K-Y Lam

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Malignant insulinoma with hepatoid differentiation: a unique case with alpha-fetoprotein production
    K Lam
    Department of Pathology, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Queen Mary Hospital
    Endocr Pathol 12:351-4. 2001
  2. pmc The clinicopathological features and importance of p53, Rb, and mdm2 expression in phaeochromocytomas and paragangliomas
    K Y Lam
    Department of Pathology, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Clin Pathol 54:443-8. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Autopsy findings in diabetic patients: a 27-yr clinicopathologic study with emphasi on opportunistic infections and cancers
    King Yin Lam
    Head of Pathology, School of Medicine, James Cook University, Australia
    Endocr Pathol 13:39-45. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint The pancreatic renin-angiotensin system: does it play a role in endocrine oncology?
    K Y Lam
    Department of Pathology, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Queen Mary Hospital Hong Kong
    JOP 2:40-2. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Metastatic tumours of the adrenal glands: a 30-year experience in a teaching hospital
    K Y Lam
    School of Medicine, James Cook University, Townsville, Australia
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 56:95-101. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Oesophageal basaloid squamous cell carcinoma: a unique clinicopathological entity with telomerase activity as a prognostic indicator
    K Y Lam
    Department of Pathology, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong
    J Pathol 195:435-42. 2001
  7. pmc Primitive small round cell tumour of the adrenal gland presenting with fever of unknown origin and t(12;22)(q13;q12) cytogenetic finding
    K Y Lam
    Department of Pathology, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    J Clin Pathol 54:966-9. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Cytokeratin expression profiles in thyroid carcinomas
    K Y Lam
    School of Medicine, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
    Eur J Surg Oncol 27:631-5. 2001
  9. pmc Adrenal lipomatous tumours: a 30 year clinicopathological experience at a single institution
    K Y Lam
    Department of Pathology, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    J Clin Pathol 54:707-12. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Primary squamous cell carcinoma of the thyroid gland: an entity with aggressive clinical behaviour and distinctive cytokeratin expression profiles
    K Y Lam
    University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong
    Histopathology 39:279-86. 2001

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Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Malignant insulinoma with hepatoid differentiation: a unique case with alpha-fetoprotein production
    K Lam
    Department of Pathology, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Queen Mary Hospital
    Endocr Pathol 12:351-4. 2001
    ..Thus, the presence of hepatoid differentiation in pancreatic tumor should be noted as the tumor may be associated with elevated AFP. The features of pancreatic hepatoid carcinomas are discussed...
  2. pmc The clinicopathological features and importance of p53, Rb, and mdm2 expression in phaeochromocytomas and paragangliomas
    K Y Lam
    Department of Pathology, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Clin Pathol 54:443-8. 2001
    ..Phaeochromocytomas and paragangliomas are uncommon. The aims of this study were to analyse the characteristics and the possible roles of p53, Rb, and mdm2 alterations in these tumours...
  3. ncbi request reprint Autopsy findings in diabetic patients: a 27-yr clinicopathologic study with emphasi on opportunistic infections and cancers
    King Yin Lam
    Head of Pathology, School of Medicine, James Cook University, Australia
    Endocr Pathol 13:39-45. 2002
    ..Diabetic complications and associated diseases are common problems in this population. Adequate health care resources are needed for their prevention and treatment...
  4. ncbi request reprint The pancreatic renin-angiotensin system: does it play a role in endocrine oncology?
    K Y Lam
    Department of Pathology, University of Hong Kong Medical Center, Queen Mary Hospital Hong Kong
    JOP 2:40-2. 2001
    ..Thus, the direction of future research should be based on in-depth and collaborative efforts between researchers in the various disciplines in order to apply the newly acquired scientific knowledge to the patient...
  5. ncbi request reprint Metastatic tumours of the adrenal glands: a 30-year experience in a teaching hospital
    K Y Lam
    School of Medicine, James Cook University, Townsville, Australia
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 56:95-101. 2002
    ..Adrenal metastases are frequently encountered during autopsy but uncommonly present clinically. The aim of this study was to evaluate the clinical and pathological impact of adrenal metastases in a large series of patients...
  6. ncbi request reprint Oesophageal basaloid squamous cell carcinoma: a unique clinicopathological entity with telomerase activity as a prognostic indicator
    K Y Lam
    Department of Pathology, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong
    J Pathol 195:435-42. 2001
    ..3). In conclusion, BSCC has distinctive clinicopathological features and its long-term prognosis is no worse than SCC. The level of telomerase activity may have a prognostic role...
  7. pmc Primitive small round cell tumour of the adrenal gland presenting with fever of unknown origin and t(12;22)(q13;q12) cytogenetic finding
    K Y Lam
    Department of Pathology, University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    J Clin Pathol 54:966-9. 2001
    ..This is the first example of such a tumour being reported in the adrenal gland. The adrenal tumour was also the cause of the fever, which subsided after the removal of the tumour...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cytokeratin expression profiles in thyroid carcinomas
    K Y Lam
    School of Medicine, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
    Eur J Surg Oncol 27:631-5. 2001
    ..The aim of this study was to establish the cytokeratin expression profile of different types of thyroid carcinoma...
  9. pmc Adrenal lipomatous tumours: a 30 year clinicopathological experience at a single institution
    K Y Lam
    Department of Pathology, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    J Clin Pathol 54:707-12. 2001
    ..Fatty tumours of the adrenal gland are uncommon and their features have received little attention in the literature. The aim of this study is to analyse the features of adrenal lipomatous tumours...
  10. ncbi request reprint Primary squamous cell carcinoma of the thyroid gland: an entity with aggressive clinical behaviour and distinctive cytokeratin expression profiles
    K Y Lam
    University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong
    Histopathology 39:279-86. 2001
    ..Primary squamous cell carcinoma of the thyroid gland is uncommon. This study aims to identify the clinicopathological features and the pattern of expression of cytokeratins and oncoproteins in this tumour...
  11. ncbi request reprint Morphological analysis of adrenal glands: a prospective analysis
    K Y Lam
    Department of Pathology, University of Hong Kong
    Endocr Pathol 12:33-8. 2001
    ..Adrenal weight may be affected by patients' gender, age, laterality of adrenal gland and presence of systemic disease...
  12. ncbi request reprint A critical examination of adrenal tuberculosis and a 28-year autopsy experience of active tuberculosis
    K Y Lam
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 54:633-9. 2001
    ..The aims of the current study were to define the characteristics of tuberculosis in hospitalized patients and to analyse the features of adrenal tuberculosis...
  13. ncbi request reprint Low prevalence of incidentally discovered and early-stage esophageal cancers in a 30-year autopsy study
    K Y Lam
    Discipline of Pathology, School of Medicine, James Cook University Douglas Campus, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
    Dis Esophagus 16:1-3. 2003
    ..The prevalence of incidentally diagnosed esophageal carcinomas and early-stage carcinomas were low. Unusual histologic subtypes may be found...
  14. ncbi request reprint Clinical features of hereditary spinocerebellar ataxia diagnosed by molecular genetic analysis
    K K Lau
    Department of Medicine and Geriatrics, Princess Margaret Hospital, 2 10 Princess Margaret Hospital Road, Laichikok, Hong Kong
    Hong Kong Med J 10:255-9. 2004
    ..To assess the frequency and clinical features of different types of hereditary spinocerebellar ataxia in Hong Kong...
  15. ncbi request reprint An epidemiological study of motor neuron disease in Hong Kong
    G C Y Fong
    Department of Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong
    Amyotroph Lateral Scler Other Motor Neuron Disord 6:164-8. 2005
    ..A territory-wide prospective epidemiological study is indicated...
  16. pmc Follicular thyroid carcinoma: the role of histology and staging systems in predicting survival
    Chung Yau Lo
    Departments of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China
    Ann Surg 242:708-15. 2005
    ..To evaluate the risk factors including tumor histomorphology for survival specific to follicular thyroid carcinoma (FTC) and to apply commonly employed staging systems in predicting survival for patients with FTC...
  17. ncbi request reprint Aberrant promoter hypermethylation and silencing of the critical 3p21 tumour suppressor gene, RASSF1A, in Chinese oesophageal squamous cell carcinoma
    Michelle Ly Wong
    Department of Pathology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, PR China
    Int J Oncol 28:767-73. 2006
    ..Our results show that RASSF1A hypermethylation in ESCC has epidemiological/ethnic differences, and suggest that Chinese ESCC may result from different pathogenetic mechanisms...
  18. ncbi request reprint Restaging of differentiated thyroid carcinoma by the sixth edition AJCC/UICC TNM staging system: stage migration and predictability
    Brian Lang
    Division of Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:1551-9. 2007
    ..The objective of the present study was to evaluate the potential changes in cancer-specific survival (CSS) after reclassification from fifth to sixth edition TNM...
  19. ncbi request reprint Staging systems for follicular thyroid carcinoma: application to 171 consecutive patients treated in a tertiary referral centre
    Brian Hung Hin Lang
    Division of Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Endocr Relat Cancer 14:29-42. 2007
    ..When predictability was measured by PVE, the TNM system was found to have the best predictability and thus, should be the stratification system of choice for FTC in the future...
  20. pmc Staging systems for papillary thyroid carcinoma: a study of 2 tertiary referral centers
    Brian Hung Hin Lang
    From the Division of Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Ann Surg 246:114-21. 2007
    ..To find out the most applicable and consistent staging system for papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC) available in the literature...