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Faculty Physicians

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

Areas of Clinical Interest

Abnormal Pap Tests, HPV, Colposcopy, Cervical Cancer, Uterine/Endometrial Cancer, Ovarian Cancer, Vulvar Cancer, Trophoblastic Disease, Ovarian Cysts, Endometrial Hyperplasia

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  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Center for Advanced Medicine
Gynecologic Treatment Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: C
Floor: 13
Office Phone: 314-362-3181
Fax: 314-362-8644

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

Association of cervical precancer with human papillomavirus types other than 16 among HIV co-infected women.
Massad LS, Xie X, Burk RD, D'Souza G, Darragh TM, Minkoff H, Colie C, Burian P, Palefsky J, Atrio J, Strickler HD
Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2015 Nov 13; pii: S0002-9378(15)01200-4. doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2015.09.086.

PMID:
    26433170
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Cervical Precancer Risk in HIV-Infected Women Who Test Positive for Oncogenic Human Papillomavirus Despite a Normal Pap Test.
Keller MJ, Burk RD, Massad LS, Eltoum IE, Hessol NA, Castle PE, Anastos K, Xie X, Minkoff H, Xue X, D'Souza G, Flowers L, Levine AM, Colie C, Rahangdale L, Fischl MA, Palefsky JM, Strickler HD
Clin Infect Dis. 2015 Nov 15; 61(10)1573-81. doi: 10.1093/cid/civ569.

PMID:
    26187020
    [PubMed - in process]
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Oral Lopinavir Use and Human Papillomavirus Infection in HIV-Positive Women.
Lahiri CD, Dugan KB, Xie X, Reimers L, Burk RD, Anastos K, Massad LS, Eltoum IE, Xue X, DʼSouza G, Flowers L, Palefsky JM, Rahangdale L, Strickler HD, Ofotokun I
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2015 Oct 1; 70(2)e63-6. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000000752.

PMID:
    26181819
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Selecting Patients for Endocervical Curettage.
Massad LS
J Low Genit Tract Dis. 2015 Oct; 19(4)271-2. doi: 10.1097/LGT.0000000000000130.

PMID:
    26125095
    [PubMed - in process]
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Awareness of the association between obesity and peri-operative risk among newly diagnosed patients with complex atypical hyperplasia and endometrial cancer.
Kuroki LM, Benn TE, Dukes JL, Hagemann AR, Thaker PH, Powell MA, Mutch DG, Massad LS, Zighelboim I
Gynecol Oncol Rep. 2015 Apr; 1241-44.

PMID:
    25995994
    [PubMed]
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Changes in knowledge of cervical cancer following introduction of human papillomavirus vaccine among women at high risk for cervical cancer.
Massad LS, Evans CT, Weber KM, D'Souza G, Hessol NA, Wright RL, Colie C, Strickler HD, Wilson TE
Gynecol Oncol Rep. 2015 Apr 1; 1237-40.

PMID:
    25870859
    [PubMed]
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Use of primary high-risk human papillomavirus testing for cervical cancer screening: interim clinical guidance.
Huh WK, Ault KA, Chelmow D, Davey DD, Goulart RA, Garcia FA, Kinney WK, Massad LS, Mayeaux EJ, Saslow D, Schiffman M, Wentzensen N, Lawson HW, Einstein MH
Gynecol Oncol. 2015 Feb; 136(2)178-82. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2014.12.022.

PMID:
    25579107
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Use of primary high-risk human papillomavirus testing for cervical cancer screening: interim clinical guidance.
Huh WK, Ault KA, Chelmow D, Davey DD, Goulart RA, Garcia FA, Kinney WK, Massad LS, Mayeaux EJ, Saslow D, Schiffman M, Wentzensen N, Lawson HW, Einstein MH
J Low Genit Tract Dis. 2015 Apr; 19(2)91-6. doi: 10.1097/LGT.0000000000000103.

PMID:
    25574659
    [PubMed - in process]
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Use of primary high-risk human papillomavirus testing for cervical cancer screening: interim clinical guidance.
Huh WK, Ault KA, Chelmow D, Davey DD, Goulart RA, Garcia FA, Kinney WK, Massad LS, Mayeaux EJ, Saslow D, Schiffman M, Wentzensen N, Lawson HW, Einstein MH
Obstet Gynecol. 2015 Feb; 125(2)330-7. doi: 10.1097/AOG.0000000000000669.

PMID:
    25569009
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Incidence of cervical precancers among HIV-seropositive women.
Massad LS, Xie X, D'Souza G, Darragh TM, Minkoff H, Wright R, Colie C, Sanchez-Keeland L, Strickler HD
Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2015 May; 212(5)606.e1-8. doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2014.12.003.

PMID:
    25499260
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Cervical human papillomavirus testing to triage borderline abnormal pap tests in HIV-coinfected women.
DʼSouza G, Burk RD, Palefsky JM, Massad LS, Strickler HD, WIHS HPV Working Group
AIDS. 2014 Jul 17; 28(11)1696-8. doi: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000000285.

PMID:
    25232904
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Pre-operative assessment of muscle mass to predict surgical complications and prognosis in patients with endometrial cancer.
Kuroki LM, Mangano M, Allsworth JE, Menias CO, Massad LS, Powell MA, Mutch DG, Thaker PH
Ann Surg Oncol. 2015 Mar; 22(3)972-9. doi: 10.1245/s10434-014-4040-8.

PMID:
    25190123
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Long-term cumulative detection of human papillomavirus among HIV seropositive women.
Massad LS, Xie X, Burk R, Keller MJ, Minkoff H, DʼSouza G, Watts DH, Palefsky J, Young M, Levine AM, Cohen M, Strickler HD
AIDS. 2014 Nov 13; 28(17)2601-8. doi: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000000455.

PMID:
    25188771
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Negative colposcopy reduces precancer risk after low-grade cytology.
Massad LS
BJOG. 2015 Feb; 122(3)387. doi: 10.1111/1471-0528.12988.

PMID:
    25055895
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A phase II trial of a surgical protocol to decrease the incidence of wound complications in obese gynecologic oncology patients.
Novetsky AP, Zighelboim I, Guntupalli SR, Ioffe YJ, Kizer NT, Hagemann AR, Powell MA, Thaker PH, Mutch DG, Massad LS
Gynecol Oncol. 2014 Aug; 134(2)233-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2014.06.012.

PMID:
    24952366
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Etiology and workup of fevers in gynecologic oncology patients.
McCartney SA, Sabo MC, Massad LS, Hagemann AR, Mutch DG, Powell MA, Thaker PH, Novetsky AP
Int J Gynecol Cancer. 2014 Jun; 24(5)950-5. doi: 10.1097/IGC.0000000000000129.

PMID:
    24819658
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Type-specific HPV and Pap test results among low-income, underserved women: providing insights into management strategies.
Saraiya M, Benard VB, Greek AA, Steinau M, Patel S, Massad LS, Sawaya GF, Unger ER
Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2014 Oct; 211(4)354.e1-6. doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2014.05.001.

PMID:
    24813971
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Postradiation damage to the pelvic girdle in cervical cancer patients: is intensity-modulated radiation therapy safer than conventional radiation?
Ioffe YJ, Hillen TJ, Zhou G, Schwarz JK, Massad LS, Powell MA, Hagemann AR, Mutch DG, Thaker PH
Int J Gynecol Cancer. 2014 May; 24(4)806-12. doi: 10.1097/IGC.0000000000000117.

PMID:
    24670967
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The prognostic significance of lymphovascular space invasion in laparoscopic versus abdominal hysterectomy for endometrioid endometrial cancer.
Dewdney SB, Jiao Z, Roma AA, Gao F, Rimel BJ, Thaker PH, Powell MA, Massad LS, Mutch DG, Zighelboim I
Eur J Gynaecol Oncol. 2014; 35(1)7-10.

PMID:
    24654453
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Developing guidelines for cervical cancer prevention in the face of diagnostic complexity.
Massad LS
J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2014 Mar 1; 12(3)349-53.

PMID:
    24616540
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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