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Maithilee Menezes, MD

Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology

Specialty Areas

Head and Neck Surgery
Pediatric Otolaryngology

Board Certifications

Otolaryngology

Hospital Affiliations

St. Louis Children's Hospital
Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Pediatric otolaryngology, lymphatic malformations of the head and neck, infantile hemangiomas, airway management, hearing loss in children, cleft and craniofacial concerns

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Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Office Phone: 314-454-6162
Fax: 314-454-2174

Education

Education

BA, Biology: Grinnell College, Grinnell, IA 1997
Medical Degree: University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 2002
Fellowship, Pediatric Otolaryngology: Rady Children’s Hospital, San Diego, CA 2012
Fellowship, NIH Research : Department of Otolaryngology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA 2001
Residency, Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery: University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA 2009
Fellowship, NIH-Sponsored Research: Molecular Otolaryngology Research Laboratories, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA 2005

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Prevalence of human papillomavirus types and variants and p16(INK4a) expression in head and neck squamous cells carcinomas in São Paulo, Brazil.
Betiol JC, Sichero L, Costa HO, de Matos LL, Andreoli MA, Ferreira S, Faraj SF, de Mello ES, Sobrinho JS, Brandão LG, Cernea CR, Kulcsar MA, Pinto FR, Gonçalves AJ, Menezes MB, Silva L, Rossi LM, Nunes RA, Termini L, Villa LL
Infect Agent Cancer. 2016; 1120. doi: 10.1186/s13027-016-0067-8.

PMID:
    27148398
    [PubMed]
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Trachoma in Indigenous Settlements in Brazil, 2000-2008.
de Abreu Freitas HS, Medina NH, de Fátima Costa Lopes M, Soares OE, Teodoro MT, Ramalho KR, Caligaris LS, Mörschbächer R, de Menezes MN, de Albuquerque Luna EJ
Ophthalmic Epidemiol. 2016 May 4; 1-6.

PMID:
    27142891
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Synthesis, Anticlotting and Antiplatelet Effects of 1,2,3-Triazoles Derivatives.
de Andrade Moura L, de Almeida AC, da Silva AV, de Souza VR, Ferreira VF, Menezes MV, Kaiser CR, Ferreira SB, Fuly AL
Med Chem. 2016 May 2;

PMID:
    27140186
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Effect of whitening dentifrices on the surface roughness of a nanohybrid composite resin.
da Rosa GM, da Silva LM, de Menezes M, do Vale HF, Regalado DF, Pontes DG
Eur J Dent. 2016 Apr-Jun; 10(2)170-5. doi: 10.4103/1305-7456.178305.

PMID:
    27095891
    [PubMed]
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A prospective ten-year follow-up of patients with chronic urticaria.
Dionigi PC, Menezes MC, Forte WC
Allergol Immunopathol (Madr). 2016 Apr 12; pii: S0301-0546(16)00008-2. doi: 10.1016/j.aller.2015.10.004.

PMID:
    27083494
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Giant coronary aneurysm in a patient with non-ST myocardial infarction.
Francisco AR, Menezes MN, Guimarães T, Pinto FJ, Almeida AG
Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2016 Apr 3; pii: jew064.

PMID:
    27044918
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Phenotypic Variability of Childhood Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease.
Cornett KM, Menezes MP, Bray P, Halaki M, Shy RR, Yum SW, Estilow T, Moroni I, Foscan M, Pagliano E, Pareyson D, Laurá M, Bhandari T, Muntoni F, Reilly MM, Finkel RS, Sowden J, Eichinger KJ, Herrmann DN, Shy ME, Burns J, Inherited Neuropathies Consortium
JAMA Neurol. 2016 Apr 4; doi: 10.1001/jamaneurol.2016.0171.

PMID:
    27043305
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Laparoscopic Antireflux Surgery in Patients with Connective Tissue Diseases.
Menezes MA, Herbella FA, Patti MG
J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2016 Apr; 26(4)296-8. doi: 10.1089/lap.2016.0097.

PMID:
    27027697
    [PubMed - in process]
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Proteomic identification of gender molecular markers in Bothrops jararaca venom.
Zelanis A, Menezes MC, Kitano ES, Liberato T, Tashima AK, Pinto AF, Sherman NE, Ho PL, Fox JW, Serrano SM
J Proteomics. 2016 Apr 29; 13926-37. doi: 10.1016/j.jprot.2016.02.030.

PMID:
    26941108
    [PubMed - in process]
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The pivotal role of pedicled perforator flaps amidst irradiation.
Jain L, Kumta SM, Purohit SK, Menezes M, Bhansali M
Indian J Plast Surg. 2015 Sep-Dec; 48(3)322-4. doi: 10.4103/0970-0358.173141.

PMID:
    26933292
    [PubMed]
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Increased Risk of Physical Punishment among Enuretic Children with Family History of Enuresis.
Sá CA, Gusmão Paiva AC, de Menezes MC, de Oliveira LF, Gomes CA, de Figueiredo AA, de Bessa J Jr, Netto JM
J Urol. 2016 Apr; 195(4 Pt 2)1227-31. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2015.11.022.

PMID:
    26926540
    [PubMed - in process]
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Auditory neuropathy in Brown-Vialetto-Van Laere syndrome due to riboflavin transporter RFVT2 deficiency.
Menezes MP, O'Brien K, Hill M, Webster R, Antony J, Ouvrier R, Birman C, Gardner-Berry K
Dev Med Child Neurol. 2016 Feb 25; doi: 10.1111/dmcn.13084.

PMID:
    26918385
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Abrus agglutinin is a potent anti-proliferative and anti-angiogenic agent in human breast cancer.
Bhutia SK, Behera B, Das DN, Mukhopadhyay S, Sinha N, Panda PK, Naik PP, Patra SK, Mandal M, Sarkar S, Menezes ME, Talukdar S, Maiti TK, Das SK, Sarkar D, Fisher PB
Int J Cancer. 2016 Feb 23; doi: 10.1002/ijc.30055.

PMID:
    26914517
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Loss of tumor suppressor Merlin results in aberrant activation of Wnt/β-catenin signaling in cancer.
Morrow KA, Das S, Meng E, Menezes ME, Bailey SK, Metge BJ, Buchsbaum DJ, Samant RS, Shevde LA
Oncotarget. 2016 Feb 19; doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.7494.

PMID:
    26908451
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Detecting and modelling delayed density-dependence in abundance time series of a small mammal (Didelphis aurita).
Brigatti E, Vieira MV, Kajin M, Almeida PJ, de Menezes MA, Cerqueira R
Sci Rep. 2016 Feb 11; 619553. doi: 10.1038/srep19553.

PMID:
    26865413
    [PubMed - in process]
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Eye movement disorders are an early manifestation of CACNA1A mutations in children.
Tantsis EM, Gill D, Griffiths L, Gupta S, Lawson J, Maksemous N, Ouvrier R, Riant F, Smith R, Troedson C, Webster R, Menezes MP
Dev Med Child Neurol. 2016 Jan 27; doi: 10.1111/dmcn.13033.

PMID:
    26814174
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Prominent scapulae mimicking an inherited myopathy expands the phenotype of CHD7-related disease.
O'Grady GL, Ma A, Sival D, Wong MT, Peduto T, Menezes MP, Young H, Waddell L, Ghaoui R, Needham M, Lek M, North KN, MacArthur DG, van Ravenswaaij-Arts CM, Clarke NF
Eur J Hum Genet. 2016 Jan 27; doi: 10.1038/ejhg.2015.276.

PMID:
    26813943
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Magnetic Resonance-Guided High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound Ablation of Osteoid Osteoma: A Case Series Report.
Rovella MS, Martins GL, Cavalcanti CF, Bor-Seng-Shu E, Camargo OP, Cerri GG, Menezes MR
Ultrasound Med Biol. 2016 Apr; 42(4)919-23. doi: 10.1016/j.ultrasmedbio.2015.11.003.

PMID:
    26786890
    [PubMed - in process]
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Toxoplasmic encephalitis: role of Human Leucocyte Antigens/alleles associated with rapid progression to Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome.
Rodrigues Mde L, Deghaide NH, Figueiredo JF, de Menezes MB, Demarco AL, Donadi E, Fernandes AP
Braz J Infect Dis. 2016 Mar-Apr; 20(2)115-8. doi: 10.1016/j.bjid.2015.10.010.

PMID:
    26786385
    [PubMed - in process]
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Pemberton Sign: A Recommendation to Perform Arm Elevation Spirometry With Flow-Volume Loops.
Resende PN, de Menezes MB, Silva GA, Vianna EO
Chest. 2015 Dec; 148(6)e168-70. doi: 10.1378/chest.15-0700.

PMID:
    26621294
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Areas of Research Interest

Dr. Menezes' research focuses on children with vascular malformations of the head and neck—management and optimal treatment. These include both infantile hemangiomas and lymphatic malformations ((also known as cystic hygromas or lymphangiomas).