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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

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. 2019 Oct 2; doi: 10.1002/ijc.32693.

PMID:
    31577842
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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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 - in process]
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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 - in process]
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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 - in process]
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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 - in process]
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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
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Risk of Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia 2 or Worse by Cytology, Human Papillomavirus 16/18, and Colposcopy Impression: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.
Silver MI, Andrews J, Cooper CK, Gage JC, Gold MA, Khan MJ, Massad LS, Parvu V, Perkins RB, Schiffman M, Smith KM, Wentzensen N
Obstet Gynecol. 2018 Sep; 132(3)725-735. doi: 10.1097/AOG.0000000000002812.

PMID:
    30095780
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Replacing the Pap Test With Screening Based on Human Papillomavirus Assays.
Massad LS
JAMA. 2018 Jul 3; 320(1)35-37. doi: 10.1001/jama.2018.7911.

PMID:
    29971379
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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In Defense of a Simplified, Practical Colposcopic Terminology.
Khan MJ, Massad LS, Huh WK, Wentzensen N
J Low Genit Tract Dis. 2018 Jul; 22(3)233-234. doi: 10.1097/LGT.0000000000000405.

PMID:
    29794821
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Anticipating the Impact of Human Papillomavirus Vaccination on US Cervical Cancer Prevention Strategies.
Massad LS
J Low Genit Tract Dis. 2018 Apr; 22(2)123-125. doi: 10.1097/LGT.0000000000000385.

PMID:
    29474243
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A prospective study of risk-based colposcopy demonstrates improved detection of cervical precancers.
Wentzensen N, Walker J, Smith K, Gold MA, Zuna R, Massad LS, Liu A, Silver MI, Dunn ST, Schiffman M
Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2018 Jun; 218(6)604.e1-604.e8. doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2018.02.009.

PMID:
    29462629
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Repeating platinum/bevacizumab in recurrent or progressive cervical cancer yields marginal survival benefits.
Zamorano AS, Wan L, Powell MA, Massad LS
Gynecol Oncol Rep. 2017 Nov; 2248-51. doi: 10.1016/j.gore.2017.09.003.

PMID:
    29234709
    [PubMed]
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