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L. Stewart Massad Jr., MD

Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Division of Gynecologic Oncology

Specialty Areas

Gynecologic Oncology
Cervical Cancer
Ovarian Cancer
Endometrial Cancer

Board Certifications

Gynecologic Oncology
Obstetrics and Gynecology

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Missouri Baptist Medical Center
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Abnormal Pap Tests, HPV, Colposcopy, Cervical Cancer

  • Location(s)
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Location(s)

Location(s)

Center for Advanced Medicine
Gynecologic Treatment Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: C
Floor: 13
Office Phone: 314-362-3181
Fax: 866-282-1113

Missouri Baptist Medical Center
Building D

3023 N. Ballas Road
Fourth Floor, Suite 450
St. Louis, MO 63131

Suite: 450
Office Phone: 314-996-6075

Education

Education

Fellowship: Gynecologic Oncology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1992
Residency: Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 1989
Medical Degree: Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina 1984
B.A.: Biology, Williams College, Williamstown, Massechusetts 1980

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

FIGO 2018 staging criteria for cervical cancer: Impact on stage migration and survival.
Grigsby PW, Massad LS, Mutch DG, Powell MA, Thaker PH, McCourt C, Hagemann A, Fuh K, Kuroki L, Schwarz JK, Markovina S, Lin AJ, Dehdashti F, Siegel BA
Gynecol Oncol. 2020 Apr 2; pii: S0090-8258(20)30252-3. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2020.03.027.

PMID:
    32248993
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Challenges Associated With Cervical Cancer Screening and Management in Obese Women: A Provider Perspective.
Clarke MA, Massad LS, Khan MJ, Smith KM, Guido RS, Mayeaux EJ Jr, Darragh TM, Huh WK, Johnson AL, Gold MA, Schiffman M, Wentzensen N
J Low Genit Tract Dis. 2020 Apr; 24(2)184-191. doi: 10.1097/LGT.0000000000000506.

PMID:
    32243314
    [PubMed - in process]
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Modified frailty index is predictive of wound complications in obese patients undergoing gynecologic surgery via a midline vertical incision.
Mullen MM, Porcelli BP, Cripe J, Massad LS, Kuroki LM, Novetsky AP, Wan L, Powell MA, Mutch DG, Thaker PH
Gynecol Oncol. 2020 Apr; 157(1)287-292. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2019.11.008.

PMID:
    32001077
    [PubMed - in process]
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Factors influencing residents' interest in gynecologic oncology fellowship.
Palisoul M, Greenwade M, Massad LS, Hagemann A, Powell M, Mutch D, Woolfolk C, Kuroki L
Gynecol Oncol Rep. 2019 Nov; 30100504. doi: 10.1016/j.gore.2019.100504.

PMID:
    31867429
    [PubMed]
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Longitudinal assessment of abnormal Papanicolaou test rates among women with HIV.
Massad LS, Xie X, Minkoff H, Kassaye S, Karim R, Darragh TM, Golub ET, Adimora A, Wingood G, Fischl M, Konkle-Parker D, Strickler HD
AIDS. 2020 Jan 1; 34(1)73-80. doi: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000002388.

PMID:
    31789890
    [PubMed - in process]
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Low rates of cascade genetic testing among families with hereditary gynecologic cancer: An opportunity to improve cancer prevention.
Griffin NE, Buchanan TR, Smith SH, Leon AA, Meyer MF, Liu J, Tabak RG, Fuh KC, Thaker PH, Powell MA, Mutch DG, Massad LS, Colditz GA, Hagemann AR
Gynecol Oncol. 2020 Jan; 156(1)140-146. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2019.11.005.

PMID:
    31780235
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Epidemiological evidence that common HPV types may be common because of their ability to evade immune surveillance: Results from the Women's Interagency HIV study.
Castle PE, Burk RD, Massad LS, Eltoum IE, Hall CB, Hessol NA, Anastos K, Xie X, Minkoff H, Xue X, D'Souza G, Flowers L, Colie C, Rahangdale L, Fischl MA, Palefsky JM, Strickler HD
Int J Cancer. 2020 Jun 15; 146(12)3320-3328. doi: 10.1002/ijc.32693.

PMID:
    31577842
    [PubMed - in process]
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Patients with endometrial cancer continue to lack understanding of their risks for cancer.
Sekhon S, Massad LS, Hagemann AR, Dick R, Leon A, Zamorano AS, Thaker PH, McCourt CK, Mutch DG, Powell MA, Kuroki LM
Gynecol Oncol Rep. 2019 Aug; 29106-110. doi: 10.1016/j.gore.2019.07.013.

PMID:
    31467962
    [PubMed]
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Risk of cervical and vaginal dysplasia after surgery for vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia or cancer: A 6 year follow-up study.
Buchanan TR, Zamorano AS, Massad LS, Liu J, Thaker PH, Powell MA, Mutch DG, Kuroki LM
Gynecol Oncol. 2019 Oct; 155(1)88-92. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2019.07.017.

PMID:
    31375270
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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What Role Should Cytology Play in Cervical Cancer Screening?
Perkins RB, Austin RM, Zhao C, Saslow D, Massad LS
J Low Genit Tract Dis. 2019 Jul; 23(3)205-209. doi: 10.1097/LGT.0000000000000479.

PMID:
    31135652
    [PubMed - in process]
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Do gynecologic oncology patients with severely diminished renal function and urinary tract obstruction benefit from ureteral stenting or percutaneous nephrostomy?
Liang B, Lange SS, Massad LS, Dick R, Mills KA, Hagemann AR, McCourt CK, Thaker PH, Fuh KC, Mutch DG, Powell MA, Kuroki LM
Gynecol Oncol Rep. 2019 May; 28136-140. doi: 10.1016/j.gore.2019.04.007.

PMID:
    31061871
    [PubMed]
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Wound Complication Rates After Vulvar Excisions for Premalignant Lesions.
Mullen MM, Merfeld EC, Palisoul ML, Massad LS, Woolfolk C, Powell MA, Mutch DG, Thaker PH, Hagemann AR, Kuroki LM
Obstet Gynecol. 2019 Apr; 133(4)658-665. doi: 10.1097/AOG.0000000000003185.

PMID:
    30870300
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Continuous epidural infusion in gynecologic oncology patients undergoing exploratory laparotomy: The new standard for decreased postoperative pain and opioid use.
Huepenbecker SP, Cusworth SE, Kuroki LM, Lu P, Samen CDK, Woolfolk C, Deterding R, Wan L, Helsten DL, Bottros M, Mutch DG, Powell MA, Massad LS, Thaker PH
Gynecol Oncol. 2019 May; 153(2)356-361. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2019.02.017.

PMID:
    30798950
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Inpatient management of hypercalcemia portends a poor prognosis among gynecologic oncology patients: A trigger to initiate hospice care?
Cripe JC, Buchanan TR Jr, Wan L, Hagemann AR, McCourt CK, Massad LS, Fuh KC, Mutch DG, Powell MA, Thaker PH, Kuroki LM
Gynecol Oncol Rep. 2019 May; 281-5. doi: 10.1016/j.gore.2019.01.005.

PMID:
    30733991
    [PubMed]
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Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy and Image-Guided Adapted Brachytherapy for Cervix Cancer.
Lin AJ, Kidd E, Dehdashti F, Siegel BA, Mutic S, Thaker PH, Massad LS, Powell MA, Mutch DG, Markovina S, Schwarz J, Grigsby PW
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2019 Apr 1; 103(5)1088-1097. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2018.11.012.

PMID:
    30445171
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Methods of Screening for Cervical Cancer-Reply.
Massad LS
JAMA. 2018 Nov 13; 320(18)1939. doi: 10.1001/jama.2018.13943.

PMID:
    30422191
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Natural History of Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia-2 in HIV-Positive Women of Reproductive Age.
Colie C, Michel KG, Massad LS, Wang C, DʼSouza G, Rahangdale L, Flowers L, Milam J, Palefsky JM, Minkoff H, Strickler HD, Kassaye SG
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2018 Dec 15; 79(5)573-579. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000001865.

PMID:
    30272635
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Methylation of High-Risk Human Papillomavirus Genomes Are Associated with Cervical Precancer in HIV-Positive Women.
Gradissimo A, Lam J, Attonito JD, Palefsky J, Massad LS, Xie X, Eltoum IE, Rahangdale L, Fischl MA, Anastos K, Minkoff H, Xue X, D'Souza G, Flowers LC, Colie C, Shrestha S, Hessol NA, Strickler HD, Burk RD
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2018 Dec; 27(12)1407-1415. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-17-1051.

PMID:
    30237251
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Racial differences in human papilloma virus types amongst United States women with HIV and cervical precancer.
Keller MJ, Burk RD, Massad LS, Eltoum IE, Hessol NA, Anastos K, Xie X, Minkoff H, Xue X, Reimers LL, Kuniholm M, DʼSouza G, Colie C, Aouizerat B, Palefsky JM, Strickler HD
AIDS. 2018 Nov 28; 32(18)2821-2826. doi: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000002005.

PMID:
    30234608
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Prolonged Amenorrhea and Resumption of Menses in Women with HIV.
Cejtin HE, Evans CT, Greenblatt R, Minkoff H, Weber KM, Wright R, Colie C, Golub E, Massad LS
J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2018 Sep 14; doi: 10.1089/jwh.2018.7046.

PMID:
    30222490
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