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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

An Experimental Thermally Deposited Coating for Improved Bonding to Glass-fiber Posts.
Reis GR, Silva FP, Oliveira-Ogliari A, Faria-E-Silva AL, Moraes RR, Novais VR, Menezes MS
J Adhes Dent. 2017 Feb 10; doi: 10.3290/j.jad.a37725.

PMID:
    28195276
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Guidelines for the management of neuroendocrine tumours by the Brazilian gastrointestinal tumour group.
Riechelmann RP, Weschenfelder RF, Costa FP, Andrade AC, Osvaldt AB, Quidute AR, Dos Santos A, Hoff AA, Gumz B, Buchpiguel C, Vilhena Pereira BS, Lourenço Junior DM, da Rocha Filho DR, Fonseca EA, Riello Mello EL, Makdissi FF, Waechter FL, Carnevale FC, Coura-Filho GB, de Paulo GA, Girotto GC, Neto JE, Glasberg J, Casali-da-Rocha JC, Rego JF, de Meirelles LR, Hajjar L, Menezes M, Bronstein MD, Sapienza MT, Fragoso MC, Pereira MA, Barros M, Forones NM, do Amaral PC, de Medeiros RS, Araujo RL, Bezerra RO, Peixoto RD, Aguiar S Jr, Ribeiro U Jr, Pfiffer T, Hoff PM, Coutinho AK
Ecancermedicalscience. 2017 Jan 26; 11716. doi: 10.3332/ecancer.2017.716.

PMID:
    28194228
    [PubMed - in process]
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Phenotypic Variability of Dystrophinopathy Symptomatic Female Carriers.
Cotta A, Paim JF, Carvalho E, Navarro MM, Valicek J, da-Cunha-Junior AL, Menezes MM, Nunes SV, Xavier-Neto R, Silveira EB, Costa-E-Silva C, Takata RI, Vargas AP
Can J Neurol Sci. 2017 Feb 9; 1-7. doi: 10.1017/cjn.2016.448.

PMID:
    28181471
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Quantitative computed tomography analysis of the airways in patients with cystic fibrosis using automated software: correlation with spirometry in the evaluation of severity.
Santos MK, Cruvinel DL, de Menezes MB, Teixeira SR, Vianna EO, Elias Júnior J, Martinez JA
Radiol Bras. 2016 Nov-Dec; 49(6)351-357. doi: 10.1590/0100-3984.2015.0145.

PMID:
    28100929
    [PubMed - in process]
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Genetic diversity and patterns of population structure in Creole goats from the Americas.
Ginja C, Gama LT, Martínez A, Sevane N, Martin-Burriel I, Lanari MR, Revidatti MA, Aranguren-Méndez JA, Bedotti DO, Ribeiro MN, Sponenberg P, Aguirre EL, Alvarez-Franco LA, Menezes MP, Chacón E, Galarza A, Gómez-Urviola N, Martínez-López OR, Pimenta-Filho EC, da Rocha LL, Stemmer A, Landi V, Delgado-Bermejo JV
Anim Genet. 2017 Jan 17; doi: 10.1111/age.12529.

PMID:
    28094449
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Zika virus and Assisted Reproductive Technology: to test or not to test, that is the question. Is it an unnecessary cost? The first two months of mandatory testing in an outbreak area in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Souza MD, Raupp V, Sobrinho F, Menezes M, Panaino TR, Tamm MA, Mancebo AC, Costa AL, Antunes RA
JBRA Assist Reprod. 2016 Dec 1; 20(4)195-199. doi: 10.5935/1518-0557.20160038.

PMID:
    28050952
    [PubMed]
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TCT-765 Renal sympathetic denervation: impact on hypertensive disease.
Francisco AR, Menezes MN, Lopes A, Correia H, Infante de Oliveira E, Canas da Silva P, Pinto FJ
J Am Coll Cardiol. 2016 Nov 1; 68(18S)B309. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2016.09.795.

PMID:
    27970149
    [PubMed - in process]
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Image-guided pancreatic biopsy; can we trust it as a diagnostic alternative?
Queroz T, Bernardo WM, Menezes MR
Rev Assoc Med Bras (1992). 2016 Oct; 62(7)616-617. doi: 10.1590/1806-9282.62.07.616.

PMID:
    27925038
    [PubMed - in process]
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Local food environment and fruit and vegetable consumption: An ecological study.
Menezes MC, Costa BV, Oliveira CD, Lopes AC
Prev Med Rep. 2016 Nov 3; 513-20.

PMID:
    27872803
    [PubMed - in process]
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Effect of endovenous lidocaine on analgesia and serum cytokines: double-blinded and randomized trial.
Ortiz MP, Godoy MC, Schlosser RS, Ortiz RP, Godoy JP, Santiago ES, Rigo FK, Beck V, Duarte T, Duarte MM, Menezes MS
J Clin Anesth. 2016 Dec; 3570-77. doi: 10.1016/j.jclinane.2016.07.021.

PMID:
    27871598
    [PubMed - in process]
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MDA-9/Syntenin (SDCBP) modulates small GTPases RhoA and Cdc42 via transforming growth factor β1 to enhance epithelial-mesenchymal transition in breast cancer.
Menezes ME, Shen XN, Das SK, Emdad L, Sarkar D, Fisher PB
Oncotarget. 2016 Dec 6; 7(49)80175-80189. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.13373.

PMID:
    27863394
    [PubMed - in process]
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Prevalence of Semicircular Canal Hypoplasia in Patients With CHARGE Syndrome: 3C Syndrome.
Wineland A, Menezes MD, Shimony JS, Shinawi MS, Hullar TE, Hirose K
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2017 Feb 1; 143(2)168-177. doi: 10.1001/jamaoto.2016.3175.

PMID:
    27832265
    [PubMed - in process]
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An Allosteric Potentiator of the Dopamine D1 Receptor Increases Locomotor Activity in Human D1 Knock-In Mice without Causing Stereotypy or Tachyphylaxis.
Svensson KA, Heinz BA, Schaus JM, Beck JP, Hao J, Krushinski JH, Reinhard MR, Cohen MP, Hellman SL, Getman BG, Wang X, Menezes MM, Maren DL, Falcone JF, Anderson WH, Wright RA, Morin SM, Knopp KL, Adams BL, Rogovoy B, Okun I, Suter TM, Statnick MA, Gehlert DR, Nelson DL, Lucaites VL, Emkey R, DeLapp NW, Wiernicki TR, Cramer JW, Yang CR, Bruns RF
J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2017 Jan; 360(1)117-128.

PMID:
    27811173
    [PubMed - in process]
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Olmesartan Prevented Intra-articular Inflammation Induced by Zymosan in Rats.
Guerra GC, de Menezes MS, de Araújo AA, de Araújo Júnior RF, de Medeiros CA
Biol Pharm Bull. 2016; 39(11)1793-1801.

PMID:
    27803450
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Expressed var gene repertoire and variant surface antigen diversity in a shrinking Plasmodium falciparum population.
Carlos BC, Fotoran WL, Menezes MJ, Cabral FJ, Bastos MF, Costa FT, Sousa-Neto JA, Ribolla PE, Wunderlich G, Ferreira MU
Exp Parasitol. 2016 Nov; 17090-99. doi: 10.1016/j.exppara.2016.09.006.

PMID:
    27663467
    [PubMed - in process]
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Long-term Results after CT-Guided Percutaneous Ethanol Ablation for the Treatment of Hyperfunctioning Adrenal Disorders.
Frenk NE, Sebastianes F, Lerario AM, Fragoso MC, Mendonca BB, Menezes MR
Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2016 Oct 1; 71(10)600-605. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2016(10)08.

PMID:
    27759849
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ST Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction in Coronary Arteries with Massive Ectasy.
Francisco AR, Duarte J, Menezes MN, Costa JM, Silva PC, Pinto FJ
Arq Bras Cardiol. 2016 Sep; 107(3)282-284. doi: 10.5935/abc.20160093.

PMID:
    27737320
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Abdominal manifestations of fishbone perforation: a pictorial essay.
Paixão TS, Leão RV, de Souza Maciel Rocha Horvat N, Viana PC, Da Costa Leite C, de Azambuja RL, Damasceno RS, Ortega CD, de Menezes MR, Cerri GG
Abdom Radiol (NY). 2016 Oct 8;

PMID:
    27717979
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The effects of performance status one week before hospital admission on the outcomes of critically ill patients.
Zampieri FG, Bozza FA, Moralez GM, Mazza DD, Scotti AV, Santino MS, Ribeiro RA, Rodrigues Filho EM, Cabral MM, Maia MO, D'Alessandro PS, Oliveira SV, Menezes MA, Caser EB, Lannes RS, Alencar Neto MS, Machado MM, Sousa MF, Salluh JI, Soares M
Intensive Care Med. 2017 Jan; 43(1)39-47. doi: 10.1007/s00134-016-4563-5.

PMID:
    27686352
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Detecting Tumor Metastases: The Road to Therapy Starts Here.
Menezes ME, Das SK, Minn I, Emdad L, Wang XY, Sarkar D, Pomper MG, Fisher PB
Adv Cancer Res. 2016; 1321-44. doi: 10.1016/bs.acr.2016.07.001.

PMID:
    27613128
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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).