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H. Henry Lai, MD

Associate Professor, Surgery
Division of Urologic Surgery

Specialty Areas

Urologic Surgery
Urology
Female Urology

Board Certifications


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

Non-invasive electromyographic estimation of motor unit number in the external anal sphincter of the rat.
Zhang C, Munoz A, Lai HH, Boone T, Zhang Y
Neurourol Urodyn. 2017 Sep 8; doi: 10.1002/nau.23313.

PMID:
    28884835
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Sleep Disturbance and Fatigue Are Associated With More Severe Urinary Incontinence and Overactive Bladder Symptoms.
Ge TJ, Vetter J, Lai HH
Urology. 2017 Aug 4; pii: S0090-4295(17)30789-6. doi: 10.1016/j.urology.2017.07.039.

PMID:
    28826875
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Brain signature and functional impact of centralized pain: a multidisciplinary approach to the study of chronic pelvic pain (MAPP) network study.
Kutch JJ, Ichesco E, Hampson JP, Labus JS, Farmer MA, Martucci KT, Ness TJ, Deutsch G, Apkarian AV, Mackey SC, Klumpp DJ, Schaeffer AJ, Rodriguez LV, Kreder KJ, Buchwald D, Andriole GL, Lai HH, Mullins C, Kusek JW, Landis JR, Mayer EA, Clemens JQ, Clauw DJ, Harris RE, MAPP Research Network.
Pain. 2017 Oct; 158(10)1979-1991. doi: 10.1097/j.pain.0000000000001001.

PMID:
    28692006
    [PubMed - in process]
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Anti-vascular endothelial growth factor treatment decreases bladder pain in cyclophosphamide cystitis: a Multidisciplinary Approach to the Study of Chronic Pelvic Pain (MAPP) Research Network animal model study.
Lai HH, Shen B, Vijairania P, Zhang X, Vogt SK, Gereau RW 4th
BJU Int. 2017 Jun 5; doi: 10.1111/bju.13924.

PMID:
    28581681
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Clinical and Psychosocial Predictors of Urological Chronic Pelvic Pain Symptom Change in 1 Year: A Prospective Study from the MAPP Research Network.
Naliboff BD, Stephens AJ, Lai HH, Griffith JW, Clemens JQ, Lutgendorf S, Rodriguez LV, Newcomb C, Sutcliffe S, Guo W, Kusek JW, Landis JR, MAPP Research Network.
J Urol. 2017 Oct; 198(4)848-857. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2017.05.065.

PMID:
    28528930
    [PubMed - in process]
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Antiferroquadrupolar Order and Rotational Symmetry Breaking in a Generalized Bilinear-Biquadratic Model on a Square Lattice.
Lai HH, Hu WJ, Nica EM, Yu R, Si Q
Phys Rev Lett. 2017 Apr 28; 118(17)176401. doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.118.176401.

PMID:
    28498700
    [PubMed - in process]
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Evidence for the Impact of Diet, Fluid Intake, Caffeine, Alcohol and Tobacco on Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms: A Systematic Review.
Bradley CS, Erickson BA, Messersmith EE, Pelletier-Cameron A, Lai HH, Kreder KJ, Yang CC, Merion RM, Bavendam TG, Kirkali Z, Symptoms of Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction Research Network (LURN).
J Urol. 2017 May 4; pii: S0022-5347(17)59390-8. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2017.04.097.

PMID:
    28479236
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Identification of mosaic and segmental aneuploidies by next-generation sequencing in preimplantation genetic screening can improve clinical outcomes compared to array-comparative genomic hybridization.
Lai HH, Chuang TH, Wong LK, Lee MJ, Hsieh CL, Wang HL, Chen SU
Mol Cytogenet. 2017; 1014. doi: 10.1186/s13039-017-0315-7.

PMID:
    28450889
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Characterization of Whole Body Pain in Urological Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome at Baseline: A MAPP Research Network Study.
Lai HH, Jemielita T, Sutcliffe S, Bradley CS, Naliboff B, Williams DA, Gereau RW 4th, Kreder K, Clemens JQ, Rodriguez LV, Krieger JN, Farrar JT, Robinson N, Landis JR, MAPP Research Network.
J Urol. 2017 Sep; 198(3)622-631. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2017.03.132.

PMID:
    28373134
    [PubMed - in process]
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Development and validation of a 36-gene sequencing assay for hereditary cancer risk assessment.
Vysotskaia VS, Hogan GJ, Gould GM, Wang X, Robertson AD, Haas KR, Theilmann MR, Spurka L, Grauman PV, Lai HH, Jeon D, Haliburton G, Leggett M, Chu CS, Iori K, Maguire JR, Ready K, Evans EA, Kang HP, Haque IS
PeerJ. 2017; 5e3046. doi: 10.7717/peerj.3046.

PMID:
    28243543
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Association of Body Mass Index with Timing of Death during Tuberculosis Treatment.
Lai HH, Lai YJ, Yen YF
PLoS One. 2017; 12(1)e0170104. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0170104.

PMID:
    28085951
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Symptom Variability and Early Symptom Regression in the MAPP Study: A Prospective Study of Urological Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome.
Stephens-Shields AJ, Clemens JQ, Jemielita T, Farrar J, Sutcliffe S, Hou X, Landis JR, MAPP Research Network.
J Urol. 2016 Nov; 196(5)1450-1455. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2016.04.070.

PMID:
    27131464
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The relationship between depression and overactive bladder/urinary incontinence symptoms in the clinical OAB population.
Lai HH, Shen B, Rawal A, Vetter J
BMC Urol. 2016 Oct 6; 16(1)60.

PMID:
    27716241
    [PubMed - in process]
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A novel application of E1A in combination therapy with EGFR-TKI treatment in breast cancer.
Su CM, Chang TY, Hsu HP, Lai HH, Li JN, Lyu YJ, Kuo KT, Huang MT, Su JL, Chen PS
Oncotarget. 2016 Sep 27; 7(39)63924-63936. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.11737.

PMID:
    27590506
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The Relationship Between Anxiety and Overactive Bladder or Urinary Incontinence Symptoms in the Clinical Population.
Lai HH, Rawal A, Shen B, Vetter J
Urology. 2016 Dec; 9850-57. doi: 10.1016/j.urology.2016.07.013.

PMID:
    27450939
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Urinary Metabolomics Identifies a Molecular Correlate of Interstitial Cystitis/Bladder Pain Syndrome in a Multidisciplinary Approach to the Study of Chronic Pelvic Pain (MAPP) Research Network Cohort.
Parker KS, Crowley JR, Stephens-Shields AJ, van Bokhoven A, Lucia MS, Lai HH, Andriole GL, Hooton TM, Mullins C, Henderson JP
EBioMedicine. 2016 May; 7167-74. doi: 10.1016/j.ebiom.2016.03.040.

PMID:
    27322470
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A new classification of mandibular asymmetry and evaluation of surgical-orthodontic treatment outcomes in Class III malocclusion.
Chen YJ, Yao CC, Chang ZC, Lai HH, Lu SC, Kok SH
J Craniomaxillofac Surg. 2016 Jun; 44(6)676-83. doi: 10.1016/j.jcms.2016.03.011.

PMID:
    27107473
    [PubMed - in process]
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A Patient Friendly Corifollitropin Alfa Protocol without Routine Pituitary Suppression in Normal Responders.
Wang HL, Lai HH, Chuang TH, Shih YW, Huang SC, Lee MJ, Chen SU
PLoS One. 2016; 11(4)e0154123. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0154123.

PMID:
    27100388
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A multiplexed analysis approach identifies new association of inflammatory proteins in patients with overactive bladder.
Ma E, Vetter J, Bliss L, Lai HH, Mysorekar IU, Jain S
Am J Physiol Renal Physiol. 2016 Jul 1; 311(1)F28-34. doi: 10.1152/ajprenal.00580.2015.

PMID:
    27029431
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Bladder Distension Increases Blood Flow in Pain Related Brain Structures in Subjects with Interstitial Cystitis.
Deutsch G, Deshpande H, Frölich MA, Lai HH, Ness TJ
J Urol. 2016 Sep; 196(3)902-10. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2016.03.135.

PMID:
    27018508
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