Hernan Correa, M.D.

Associate Professor

Faculty Appointments
Associate Professor of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology
M.D., Universidad del Valle, Cali, Colombia
Office Address
Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt
11219 Doctor's Office Tower
2200 Children's Way
Nashville, TN 37232-9065
Research Keywords
Pediatric Pathology
Occhipinti E, Correa H, Yu L, Craver R. Inclusion of secondary chronic myelomonocytic leukemia and myeloproliferative disease, unclassifiable, in classification of pediatric myeloproliferative disorders. J. Pediatr. Hematol. Oncol. 2006 Oct; 28(10): 700-1. PMID: 17023836, PII: 00043426-200610000-00016, DOI: 10.1097/01.mph.0000243643.13369.63, ISSN: 1077-4114.

Davis-Jackson R, Correa H, Horswell R, Sadowska-Krowicka H, McDonough K, Debata C, Gardner R, Penn D. Antithrombin III (AT) and recombinant tissue plasminogen activator (R-TPA) used singly and in combination versus supportive care for treatment of endotoxin-induced disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) in the neonatal pig. Thromb J. 2006; 4: 7. PMID: 16707024, PMCID: PMC1533804, PII: 1477-9560-4-7, DOI: 10.1186/1477-9560-4-7, ISSN: 1477-9560.

Spinetti N, Zavala-Spinetti L, Hempe J, Correa H, Bégué RE. Effect of long-term Helicobacter felis infection in a mouse model of streptozotocin-induced diabetes. Helicobacter. 2005 Dec; 10(6): 586-91. PMID: 16302984, PII: HEL362, DOI: 10.1111/j.1523-5378.2005.00362.x, ISSN: 1083-4389.

Mannick EE, Cote RL, Schurr JR, Krowicka HS, Sloop GD, Zapata-Velandia A, Correa H, Ruiz B, Horswell R, Lentz JJ, Byrne P, Gastanaduy MM, Hornick CA, Liu Z. Altered phenotype of dextran sulfate sodium colitis in interferon regulatory factor-1 knock-out mice. J. Gastroenterol. Hepatol. 2005 Mar; 20(3): 371-80. PMID: 15740479, PII: JGH3573, DOI: 10.1111/j.1440-1746.2005.03573.x, ISSN: 0815-9319.

Occhipinti E, Correa H, Yu L, Craver R. Comparison of two new classifications for pediatric myelodysplastic and myeloproliferative disorders. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2005 Mar; 44(3): 240-4. PMID: 15368549, DOI: 10.1002/pbc.20174, ISSN: 1545-5009.

Mannick EE, Schurr JR, Zapata A, Lentz JJ, Gastanaduy M, Cote RL, Delgado A, Correa P, Correa H. Gene expression in gastric biopsies from patients infected with Helicobacter pylori. Scand. J. Gastroenterol. 2004 Dec; 39(12): 1192-200. PMID: 15742995, ISSN: 0036-5521.

Gardner RV, Velez MC, Ode DL, Lee JW, Correa H. Gamma/delta T-cell lymphoma as a recurrent complication after transplantation. Leuk. Lymphoma. 2004 Nov; 45(11): 2355-9. PMID: 15512831, PII: 48AADVFHJJ46V1QQ, DOI: 10.1080/10428190412331283215, ISSN: 1042-8194.

Zapata-Velandia A, Ng SS, Brennan RF, Simonsen NR, Gastanaduy M, Zabaleta J, Lentz JJ, Craver RD, Correa H, Delgado A, Pitts AL, Himel JR, Udall JN, Schmidt-Sommerfeld E, Brown RF, Athas GB, Keats BB, Mannick EE. Association of the T allele of an intronic single nucleotide polymorphism in the colony stimulating factor 1 receptor with Crohn's disease: a case-control study. J Immune Based Ther Vaccines. 2004 May 5/14/2004; 2(1): 6. PMID: 15144560, PMCID: PMC428583, PII: 1476-8518-2-6, DOI: 10.1186/1476-8518-2-6, ISSN: 1476-8518.

Bedoya A, Garay J, Sanzón F, Bravo LE, Bravo JC, Correa H, Craver R, Fontham E, Du JX, Correa P. Histopathology of gastritis in Helicobacter pylori-infected children from populations at high and low gastric cancer risk. Hum. Pathol. 2003 Mar; 34(3): 206-13. PMID: 12673553, PII: S0046817702297439, DOI: 10.1053/hupa.2003.43, ISSN: 0046-8177.

Helft DA, Correa H, Rojas P, Warrier RP. Acute lymphocytic leukemia after fulminant varicella associated with severe neutropenia. South. Med. J. 2002 Sep; 95(9): 1074-5. PMID: 12356115, ISSN: 0038-4348.

Ukarapol N, Bégué RE, Hempe J, Correa H, Gómez R, Vargas A. Association between Helicobacter felis-induced gastritis and elevated glycated hemoglobin levels in a mouse model of type 1 diabetes. J. Infect. Dis [print-electronic]. 2002 May 5/15/2002; 185(10): 1463-7. PMID: 11992282, PII: JID011307, DOI: 10.1086/340211, ISSN: 0022-1899.

Zhang Z, Correa H, Bégué RE. Tuberculosis and treatment with infliximab. N. Engl. J. Med. 2002 Feb 2/21/2002; 346(8): 623-6. PMID: 11859880, ISSN: 1533-4406.

Williams W, Craver RD, Correa H, Velez M, Gardner RV. Use of 2-chlorodeoxyadenosine to treat infantile myofibromatosis. J. Pediatr. Hematol. Oncol. 2002 Jan; 24(1): 59-63. PMID: 11902743, ISSN: 1077-4114.

Craver RD, Scheer WD, Correa H, Vehaskari VM, Yu LC. Hodgkin lymphoma in a renal transplant recipient associated with low peripheral blood Epstein-Barr virus genome copies. Arch. Pathol. Lab. Med. 2001 Nov; 125(11): 1480-2. PMID: 11698007, DOI: 10.1043/0003-9985(2001)125<1480:HLIART>2.0.CO;2, ISSN: 0003-9985.

Collins SM, Correa H, Ortenberg J. Prostatic abscess in the newborn: an unrecognized source of urosepsis. Urology. 2001 Mar; 57(3): 554. PMID: 11248640, PII: S0090-4295(00)01069-4, ISSN: 1527-9995.

Shetty AK, Desselle BC, Ey JL, Correa H, Galen WK, Gedalia A. Infantile Henoch-Schönlein purpura. Arch Fam Med. 2000 Jun; 9(6): 553-6. PMID: 10862218, ISSN: 1063-3987.

Clavell M, Correa-Gracian H, Liu Z, Craver R, Brown R, Schmidt-Sommerfeld E, Udall J, Delgado A, Mannick E. Detection of interferon regulatory factor-1 in lamina propria mononuclear cells in Crohn's disease. J. Pediatr. Gastroenterol. Nutr. 2000 Jan; 30(1): 43-7. PMID: 10630438, ISSN: 0277-2116.

Clavell M, Barkemeyer B, Martinez B, Craver R, Correa H, Gohd R, Schmidt-Sommerfeld E. Severe hepatitis in a newborn with coxsackievirus B5 infection. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 1999 Dec; 38(12): 739-41. PMID: 10618768, ISSN: 0009-9228.

Udall JN, Hempe JM, Schmidt-Sommerfeld E, Scheer WD, Mannick E, Blecker U, Correa H. Longitudinal analysis of plasma cytomegalovirus DNA in a child with Crohn's disease and cytomegalovirus gastroenteritis. J. Pediatr. Gastroenterol. Nutr. 1999 May; 28(5): 502-5. PMID: 10328126, ISSN: 0277-2116.

Begue RE, Gonzales JL, Correa-Gracian H, Tang SC. Dietary risk factors associated with the transmission of Helicobacter pylori in Lima, Peru. Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. 1998 Oct; 59(4): 637-40. PMID: 9790444, ISSN: 0002-9637.

Sathiapalan RK, Velez MC, McWhorter ME, Irwin K, Correa H, Baliga R, Warrier RP. Focal segmental glomerulosclerosis in children with acute lymphocytic leukemia: case reports and review of literature. J. Pediatr. Hematol. Oncol. 1998 Sep; 20(5): 482-5. PMID: 9787325, ISSN: 1077-4114.

Begue RE, Gonzales JL, Correa-Gracian H, Tang SC. Helicobacter pylori infection in children with abdominal ailments in a developing country. Am. J. Med. Sci. 1997 Nov; 314(5): 279-83. PMID: 9365327, ISSN: 0002-9629.

Shetty AK, Correa H, Galen W, Gedalia A. Pathological case of the month. Childhood sarcoidosis. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 1997 Sep; 151(9): 955-6. PMID: 9308878, ISSN: 1072-4710.

Shetty AK, Correa H, Udall J, Schmidt-Sommerfeld E. Pathological case of the month. Helicobacter pylori gastritis. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 1997 Aug; 151(8): 855-6. PMID: 9265894, ISSN: 1072-4710.

Gedalia A, Shetty AK, Ward KJ, Correa H, Heinrich S. Role of MRI in diagnosis of childhood sarcoidosis with fever of unknown origin. J Pediatr Orthop. 1997 Jul; 17(4): 460-2. PMID: 9364383, ISSN: 0271-6798.

Craver RD, Correa-Gracian H, Heinrich S. Florid reactive periostitis. Hum. Pathol. 1997 Jun; 28(6): 745-7. PMID: 9191011, ISSN: 0046-8177.

Kapoor G, Correa H, Yu LC. Essential thrombocythemia in an infant. J. Pediatr. Hematol. Oncol. 1996 Nov; 18(4): 381-3. PMID: 8888746, ISSN: 1077-4114.

Gedalia A, Shetty AK, Ward K, Correa H, Venters CL, Loe WA. Abdominal aortic aneurysm associated with childhood sarcoidosis. J. Rheumatol. 1996 Apr; 23(4): 757-9. PMID: 8730140, ISSN: 0315-162X.

Correa H. Kikuchi-Fujimoto Disease: An Exuberant Localized T Cell Activation Arrested By Histiocytes?. Medscape Womens Health. 1996 Mar; 1(3): 5. PMID: 9746622, PII: wh1701, ISSN: 1521-2076.

Craver RD, Correa H, Crapanzano JP, Kumar SR, Gardner RV. Renal collecting duct carcinoma in an 8-year-old child. Pediatr. Nephrol. 1996 Feb; 10(1): 29-32. PMID: 8611351, ISSN: 0931-041X.

Craver RD, Heinrich SD, Correa H, Kao YS. Trisomy 8 in alveolar soft part sarcoma. Cancer Genet. Cytogenet. 1995 May; 81(1): 94-6. PMID: 7773967, PII: S0165460899800028, ISSN: 0165-4608.

Gedalia A, Correa H, Kaiser M, Sorensen R. Case report: steroid sparing effect of intravenous gamma globulin in a child with necrotizing vasculitis. Am. J. Med. Sci. 1995 Apr; 309(4): 226-8. PMID: 7900746, ISSN: 0002-9629.

Craver RD, Correa H, Hollowell JG, Warrier RP. Nephroblastoma and end-stage renal failure with bilateral cystic kidneys. Pediatr. Nephrol. 1995 Apr; 9(2): 182-5. PMID: 7794714, ISSN: 0931-041X.

Craver RD, Correa H, Kao Y, Van Brunt T. Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans with 46,XY,t(X;7) abnormality in a child. Cancer Genet. Cytogenet. 1995 Mar; 80(1): 75-7. PMID: 7697639, PII: 016546089593814E, ISSN: 0165-4608.

Craver RD, Correa H, Kao YS, Van Brunt T, Golladay ES. Aggressive giant cell fibroblastoma with a balanced 17;22 translocation. Cancer Genet. Cytogenet. 1995 Mar; 80(1): 20-2. PMID: 7697628, PII: 0165460894001522, ISSN: 0165-4608.

Khoshoo V, Alonzo E, Correa H, Levine S, Udall JN. Pathological case of the month. Ménétrier's disease with cytomegalovirus gastritis. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 1994 Jun; 148(6): 611-2. PMID: 8193687, ISSN: 1072-4710.