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Maithilee Menezes, MD

Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology

Specialty Areas

Head and Neck Surgery
Pediatric Otolaryngology

Board Certifications

Otolaryngology

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

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

Pulmonary arterial hypertension and orbital involvement in a patient with eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis.
de Menezes MB, Albuquerque de Andrade I, Cintra MB, Oliveira Vianna E, Cruz AA
Clin Exp Rheumatol. 2015 Mar-Apr; 33(2 Suppl 89)S-182.

PMID:
    26016769
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Infectious and autoantibody-associated encephalitis: clinical features and long-term outcome.
Pillai SC, Hacohen Y, Tantsis E, Prelog K, Merheb V, Kesson A, Barnes E, Gill D, Webster R, Menezes M, Ardern-Holmes S, Gupta S, Procopis P, Troedson C, Antony J, Ouvrier RA, Polfrit Y, Davies NW, Waters P, Lang B, Lim MJ, Brilot F, Vincent A, Dale RC
Pediatrics. 2015 Apr; 135(4)e974-84. doi: 10.1542/peds.2014-2702.

PMID:
    25802349
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A multicenter, randomized, double-blind trial of a new porcine surfactant in premature infants with respiratory distress syndrome.
Rebello CM, Precioso AR, Mascaretti RS, Grupo Colaborativo do Estudo Brasileiro Multicêntrico de Surfactante
Einstein (Sao Paulo). 2014 Oct-Dec; 12(4)397-404. doi: 10.1590/S1679-45082014AO3095.

PMID:
    25628188
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Response.
Menezes MP, Waddell L, Lenk GM, Kaur S, MacArthur DG, Meisler MH, Clarke NF
Neuromuscul Disord. 2015 Apr; 25(4)360. doi: 10.1016/j.nmd.2014.12.008.

PMID:
    25617004
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Feldenkrais method-based exercise improves quality of life in individuals with Parkinson's disease: a controlled, randomized clinical trial.
Teixeira-Machado L, Araújo FM, Cunha FA, Menezes M, Menezes T, Melo DeSantana J
Altern Ther Health Med. 2015 Jan-Feb; 21(1)8-14.

PMID:
    25599428
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Phenotypic and molecular insights into spinal muscular atrophy due to mutations in BICD2.
Rossor AM, Oates EC, Salter HK, Liu Y, Murphy SM, Schule R, Gonzalez MA, Scoto M, Phadke R, Sewry CA, Houlden H, Jordanova A, Tournev I, Chamova T, Litvinenko I, Zuchner S, Herrmann DN, Blake J, Sowden JE, Acsadi G, Rodriguez ML, Menezes MP, Clarke NF, Auer Grumbach M, Bullock SL, Muntoni F, Reilly MM, North KN
Brain. 2015 Feb; 138(Pt 2)293-310. doi: 10.1093/brain/awu356.

PMID:
    25497877
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Genetic and phenotypic characterization of Listeria monocytogenes from human clinical cases that occurred in Portugal between 2008 and 2012.
Magalhães R, Ferreira V, Santos I, Almeida G, Teixeira P, Research Team
Foodborne Pathog Dis. 2014 Nov; 11(11)907-16. doi: 10.1089/fpd.2014.1806.

PMID:
    25361468
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Prevalence of human papillomavirus infection, distribution of viral types and risk factors in cervical samples from human immunodeficiency virus-positive women attending three human immunodeficiency virus-acquired immune deficiency syndrome reference centres in northeastern Brazil.
Martins AE, Lucena-Silva N, Garcia RG, Welkovic S, Barboza A, Menezes ML, Maruza M, Tenório T, Ximenes RA
Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz. 2014 Sep; 109(6)738-47.

PMID:
    25317701
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Molecular-genetic imaging of cancer.
Minn I, Menezes ME, Sarkar S, Yarlagadda K, Das SK, Emdad L, Sarkar D, Fisher PB, Pomper MG
Adv Cancer Res. 2014; 124131-69. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-12-411638-2.00004-5.

PMID:
    25287688
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Using contrast-enhanced ultrasound for brain tumor surgery.
Oliveira Mde L, Picarelli H, Menezes MR, Teixeira MJ, Bor-Seng-Shu E
Neurosurgery. 2015 Jan; 76(1)E104-5. doi: 10.1227/NEU.0000000000000571.

PMID:
    25255267
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Common recessive limb girdle muscular dystrophies differential diagnosis: why and how?
Cotta A, Carvalho E, da-Cunha-Júnior AL, Paim JF, Navarro MM, Valicek J, Menezes MM, Nunes SV, Xavier Neto R, Takata RI, Vargas AP
Arq Neuropsiquiatr. 2014 Sep; 72(9)721-34.

PMID:
    25252238
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Targeting tumor invasion: the roles of MDA-9/Syntenin.
Kegelman TP, Das SK, Emdad L, Hu B, Menezes ME, Bhoopathi P, Wang XY, Pellecchia M, Sarkar D, Fisher PB
Expert Opin Ther Targets. 2015 Jan; 19(1)97-112. doi: 10.1517/14728222.2014.959495.

PMID:
    25219541
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Immediate periodontal bone plate changes induced by rapid maxillary expansion in the early mixed dentition: CT findings.
Garib DG, Menezes MH, Silva Filho OG, Santos PB
Dental Press J Orthod. 2014 May-Jun; 19(3)36-43.

PMID:
    25162564
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Prognostic evaluation of DNA index in HIV-HPV co-infected women cervical samples attending in reference centers for HIV-AIDS in Recife.
Martins AE, Lucena-Silva N, Garcia RG, Welkovic S, Barbosa A, Menezes ML, Tenório T, Maruza M, Ximenes RA
PLoS One. 2014; 9(8)e104801. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0104801.

PMID:
    25144309
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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MDA-7/IL-24: multifunctional cancer killing cytokine.
Menezes ME, Bhatia S, Bhoopathi P, Das SK, Emdad L, Dasgupta S, Dent P, Wang XY, Sarkar D, Fisher PB
Adv Exp Med Biol. 2014; 818127-53. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4471-6458-6_6.

PMID:
    25001534
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Genetically engineered mice as experimental tools to dissect the critical events in breast cancer.
Menezes ME, Das SK, Emdad L, Windle JJ, Wang XY, Sarkar D, Fisher PB
Adv Cancer Res. 2014; 121331-82. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-12-800249-0.00008-1.

PMID:
    24889535
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Whole exome sequencing identifies three recessive FIG4 mutations in an apparently dominant pedigree with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease.
Menezes MP, Waddell L, Lenk GM, Kaur S, MacArthur DG, Meisler MH, Clarke NF
Neuromuscul Disord. 2014 Aug; 24(8)666-70. doi: 10.1016/j.nmd.2014.04.010.

PMID:
    24878229
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Dance therapy in patients with chronic heart failure: a systematic review and a meta-analysis.
Gomes Neto M, Menezes MA, Oliveira Carvalho V
Clin Rehabil. 2014 Dec; 28(12)1172-9. doi: 10.1177/0269215514534089.

PMID:
    24849796
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Improved hemodynamic parameters in middle cerebral artery infarction after decompressive craniectomy.
Amorim RL, de Andrade AF, Gattás GS, Paiva WS, Menezes M, Teixeira MJ, Bor-Seng-Shu E
Stroke. 2014 May; 45(5)1375-80. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.113.003670.

PMID:
    24736238
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Gain-of-function mutations in IFIH1 cause a spectrum of human disease phenotypes associated with upregulated type I interferon signaling.
Rice GI, del Toro Duany Y, Jenkinson EM, Forte GM, Anderson BH, Ariaudo G, Bader-Meunier B, Baildam EM, Battini R, Beresford MW, Casarano M, Chouchane M, Cimaz R, Collins AE, Cordeiro NJ, Dale RC, Davidson JE, De Waele L, Desguerre I, Faivre L, Fazzi E, Isidor B, Lagae L, Latchman AR, Lebon P, Li C, Livingston JH, Lourenço CM, Mancardi MM, Masurel-Paulet A, McInnes IB, Menezes MP, Mignot C, O'Sullivan J, Orcesi S, Picco PP, Riva E, Robinson RA, Rodriguez D, Salvatici E, Scott C, Szybowska M, Tolmie JL, Vanderver A, Vanhulle C, Vieira JP, Webb K, Whitney RN, Williams SG, Wolfe LA, Zuberi SM, Hur S, Crow YJ
Nat Genet. 2014 May; 46(5)503-9. doi: 10.1038/ng.2933.

PMID:
    24686847
    [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).