thompson, J., Scolyer, R. (2009). Interobserver reproducibility of histologic parameters of melanoma deposits in sentinel lymph nodes: implications for management of patients with melanoma. Cancer, 115(21), 5026-5037. [More Information]
  • Karim, R., Tse, G., Tan, P., Putti, T., Lee, C. (2009). Pathogenic mechanisms in the initiation and progression of mammary phyllodes tumours. Pathology, 41(2), 105-117. [More Information]
  • Karim, R., Gerega, S., Yang, J., Spillane, A., Carmalt, H., Scolyer, R., Lee, C. (2009). Phyllodes tumours of the breast: a clinicopathological analysis of 65 cases from a single institution. The Breast, 18(3), 165-170. [More Information]
  • Karim, R., Gerega, S., Yang, J., Horvath, L., Spillane, A., Carmalt, H., Scolyer, R., Lee, C. (2009). Proteins from the Wnt pathway are involved in the pathogenesis and progression of mammary phyllodes tumours. Journal of Clinical Pathology, 62(11), 1016-1020. [More Information]
  • Karim, R., Li, W., Sanki, A., Colman, M., Yang, J., Thompson, J., Scolyer, R. (2009). Reduced p16 and increased cyclin D1 and pRb expression are correlated with progression in cutaneous melanocytic tumors. International Journal of Surgical Pathology, 17(5), 361-367. [More Information]

2008

  • Karim, R., Scolyer, R., Li, W., Yee, V., McKinnon, J., Li, L., Uren, R., Lam, S., Beavis, A., Dawson, M., Thompson, J., et al (2008). False Negative Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsies in Melanoma May Result From Deficiencies in Nuclear Medicine, Surgery, or Pathology. Annals of Surgery, 247(6), 1003-1010. [More Information]
  • Tse, G., Lui, P., Vong, J., Yu, A., Putti,, T., Karim, R., Scolyer, R., Lee, C., Ng, D., Tse, A., et al (2008). Increased epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) expression in malignant mammary phyllodes tumors. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, 114(3), 441-448. [More Information]
  • Tan, K., Murali, R., Karim, R., Dutta, B., Dutta, R., McCarthy, S. (2008). Merkel cell carcinoma with fibrosarcomatous differentiation. Pathology, 40(3), 314-6. [More Information]
  • Merani, R., Orekondy, S., Gottlieb, T., Janarthanan, P., Karim, R., Booth, F. (2008). Postoperative Mycobacterium abscessus nodular conjunctivitis. Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 36(4), 371-373. [More Information]
  • Karim, R., van den Berg, K., Colman, M., McCarthy, S., Thompson, J., Scolyer, R. (2008). The advantage of using a synoptic pathology report format for cutaneous melanoma. Histopathology, 52(2), 130-138. [More Information]

2007

  • Tse, G., Chaiwun, B., Lau, K., Scolyer, R., Lee, C., Karim, R., Putti, T., Law, B., Lui, P., Tan, P. (2007). Endothelin-1 expression correlates with atypical histological features in mammary phyllodes tumours. Journal of Clinical Pathology, 60(9), 1051-1056. [More Information]
  • Karim, R., Merani, R., Shannon, K., Watson, G. (2007). Papillary endothelial hyperplasia of the orbit: report of a case highlighting a pitfall on fine needle aspiration biopsy. Acta Cytologica, 51(2), 207-210. [More Information]
  • Cooper, C., Sindler, P., Varol, C., McCarthy, S., Karim, R. (2007). Paratesticular rhabdomyoma. Pathology, 39(3), 367-369. [More Information]
  • Sanki, A., Li, W., Colman, M., Karim, R., Thompson, J., Scolyer, R. (2007). Reduced expression of p16 and p27 is correlated with tumour progression in cutaneous melanoma. Pathology, 39(6), 551-557. [More Information]

2006

  • Loss, M., Ng, W., Karim, R., Strasser, S., Koorey, D., Gallagher, P., Verran, D., McCaughan, G. (2006). Hereditary lysozyme amyloidosis: Spontaneous hepatic rupture (15 years apart) in mother and daughter. Role of emeregency liver transplantation. Liver Transplantation, 12(7), 1152-1155. [More Information]
  • Li, W., Sanki, A., Karim, R., Thompson, J., Soon, L., Zhuang, L., McCarthy, S., Scolyer, R. (2006). The role of cell cycle regulatory proteins in the pathogenesis of melanoma. Pathology, 38(4), 287-301. [More Information]

2005

  • Karim, R., Rose, B., Brammah, S., Scolyer, R. (2005). Condylomata acuminata of the urinary bladder with HPV 11. Pathology, 37(2), 176-178. [More Information]
  • Tse, G., Tsang, A., Putti, T., Scolyer, R., Lui, P., Law, B., Karim, R., Lee, C. (2005). Stromal CD10 expression in mammary fibroadenomas and phyllodes tumours. Journal of Clinical Pathology, 58(2), 185-189. [More Information]
  • Tse, G., Wong, F., Tsang, A., Lee, C., Lui, P., Lo, A., Law, B., Scolyer, R., Karim, R., Putti, T. (2005). Stromal nitric oxide synthase (NOS) expression correlates with the grade of mammary phyllodes tumour. Journal of Clinical Pathology, 58(6), 600-604. [More Information]

2004

  • Tse, G., Putti, T., Lui, P., Lo, A., Scolyer, R., Law, B., Karim, R., Lee, C. (2004). Increased C-Kit (Cd117) Expression In Malignant Mammary Phyllodes Tumors. Modern Pathology, 17(7), 827-831.
  • Karim, R., Ma-Wyatt, J., Cox, M., Scolyer, R. (2004). Myoid Angioendothelioma Of The Spleen. International Journal of Surgical Pathology, 12(1), 51-56.
  • Karim, R., Tse, G., Putti, T., Scolyer, R., Lee, C. (2004). The Significance Of The Wnt Pathway In The Pathology Of Human Cancers. Pathology, 36(2), 120-128.

2002

  • Chitturi, S., Abeygunasekera, S., Farrell, G., Holmes-Walker, J., Hui, J., Fung, C., Karim, R., Lin, R., Samarasinghe, D., Liddle, C., Weltman, M., George, J. (2002). NASH and Insulin Resistance: Insulin Hypersecretion and Specific Association with the Insulin Resistance Syndrome. Hepatology, 35(2), 373-379.

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