Harold "Bo" Lovvorn, III
Faculty Member
Last active: 11/16/2017


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Featured publications are shown below:

  1. Genetic and chromosomal alterations in Kenyan Wilms Tumor. Lovvorn HN, Pierce J, Libes J, Li B, Wei Q, Correa H, Gouffon J, Clark PE, Axt JR, Hansen E, Newton M, O'Neill JA, Kenyan Wilms Tumor Consortium (2015) Genes Chromosomes Cancer 54(11): 702-15
    › Primary publication · 26274016 (PubMed) · PMC4567398 (PubMed Central)
  2. A Murine Model of K-RAS and β-Catenin Induced Renal Tumors Expresses High Levels of E2F1 and Resembles Human Wilms Tumor. Yi Y, Polosukhina D, Love HD, Hembd A, Pickup M, Moses HL, Lovvorn HN, Zent R, Clark PE (2015) J Urol 194(6): 1762-70
    › Primary publication · 25934441 (PubMed) · PMC4782590 (PubMed Central)
  3. Peptide spectra in Wilms tumor that associate with adverse outcomes. Murphy AJ, Pierce J, Seeley EH, Sullivan LM, Ruchelli ED, Nance ML, Caprioli RM, Lovvorn HN (2015) J Surg Res 196(2): 332-8
    › Primary publication · 25868780 (PubMed) · PMC4599776 (PubMed Central)
  4. Neonatal carotid repair at ECMO decannulation: patency rates and early neurologic outcomes. Duggan EM, Maitre N, Zhai A, Krishnamoorthi H, Voskresensky I, Hardison D, Tice J, Pietsch JB, Lovvorn HN (2015) J Pediatr Surg 50(1): 64-8
    › Primary publication · 25598095 (PubMed) · PMC5285515 (PubMed Central)
  5. SIX2 Effects on Wilms Tumor Biology. Pierce J, Murphy AJ, Panzer A, de Caestecker C, Ayers GD, Neblett D, Saito-Diaz K, de Caestecker M, Lovvorn HN (2014) Transl Oncol 7(6): 800-11
    › Primary publication · 25500091 (PubMed) · PMC4311027 (PubMed Central)
  6. Risk factors for abandonment of Wilms tumor therapy in Kenya. Libes J, Oruko O, Abdallah F, Githanga J, Ndung'u J, Musimbi J, Njuguna F, Patel K, White J, Axt JR, O'Neill JA, Shrubsole M, Li M, Lovvorn HN (2015) Pediatr Blood Cancer 62(2): 252-256
    › Primary publication · 25382257 (PubMed) · PMC4425627 (PubMed Central)
  7. Race disparities in peptide profiles of North American and Kenyan Wilms tumor specimens. Libes JM, Seeley EH, Li M, Axt JR, Pierce J, Correa H, Newton M, Hansen E, Judd A, McDonald H, Caprioli RM, Naranjo A, Huff V, O'Neill JA, Lovvorn HN, Kenyan Wilms Tumor Consortium (2014) J Am Coll Surg 218(4): 707-20
    › Primary publication · 24655859 (PubMed) · PMC3964369 (PubMed Central)
  8. Early life establishment of site-specific microbial communities in the gut. Romano-Keeler J, Moore DJ, Wang C, Brucker RM, Fonnesbeck C, Slaughter JC, Li H, Curran DP, Meng S, Correa H, Lovvorn HN, Tang YW, Bordenstein S, George AL, Weitkamp JH (2014) Gut Microbes 5(2): 192-201
    › Primary publication · 24637795 (PubMed) · PMC4063844 (PubMed Central)
  9. CITED1 confers stemness to Wilms tumor and enhances tumorigenic responses when enriched in the nucleus. Murphy AJ, Pierce J, de Caestecker C, Ayers GD, Zhao A, Krebs JR, Saito-Diaz VK, Lee E, Perantoni AO, de Caestecker MP, Lovvorn HN (2014) Oncotarget 5(2): 386-402
    › Primary publication · 24481423 (PubMed) · PMC3964215 (PubMed Central)
  10. The greater benefit on comprehensive general surgery resident education through implementation of a pediatric surgery fellowship. Lovvorn HN, O'Neill JA (2014) J Surg Educ 71(1): 2-3
    › Primary publication · 24411411 (PubMed)
  11. Aberrant activation, nuclear localization, and phosphorylation of Yes-associated protein-1 in the embryonic kidney and Wilms tumor. Murphy AJ, Pierce J, de Caestecker C, Libes J, Neblett D, de Caestecker M, Perantoni AO, Tanigawa S, Anderson JR, Dome JS, Das A, Carroll TJ, Lovvorn HN (2014) Pediatr Blood Cancer 61(2): 198-205
    › Primary publication · 24115727 (PubMed) · PMC3955491 (PubMed Central)
  12. Wilms tumor survival in Kenya. Axt J, Abdallah F, Axt M, Githanga J, Hansen E, Lessan J, Li M, Musimbi J, Mwachiro M, Newton M, Ndung'u J, Njuguna F, Nzioka A, Oruko O, Patel K, Tenge R, Ukoli F, White R, O'Neill JA, Lovvorn HN (2013) J Pediatr Surg 48(6): 1254-62
    › Primary publication · 23845615 (PubMed) · PMC3710438 (PubMed Central)
  13. Imaging analysis of hepatoblastoma resectability across neoadjuvant chemotherapy. Murphy AJ, Ayers GD, Hilmes MA, Mukherjee K, Wilson KJ, Allen WM, Fernandez-Pineda I, Shinall MC, Zhao Z, Furman WL, McCarville MB, Davidoff AM, Lovvorn HN (2013) J Pediatr Surg 48(6): 1239-48
    › Primary publication · 23845613 (PubMed) · PMC3735614 (PubMed Central)
  14. The pediatric surgeon's road to research independence: utility of mentor-based National Institutes of Health grants. King A, Sharma-Crawford I, Shaaban AF, Inge TH, Crombleholme TM, Warner BW, Lovvorn HN, Keswani SG (2013) J Surg Res 184(1): 66-70
    › Primary publication · 23582227 (PubMed)
  15. CITED1 expression in liver development and hepatoblastoma. Murphy AJ, de Caestecker C, Pierce J, Boyle SC, Ayers GD, Zhao Z, Libes JM, Correa H, Walter T, Huppert SS, Perantoni AO, de Caestecker MP, Lovvorn HN (2012) Neoplasia 14(12): 1153-63
    › Primary publication · 23308048 (PubMed) · PMC3540941 (PubMed Central)
  16. Chronic biloma after right hepatectomy for stage IV hepatoblastoma managed with Roux-en-Y biliary cystenterostomy. Murphy AJ, Rauth TP, Lovvorn HN (2012) J Pediatr Surg 47(11): e5-9
    › Primary publication · 23164033 (PubMed) · PMC3505688 (PubMed Central)
  17. Assessing gonadal function after childhood ovarian surgery. Zhai A, Axt J, Hamilton EC, Koehler E, Lovvorn HN (2012) J Pediatr Surg 47(6): 1272-9
    › Primary publication · 22703805 (PubMed) · PMC4148072 (PubMed Central)
  18. SIX2 and CITED1, markers of nephronic progenitor self-renewal, remain active in primitive elements of Wilms' tumor. Murphy AJ, Pierce J, de Caestecker C, Taylor C, Anderson JR, Perantoni AO, de Caestecker MP, Lovvorn HN (2012) J Pediatr Surg 47(6): 1239-49
    › Primary publication · 22703800 (PubMed) · PMC3377935 (PubMed Central)
  19. Race disparities in firearm injuries and outcomes among Tennessee children. Martin CA, Unni P, Landman MP, Feurer ID, McMaster A, Dabrowiak M, Morrow SE, Lovvorn HN (2012) J Pediatr Surg 47(6): 1196-203
    › Primary publication · 22703793 (PubMed)
  20. Associations between pediatric choledochal cysts, biliary atresia, and congenital cardiac anomalies. Murphy AJ, Axt JR, Lovvorn HN (2012) J Surg Res 177(2): e59-63
    › Primary publication · 22572617 (PubMed) · PMC3417077 (PubMed Central)
  21. Volume-outcome effects for children undergoing resection of renal malignancies. Axt JR, Murphy AJ, Arbogast PG, Lovvorn HN (2012) J Surg Res 177(1): e27-33
    › Primary publication · 22541281 (PubMed) · PMC4009168 (PubMed Central)
  22. Concordance of imaging modalities and cost minimization in the diagnosis of pediatric choledochal cysts. Murphy AJ, Axt JR, Crapp SJ, Martin CA, Crane GL, Lovvorn HN (2012) Pediatr Surg Int 28(6): 615-21
    › Primary publication · 22526551 (PubMed) · PMC4158915 (PubMed Central)
  23. Molecular characterization of Wilms' tumor from a resource-constrained region of sub-Saharan Africa. Murphy AJ, Axt JR, de Caestecker C, Pierce J, Correa H, Seeley EH, Caprioli RM, Newton MW, de Caestecker MP, Lovvorn HN (2012) Int J Cancer 131(6): E983-94
    › Primary publication · 22437966 (PubMed) · PMC3402639 (PubMed Central)
  24. Mutational analysis of NOG in esophageal atresia and tracheoesophageal fistula patients. Murphy AJ, Li Y, Pietsch JB, Chiang C, Lovvorn HN (2012) Pediatr Surg Int 28(4): 335-40
    › Primary publication · 22083168 (PubMed) · PMC4148071 (PubMed Central)
  25. Incidence, risk factors, and outcome of pneumatosis intestinalis in pediatric stem cell transplant recipients. Korhonen K, Lovvorn HN, Koyama T, Koehler E, Calder C, Manes B, Evans M, Bruce K, Ho RH, Domm J, Frangoul H (2012) Pediatr Blood Cancer 58(4): 616-20
    › Primary publication · 21721114 (PubMed)
  26. Operative intervention for complete pancreatic transection in children sustaining blunt abdominal trauma: revisiting an organ salvage technique. Borkon MJ, Morrow SE, Koehler EA, Shyr Y, Hilmes MA, Miller RS, Neblett WW, Lovvorn HN (2011) Am Surg 77(5): 612-20
    › Primary publication · 21679597 (PubMed)
  27. Laparoscopic nephron-sparing resection of synchronous Wilms tumors in a case of hyperplastic perilobar nephroblastomatosis. Rauth TP, Slone J, Crane G, Correa H, Friedman DL, Lovvorn HN (2011) J Pediatr Surg 46(5): 983-8
    › Primary publication · 21616266 (PubMed) · PMC3105348 (PubMed Central)
  28. Race disparities in Wilms tumor incidence and biology. Axt J, Murphy AJ, Seeley EH, Martin CA, Taylor C, Pierce J, Caprioli RM, Whiteside M, Lovvorn HN (2011) J Surg Res 170(1): 112-9
    › Primary publication · 21529835 (PubMed) · PMC3150230 (PubMed Central)
  29. Early fascial closure of the damage control abdomen in children. Shinall MC, Mukherjee K, Lovvorn HN (2010) Am Surg 76(5): 497-501
    › Primary publication · 20506879 (PubMed)
  30. Defining hepatoblastoma responsiveness to induction therapy as measured by tumor volume and serum alpha-fetoprotein kinetics. Lovvorn HN, Ayers D, Zhao Z, Hilmes M, Prasad P, Shinall MC, Berch B, Neblett WW, O'Neill JA (2010) J Pediatr Surg 45(1): 121-8; discussion 129
    › Primary publication · 20105591 (PubMed) · PMC2852870 (PubMed Central)
  31. Ciliated hepatic foregut cysts in children. Zaydfudim V, Rosen MJ, Gillis LA, Correa H, Lovvorn HN, Pinson CW, Kelly BS (2010) Pediatr Surg Int 26(7): 753-7
    › Primary publication · 19760201 (PubMed) · PMC3718281 (PubMed Central)
  32. Loss of heterozygosity of succinate dehydrogenase B mutation by direct sequencing in synchronous paragangliomas. Prasad P, Kant JA, Wills M, O'Leary M, Lovvorn H, Yang E (2009) Cancer Genet Cytogenet 192(2): 82-5
    › Primary publication · 19596260 (PubMed) · PMC2927361 (PubMed Central)
  33. Comparing cost and complications of primary and staged surgical repair of neonatally diagnosed Hirschsprung's disease. Shinall MC, Koehler E, Shyr Y, Lovvorn HN (2008) J Pediatr Surg 43(12): 2220-5
    › Primary publication · 19040939 (PubMed)
  34. Synchronous Todani types I and III choledochal cysts in a 10-month-old-infant: type IVb. Lao OB, Stein S, Ely KA, Lovvorn HN (2008) Pediatr Surg Int 24(7): 859-62
    › Primary publication · 18438673 (PubMed)
  35. CITED1 expression in Wilms' tumor and embryonic kidney. Lovvorn HN, Westrup J, Opperman S, Boyle S, Shi G, Anderson J, Perlman EJ, Perantoni AO, Wills M, de Caestecker M (2007) Neoplasia 9(7): 589-600
    › Primary publication · 17710162 (PubMed) · PMC1941694 (PubMed Central)
  36. Wilms' tumorigenesis is altered by misexpression of the transcriptional co-activator, CITED1. Lovvorn HN, Boyle S, Shi G, Shyr Y, Wills ML, Perantoni AO, de Caestecker M (2007) J Pediatr Surg 42(3): 474-81
    › Primary publication · 17336183 (PubMed) · PMC3028602 (PubMed Central)
  37. Laparoscopic repair of traumatic bowel injury in children. Streck CJ, Lobe TE, Pietsch JB, Lovvorn HN (2006) J Pediatr Surg 41(11): 1864-9
    › Primary publication · 17101360 (PubMed)
  38. Serine-phosphorylated STAT1 is a prosurvival factor in Wilms' tumor pathogenesis. Timofeeva OA, Plisov S, Evseev AA, Peng S, Jose-Kampfner M, Lovvorn HN, Dome JS, Perantoni AO (2006) Oncogene 25(58): 7555-64
    › Primary publication · 16799645 (PubMed)
  39. Liver transplantation for childhood hepatic malignancy: a review of the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) database. Austin MT, Leys CM, Feurer ID, Lovvorn HN, O'Neill JA, Pinson CW, Pietsch JB (2006) J Pediatr Surg 41(1): 182-6
    › Primary publication · 16410130 (PubMed)
  40. Elective intestinal operations in infants and children without mechanical bowel preparation: a pilot study. Leys CM, Austin MT, Pietsch JB, Lovvorn HN, Pietsch JB (2005) J Pediatr Surg 40(6): 978-81; discussion 982
    › Primary publication · 15991181 (PubMed)
  41. Extra corporeal membrane oxygenation and plasmapheresis for pulmonary hemorrhage in microscopic polyangiitis. Agarwal HS, Taylor MB, Grzeszczak MJ, Lovvorn HN, Hunley TE, Jabs K, Shankar V (2005) Pediatr Nephrol 20(4): 526-8
    › Primary publication · 15714314 (PubMed)
  42. Congenital diaphragmatic hernia repair on extracorporeal life support: a decade of lessons learned. Austin MT, Lovvorn HN, Feurer ID, Pietsch J, Earl TM, Bartilson R, Neblett WW, Pietsch JB (2004) Am Surg 70(5): 389-95; discussion 395
    › Primary publication · 15156945 (PubMed)
  43. Early experience with needleoscopic inguinal herniorrhaphy in children. Prasad R, Lovvorn HN, Wadie GM, Lobe TE (2003) J Pediatr Surg 38(7): 1055-8
    › Primary publication · 12861538 (PubMed)
  44. An unusual etiology of hypertension in a 5-year-old boy. Menschik D, Lovvorn H, Hill A, Kelly P, Jones DP (2002) Pediatr Nephrol 17(7): 524-6
    › Primary publication · 12172767 (PubMed)
  45. Serum hyaluronan and its association with unfavorable histology and aggressiveness of heterotransplanted Wilms' tumor. Lovvorn HN, Savani RC, Ruchelli E, Cass DL, Adzick NS (2000) J Pediatr Surg 35(7): 1070-8
    › Primary publication · 10917299 (PubMed)
  46. Congenital hyperinsulinism and the surgeon: lessons learned over 35 years. Lovvorn HN, Nance ML, Ferry RJ, Stolte L, Baker L, O'Neill JA, Schnaufer L, Stanley CA, Adzick NS (1999) J Pediatr Surg 34(5): 786-92; discussion 792-3
    › Primary publication · 10359182 (PubMed)
  47. Relative distribution and crosslinking of collagen distinguish fetal from adult sheep wound repair. Lovvorn HN, Cheung DT, Nimni ME, Perelman N, Estes JM, Adzick NS (1999) J Pediatr Surg 34(1): 218-23
    › Primary publication · 10022176 (PubMed)
  48. Hyaluronan receptor expression increases in fetal excisional skin wounds and correlates with fibroplasia. Lovvorn HN, Cass DL, Sylvester KG, Yang EY, Crombleholme TM, Adzick NS, Savani RC (1998) J Pediatr Surg 33(7): 1062-9; discussion 1069-70
    › Primary publication · 9694095 (PubMed)
  49. Ovarian masses in the pediatric patient. Lovvorn HN, Tucci LA, Stafford PW (1998) AORN J 67(3): 568-76; quiz 577, 580-84
    › Primary publication · 9541702 (PubMed)