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H. Henry Lai, MD

Associate Professor, Surgery
Division of Urologic Surgery

Specialty Areas

Urologic Surgery
Urology
Female Urology

Board Certifications

Urology
Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Dr. Lai’s areas of expertise include: urodynamics, male and female urinary incontinence, vaginal prolapse (cystocele, rectocele, enterocele, vaginal vault prolapse), overactive bladder, neurogenic bladder, prosthetic surgery, neuromodulation, male and female voiding dysfunction, bladder substitution and urinary diversion, urethral diverticulum, urinary fistula, and interstitial cystitis.

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  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Center for Advanced Medicine

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: C
Floor: 11
Office Phone: 314-454-8149
Additional Phone: 314-362-8200
Fax: 314-454-5244

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
Medical Building One

1040 N. Mason Road
Creve Coeur, MO 63141

Office Phone: 314-362-8200
Fax: 314-361-2203

Education

Education

Fellowship: Neurourology, Urodynamics and Female Urology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 2007
Residency: Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 2005
Medical Degree: Cornell University Medical College, New York, NY 1999

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

TARBP2-mediated destabilization of Nanog overcomes sorafenib resistance in hepatocellular carcinoma.
Lai HH, Li CW, Hong CC, Sun HY, Chiu CF, Ou DL, Chen PS
Mol Oncol. 2019 Jan 18; doi: 10.1002/1878-0261.12449.

PMID:
    30657254
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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A wireless closed-loop system for optogenetic peripheral neuromodulation.
Mickle AD, Won SM, Noh KN, Yoon J, Meacham KW, Xue Y, McIlvried LA, Copits BA, Samineni VK, Crawford KE, Kim DH, Srivastava P, Kim BH, Min S, Shiuan Y, Yun Y, Payne MA, Zhang J, Jang H, Li Y, Lai HH, Huang Y, Park SI, Gereau RW 4th, Rogers JA
Nature. 2019 Jan; 565(7739)361-365. doi: 10.1038/s41586-018-0823-6.

PMID:
    30602791
    [PubMed - in process]
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Urologic chronic pelvic pain syndrome: insights from the MAPP Research Network.
Clemens JQ, Mullins C, Ackerman AL, Bavendam T, van Bokhoven A, Ellingson BM, Harte SE, Kutch JJ, Lai HH, Martucci KT, Moldwin R, Naliboff BD, Pontari MA, Sutcliffe S, Landis JR, MAPP Research Network Study Group.
Nat Rev Urol. 2018 Dec 18; doi: 10.1038/s41585-018-0135-5.

PMID:
    30560936
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Human Immunodeficiency Virus Increases the Risk of Incident Heart Failure.
Yen YF, Ko MC, Yen MY, Hu BS, Wang TH, Chuang PH, Lai HH, Chen CC, Deng CY
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2018 Nov 20; doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000001917.

PMID:
    30531301
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Symptom Duration in Patients With Urologic Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome is not Associated With Pain Severity, Nonurologic Syndromes and Mental Health Symptoms: A Multidisciplinary Approach to the Study of Chronic Pelvic Pain Network Study.
Rodríguez LV, Stephens AJ, Clemens JQ, Buchwald D, Yang C, Lai HH, Krieger JN, Newcomb C, Bradley CS, Naliboff B, MAPP Research Network.
Urology. 2018 Nov 16; pii: S0090-4295(18)31206-8. doi: 10.1016/j.urology.2018.11.015.

PMID:
    30452963
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Anisotropic Pinning-Effect of Inclusions in Mg-Based Low-Carbon Steel.
Lin CK, Lai HH, Su YF, Lin GR, Hwang WS, Kuo JC
Materials (Basel). 2018 Nov 11; 11(11)pii: E2241. doi: 10.3390/ma11112241.

PMID:
    30423884
    [PubMed]
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Relationship Between Central Obesity, General Obesity, Overactive Bladder Syndrome and Urinary Incontinence Among Male and Female Patients Seeking Care for Their Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms.
Lai HH, Helmuth ME, Smith AR, Wiseman JB, Gillespie BW, Kirkali Z, Symptoms of Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction Research Network (LURN).
Urology. 2019 Jan; 12334-43. doi: 10.1016/j.urology.2018.09.012.

PMID:
    30393054
    [PubMed - in process]
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Concordance between different trophectoderm biopsy sites and the inner cell mass of chromosomal composition measured with a next-generation sequencing platform.
Chuang TH, Hsieh JY, Lee MJ, Lai HH, Hsieh CL, Wang HL, Chang YJ, Chen SU
Mol Hum Reprod. 2018 Dec 1; 24(12)593-601. doi: 10.1093/molehr/gay043.

PMID:
    30371814
    [PubMed - in process]
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Role of Dicer in regulating oxaliplatin resistance of colon cancer cells.
Lai HH, Lin LJ, Hung LY, Chen PS
Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2018 Nov 17; 506(1)87-93. doi: 10.1016/j.bbrc.2018.10.071.

PMID:
    30336979
    [PubMed - in process]
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Dual mechanism of DICER downregulation facilitates cancer metastasis.
Lai HH, Chen PS
Mol Cell Oncol. 2018; 5(5)e1472056. doi: 10.1080/23723556.2018.1472056.

PMID:
    30263941
    [PubMed]
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Symptomatic overlap in overactive bladder and interstitial cystitis/bladder pain syndrome: development of a new algorithm.
Ackerman AL, Lai HH, Parameshwar PS, Eilber KS, Anger JT
BJU Int. 2018 Sep 25; doi: 10.1111/bju.14568.

PMID:
    30253040
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The LURN Research Network Neuroimaging and Sensory Testing (NIST) Study: Design, protocols, and operations.
Lai HH, Naliboff B, Liu AB, Amundsen CL, Shimony JS, Magnotta VA, Shaffer JJ, Gilliam RL, Wiseman JB, Helmuth ME, Andreev VP, Kirkali Z, Harte SE, LURN Study Group.
Contemp Clin Trials. 2018 Nov; 7476-87. doi: 10.1016/j.cct.2018.09.010.

PMID:
    30248454
    [PubMed - in process]
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Comparison of urologic and non-urologic presentation in interstitial cystitis/bladder pain syndrome patients with and without Hunner lesions.
Van Moh F, Vetter J, Lai HH
Neurourol Urodyn. 2018 Nov; 37(8)2911-2918. doi: 10.1002/nau.23812.

PMID:
    30187950
    [PubMed - in process]
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Editorial Comment.
Lai HH
J Urol. 2018 Dec; 200(6)1337. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2018.06.089.

PMID:
    30170095
    [PubMed - in process]
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Symptom Based Clustering of Women in the LURN Observational Cohort Study.
Andreev VP, Liu G, Yang CC, Smith AR, Helmuth ME, Wiseman JB, Merion RM, Weinfurt KP, Cameron AP, Lai HH, Cella D, Gillespie BW, Helfand BT, Griffith JW, DeLancey JOL, Fraser MO, Clemens JQ, Kirkali Z, LURN Study Group.
J Urol. 2018 Dec; 200(6)1323-1331. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2018.06.068.

PMID:
    29990467
    [PubMed - in process]
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Renal Cell Carcinoma, Unclassified with Medullary Phenotype and Synchronous Renal Clear Cell Carcinoma Present in a Patient with No Sickle Cell Trait/Disease: Diagnostic and Therapeutic Challenges.
Lai JZ, Lai HH, Cao D
Anticancer Res. 2018 Jun; 38(6)3757-3761. doi: 10.21873/anticanres.12657.

PMID:
    29848739
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Validation of an Expanded Carrier Screen that Optimizes Sensitivity via Full-Exon Sequencing and Panel-wide Copy Number Variant Identification.
Hogan GJ, Vysotskaia VS, Beauchamp KA, Seisenberger S, Grauman PV, Haas KR, Hong SH, Jeon D, Kash S, Lai HH, Melroy LM, Theilmann MR, Chu CS, Iori K, Maguire JR, Evans EA, Haque IS, Mar-Heyming R, Kang HP, Muzzey D
Clin Chem. 2018 Jul; 64(7)1063-1073. doi: 10.1373/clinchem.2018.286823.

PMID:
    29760218
    [PubMed - in process]
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Mental Health, Sleep and Physical Function in Treatment Seeking Women with Urinary Incontinence.
Siddiqui NY, Wiseman JB, Cella D, Bradley CS, Lai HH, Helmuth ME, Smith AR, Griffith JW, Amundsen CL, Kenton KS, Clemens JQ, Kreder KJ, Merion RM, Kirkali Z, Kusek JW, Cameron AP, LURN.
J Urol. 2018 Oct; 200(4)848-855. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2018.04.076.

PMID:
    29730202
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Bowel function, sexual function, and symptoms of pelvic organ prolapse in women with and without urinary incontinence.
Cameron AP, Smith AR, Lai HH, Bradley CS, Liu AB, Merion RM, Gillespie BW, Amundsen CL, Cella D, Griffith JW, Wiseman JB, Kreder KJ, Kenton KS, Helmuth ME, Fraser MO, Clemens JQ, Kirkali Z, Kusek JW, Siddiqui NY, LURN Study Group.
Neurourol Urodyn. 2018 Nov; 37(8)2586-2596. doi: 10.1002/nau.23587.

PMID:
    29635702
    [PubMed - in process]
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Prevalence and Characteristics of Urinary Incontinence in a Treatment Seeking Male Prospective Cohort: Results from the LURN Study.
Helfand BT, Smith AR, Lai HH, Yang CC, Gore JL, Erickson BA, Kreder KJ, Cameron AP, Weinfurt KP, Griffith JW, Lentz A, Talaty P, Andreev VP, Kirkali Z, LURN.
J Urol. 2018 Aug; 200(2)397-404. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2018.02.075.

PMID:
    29477718
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