Lee M. Morris, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery, Institute for Academic Medicine
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College


Components separation technique utilizing an intraperitoneal biologic and an onlay lightweight polypropylene mesh: A sandwich technique
Morris, LM & LeBlanc, KA 2013, Hernia, vol 17, no. 1, pp. 45-51. DOI:

Compensatory lung growth in NOS3 knockout mice suggests synthase isoform redundancy
Pokall, S, Maldonado, AR, Klanke, CA, Katayama, S, Morris, LM, Vuletin, JF, Lim, FY & Crombleholme, TM 2012, European Journal of Pediatric Surgery, vol 22, no. 2, pp. 148-156. DOI:

Massive thoracic lipoma: a case report.
Morris, LM & Thurston, RS 2011, The Journal of the Louisiana State Medical Society : official organ of the Louisiana State Medical Society, vol 163, no. 1, pp. 40-42.

Submucosal gland development in the human fetal trachea xenograft model: Implications for fetal gene therapy
Keswani, SG, Le, LD, Morris, LM, Lim, FY, Katz, AB, Ghobril, N, Habli, M, Frischer, JS & Crombleholme, TM 2011, Journal of Pediatric Surgery, vol 46, no. 1, pp. 33-38. DOI:

TdTomato and EGFP identification in histological sections: Insight and alternatives
Morris, LM, Klanke, CA, Lang, SA, Lim, FY & Crombleholme, TM 2010, Biotechnic and Histochemistry, vol 85, no. 6, pp. 379-387. DOI:

Characterization of endothelial progenitor cells mobilization following cutaneous wounding
Morris, LM, Klanke, CA, Lang, SA, Pokall, S, Maldonado, AR, Vuletin, JF, Alaee, D, Keswani, SG, Lim, FY & Crombleholme, TM 2010, Wound Repair and Regeneration, vol 18, no. 4, pp. 383-390. DOI:

Angiogenic nanoscaffold accelerates diabetic wound healing and improves wound tissue strength in DB/DB mice
Balaji, S, Sheikh, AQ, Morris, L, Lim, FY, Crombleholme, TM & Narmoneva, DA 2009, . in Proceedings of the ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference 2009, SBC2009. PART B edn, pp. 1173-1174, 11th ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, SBC2009, Lake Tahoe, CA, United States, 17-21 June. DOI:

Severe micrognathia: Indications for EXIT-to-Airway
Morris, LM, Lim, FY, Elluru, RG, Hopkin, RJ, Jaekle, RK, Polzin, WJ & Crombleholme, TM 2009, Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy, vol 26, no. 3, pp. 162-166. DOI:

Congenital high airway obstruction syndrome due to complete tracheal agenesis: An accident of nature with clues for tracheal development and lessons in management
Vaikunth, SS, Morris, LM, Polzin, W, Gottliebson, W, Lim, FY, Kline-Faith, B & Crombleholme, TM 2009, Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy, vol 26, no. 2, pp. 93-97. DOI:

Phase I study of H5.020CMV.PDGF-ß to treat venous leg ulcer disease
Margolis, DJ, Morris, LM, Papadopoulos, M, Weinberg, L, Filip, JC, Lang, SA, Vaikunth, SS & Crombleholme, TM 2009, Molecular Therapy, vol 17, no. 10, pp. 1822-1829. DOI:

Tuberculous peritonitis: A surgical dilemma
Khan, AR, Morris, LM, Keswani, SG, Khan, IR, Le, L, Lee, WC & Hunt, JP 2009, Southern Medical Journal, vol 102, no. 1, pp. 94-95. DOI:

High-risk fetal congenital pulmonary airway malformations have a variable response to steroids
Morris, LM, Lim, FY, Livingston, JC, Polzin, WJ & Crombleholme, TM 2009, Journal of Pediatric Surgery, vol 44, no. 1, pp. 60-65. DOI:

Ex Utero Intrapartum Treatment Procedure: A Peripartum Management Strategy in Particularly Challenging Cases
Morris, LM, Lim, FY & Crombleholme, TM 2009, Journal of Pediatrics, vol 154, no. 1. DOI:

Characteristics of fatal rollover crashes
Morris, LM 2003, Annals of Emergency Medicine, vol 41, no. 2, pp. 271-272. DOI: