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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

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

Metagenomic Analysis of Cyanobacteria in an Oligotrophic Tropical Estuary, South Atlantic.
Affe HMJ, Rigonato J, Nunes JMC, Menezes M
Front Microbiol. 2018; 91393. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2018.01393.

PMID:
    29997603
    [PubMed]
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Immediate effects of transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) administered during resistance exercise on pain intensity and physical performance of healthy subjects: a randomized clinical trial.
Menezes MA, Pereira TAB, Tavares LM, Leite BTQ, Neto AGR, Chaves LMS, Lima LV, Da Silva-Grigolleto ME, DeSantana JM
Eur J Appl Physiol. 2018 Jul 5; doi: 10.1007/s00421-018-3919-7.

PMID:
    29978261
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Individual and food environmental factors: association with diet.
Menezes MC, Diez Roux AV, Costa BVL, Lopes ACS
Public Health Nutr. 2018 Jul 6; 1-11. doi: 10.1017/S1368980018001623.

PMID:
    29976270
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Genetic, Radiologic, and Clinical Variability in Brown-Vialetto-van Laere Syndrome.
Woodcock IR, Menezes MP, Coleman L, Yaplito-Lee J, Peters H, White SM, Stapleton R, Phelan DG, Chong B, Lunke S, Stark Z, Pitt J, Ryan MM, Robertson C, Yiu EM
Semin Pediatr Neurol. 2018 Jul; 262-9. doi: 10.1016/j.spen.2017.03.001.

PMID:
    29961509
    [PubMed - in process]
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The First Case of Riboflavin Transporter Deficiency in sub-Saharan Africa.
Chaya S, Zampoli M, Gray D, Booth J, Riordan G, Ndondo A, Fieggen K, Rusch J, van der Watt G, Pillay K, van der Westhuizen F, Menezes M, Wilmshurst J
Semin Pediatr Neurol. 2018 Jul; 2610-14. doi: 10.1016/j.spen.2017.03.002.

PMID:
    29961494
    [PubMed - in process]
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Acetic acid spray contribution in the endoscopic diagnosis of serrated polyposis syndrome.
Popoutchi P, Mota FL, Averbach M, de Menezes MS, Coudry RA
VideoGIE. 2018 Feb; 3(2)65-67. doi: 10.1016/j.vgie.2017.11.011.

PMID:
    29905183
    [PubMed]
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Concerning the Article by Bodner-Adler et al: "Management of the Perineum during Delivery with the Kiwi Omnicup: Effects of Mediolateral Episiotomy on Anal Sphincter Tears in Nulliparous Women".
Knobel R, Takemoto MLS, Menezes MO, Magalhães CG, Andreucci CB, Katz L, Amorim MMR
Gynecol Obstet Invest. 2018 Jun 1; 1-2. doi: 10.1159/000487594.

PMID:
    29860263
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Diagnostic yield of targeted massively parallel sequencing in children with epileptic encephalopathy.
Kothur K, Holman K, Farnsworth E, Ho G, Lorentzos M, Troedson C, Gupta S, Webster R, Procopis PG, Menezes MP, Antony J, Ardern-Holmes S, Dale RC, Christodoulou J, Gill D, Bennetts B
Seizure. 2018 Jul; 59132-140. doi: 10.1016/j.seizure.2018.05.005.

PMID:
    29852413
    [PubMed - in process]
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Flucloxacillin: A Review of Characteristics, Properties and Analytical Methods.
Menezes MN, de Marco BA, Fiorentino FAM, Zimmermann A, Kogawa AC, Salgado HRN
Crit Rev Anal Chem. 2018 May 30; 1-11. doi: 10.1080/10408347.2018.1468728.

PMID:
    29846080
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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[The role of end-of-life palliative sedation: medical and ethical aspects - Review].
Menezes MS, Figueiredo MDGMDCA
Rev Bras Anestesiol. 2018 May 15; pii: S0034-7094(17)30338-0. doi: 10.1016/j.bjan.2018.03.002.

PMID:
    29776669
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Fruit and vegetable intake: Influence of perceived food environment and self-efficacy.
Menezes MC, Diez Roux AV, Souza Lopes AC
Appetite. 2018 Aug 1; 127249-256. doi: 10.1016/j.appet.2018.05.011.

PMID:
    29753052
    [PubMed - in process]
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A Machine Learning Application Based in Random Forest for Integrating Mass Spectrometry-Based Metabolomic Data: A Simple Screening Method for Patients With Zika Virus.
Melo CFOR, Navarro LC, de Oliveira DN, Guerreiro TM, Lima EO, Delafiori J, Dabaja MZ, Ribeiro MDS, de Menezes M, Rodrigues RGM, Morishita KN, Esteves CZ, de Amorim ALL, Aoyagui CT, Parise PL, Milanez GP, do Nascimento GM, Ribas Freitas AR, Angerami R, Costa FTM, Arns CW, Resende MR, Amaral E, Junior RP, Ribeiro-do-Valle CC, Milanez H, Moretti ML, Proenca-Modena JL, Avila S, Rocha A, Catharino RR
Front Bioeng Biotechnol. 2018; 631. doi: 10.3389/fbioe.2018.00031.

PMID:
    29696139
    [PubMed]
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<i>Leptospira interrogans</i> Secreted Proteases Degrade Extracellular Matrix and Plasma Proteins From the Host.
da Silva LB, Menezes MC, Kitano ES, Oliveira AK, Abreu AG, Souza GO, Heinemann MB, Isaac L, Fraga TR, Serrano SMT, Barbosa AS
Front Cell Infect Microbiol. 2018; 892. doi: 10.3389/fcimb.2018.00092.

PMID:
    29637048
    [PubMed - in process]
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Unique clinical and neurophysiologic profile of a cohort of children with CMTX3.
Kanhangad M, Cornett K, Brewer MH, Nicholson GA, Ryan MM, Smith RL, Subramanian GM, Young HK, Züchner S, Kennerson ML, Burns J, Menezes MP
Neurology. 2018 May 8; 90(19)e1706-e1710. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000005479.

PMID:
    29626178
    [PubMed - in process]
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Pectoralis major myocutaneous flap in Head And Neck Surgery reconstructions: critical analysis.
Menezes MB, Saleh KS, Nakai MY, Dias LPM, Kavabata NK, Gonçalves AJ
Rev Col Bras Cir. 2018 Mar 29; 45(2)e1682. doi: 10.1590/0100-6991e-20181682.

PMID:
    29617493
    [PubMed - in process]
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Can intra-radicular cleaning protocols increase the retention of fiberglass posts? A systematic review.
Oliveira LV, Maia TS, Zancopé K, Menezes MS, Soares CJ, Moura CCG
Braz Oral Res. 2018 Mar 15; 32e16. doi: 10.1590/1807-3107bor-2018.vol32.0016.

PMID:
    29561949
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Prospects of Gene Therapy to Treat Melanoma.
Menezes ME, Talukdar S, Wechman SL, Das SK, Emdad L, Sarkar D, Fisher PB
Adv Cancer Res. 2018; 138213-237. doi: 10.1016/bs.acr.2018.02.007.

PMID:
    29551128
    [PubMed - in process]
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Role of MDA-7/IL-24 a Multifunction Protein in Human Diseases.
Menezes ME, Bhoopathi P, Pradhan AK, Emdad L, Das SK, Guo C, Wang XY, Sarkar D, Fisher PB
Adv Cancer Res. 2018; 138143-182. doi: 10.1016/bs.acr.2018.02.005.

PMID:
    29551126
    [PubMed - in process]
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Nusinersen for SMA: expanded access programme.
Farrar MA, Teoh HL, Carey KA, Cairns A, Forbes R, Herbert K, Holland S, Jones KJ, Menezes MP, Morrison M, Munro K, Villano D, Webster R, Woodcock IR, Yiu EM, Sampaio H, Ryan MM
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 2018 Mar 16; pii: jnnp-2017-317412. doi: 10.1136/jnnp-2017-317412.

PMID:
    29549190
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Short-Term Sustained Hypoxia Elevates Basal and Hypoxia-Induced Ventilation but Not the Carotid Body Chemoreceptor Activity in Rats.
Flor KC, Silva EF, Menezes MF, Pedrino GR, Colombari E, Zoccal DB
Front Physiol. 2018; 9134. doi: 10.3389/fphys.2018.00134.

PMID:
    29535636
    [PubMed]
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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).