Department of Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology



  Hernan Correa, M.D.



Associate Professor

Dept. Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology


  Contact Information



Office Location:

DOT 11219

Phone: 615-936-7819

E-mail:  hernan.correa@vanderbilt.edu


Campus Mail address:

Pediatric Pathology

DOT 9065-Box 3


US Mailing address:

Pediatric Pathology

Vanderbilt Children's Hospital

2200 Chilren's Way, 11219 DOT

Nashville, TN 37232-9065






M.D., Universidad del Valle, Cali, Columbia



Research Keywords



Pediatric Pathology



Research Description








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, 28(10), 700-701, 2006

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, 4, 7, 2006

Spinetti, N, Zavala-Spinetti, L, Hempe, J, Correa, H, B??gu??, RE. Effect of long-term Helicobacter felis infection in a mouse model of streptozotocin-induced diabetes. Helicobacter, 10(6), 586-91, 2005

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, 20(3), 371-80, 2005

Occhipinti, E, Correa, H, Yu, L, Craver, R. Comparison of two new classifications for pediatric myelodysplastic and myeloproliferative disorders. Pediatr Blood Cancer, 44(3), 240-4, 2005

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, 39(12), 1192-200, 2004

Gardner, RV, Velez, MC, Ode, DL, Lee, JW, Correa, H. Gamma/delta T-cell lymphoma as a recurrent complication after transplantation. Leuk Lymphoma, 45(11), 2355-9, 2004

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, 2(1), 6, 2004

Bedoya, A, Garay, J, Sanz??n, 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, 34(3), 206-13, 2003

Ukarapol, N, B??gu??, RE, Hempe, J, Correa, H, G??mez, 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, 185(10), 1463-7, 2002

Helft, DA, Correa, H, Rojas, P, Warrier, RP. Acute lymphocytic leukemia after fulminant varicella associated with severe neutropenia. South Med J, 95(9), 1074-5, 2002

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

Zhang, Z, Correa, H, B??gu??, RE. Tuberculosis and treatment with infliximab. N Engl J Med, 346(8), 623-6, 2002

Collins, SM, Correa, H, Ortenberg, J. Prostatic abscess in the newborn: an unrecognized source of urosepsis. Urology, 57(3), 554, 2001

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, 125(11), 1480-2, 2001

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, 30(1), 43-7, 2000

Shetty, AK, Desselle, BC, Ey, JL, Correa, H, Galen, WK, Gedalia, A. Infantile Henoch-Sch??nlein purpura. Arch Fam Med, 9(6), 553-6, 2000

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, 28(5), 502-5, 1999

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), 38(12), 739-41, 1999

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, 59(4), 637-40, 1998

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, 20(5), 482-5, 1998

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, 17(4), 460-2, 1997

Craver, RD, Correa-Gracian, H, Heinrich, S. Florid reactive periostitis. Hum Pathol, 28(6), 745-7, 1997

Shetty, AK, Correa, H, Udall, J, Schmidt-Sommerfeld, E. Pathological case of the month. Helicobacter pylori gastritis. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med, 151(8), 855-6, 1997

Shetty, AK, Correa, H, Galen, W, Gedalia, A. Pathological case of the month. Childhood sarcoidosis. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med, 151(9), 955-6, 1997

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, 314(5), 279-83, 1997

Kapoor, G, Correa, H, Yu, LC. Essential thrombocythemia in an infant. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol, 18(4), 381-3, 1996

Correa, H. Kikuchi-Fujimoto Disease: An Exuberant Localized T Cell Activation Arrested By Histiocytes. Medscape Womens Health, 1(3), 5, 1996

Craver, RD, Correa, H, Crapanzano, JP, Kumar, SR, Gardner, RV. Renal collecting duct carcinoma in an 8-year-old child. Pediatr Nephrol, 10(1), 29-32, 1996

Gedalia, A, Shetty, AK, Ward, K, Correa, H, Venters, CL, Loe, WA. Abdominal aortic aneurysm associated with childhood sarcoidosis. J Rheumatol, 23(4), 757-9, 1996

Craver, RD, Heinrich, SD, Correa, H, Kao, YS. Trisomy 8 in alveolar soft part sarcoma. Cancer Genet Cytogenet, 81(1), 94-6, 1995

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, 309(4), 226-8, 1995

Craver, RD, Correa, H, Kao, YS, Van Brunt, T, Golladay, ES. Aggressive giant cell fibroblastoma with a balanced 17;22 translocation. Cancer Genet Cytogenet, 80(1), 20-2, 1995

Craver, RD, Correa, H, Kao, Y, Van Brunt, T. Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans with 46,XY,t(X;7) abnormality in a child. Cancer Genet Cytogenet, 80(1), 75-7, 1995

Craver, RD, Correa, H, Hollowell, JG, Warrier, RP. Nephroblastoma and end-stage renal failure with bilateral cystic kidneys. Pediatr Nephrol, 9(2), 182-5, 1995

Khoshoo, V, Alonzo, E, Correa, H, Levine, S, Udall, JN. Pathological case of the month. M??n??trier''s disease with cytomegalovirus gastritis. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med, 148(6), 611-2, 1994