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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

Medial femoral condyle vascularised corticoperiosteal graft: A suitable choice for scaphoid non-union.
Kumta S, Warrier S, Jain L, Ummal R, Menezes M, Purohit S
Indian J Plast Surg. 2017 May-Aug; 50(2)138-147. doi: 10.4103/ijps.IJPS_62_17.

PMID:
    29343888
    [PubMed]
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Hepatocyte-specific contrast agent-enhanced magnetic resonance cholangiography: perioperative evaluation of the biliary tree.
Zattar-Ramos LC, Bezerra ROF, Siqueira LTB, Menezes MR, Leite CDC, Cerri GG
Radiol Bras. 2017 Nov-Dec; 50(6)389-394. doi: 10.1590/0100-3984.2015.0213.

PMID:
    29307930
    [PubMed]
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Transferrin receptor 1 is a reticulocyte-specific receptor for <i>Plasmodium vivax</i>.
Gruszczyk J, Kanjee U, Chan LJ, Menant S, Malleret B, Lim NTY, Schmidt CQ, Mok YF, Lin KM, Pearson RD, Rangel G, Smith BJ, Call MJ, Weekes MP, Griffin MDW, Murphy JM, Abraham J, Sriprawat K, Menezes MJ, Ferreira MU, Russell B, Renia L, Duraisingh MT, Tham WH
Science. 2018 Jan 5; 359(6371)48-55. doi: 10.1126/science.aan1078.

PMID:
    29302006
    [PubMed - in process]
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The efficacy and safety of mannitol challenge in a workplace setting for assessing asthma prevalence.
de Menezes MB, Ferraz E, Brannan JD, Martinez EZ, Vianna EO
J Asthma. 2018 Jan 4; 1-8. doi: 10.1080/02770903.2017.1418887.

PMID:
    29300533
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Systemic Air Embolism after Percutaneous Lung Biopsy: A Manageable Complication.
Fiore L, Frenk NE, Martins GLP, Viana PCC, de Menezes MR
J Radiol Case Rep. 2017 Jun; 11(6)6-14. doi: 10.3941/jrcr.v11i6.2990.

PMID:
    29299093
    [PubMed - in process]
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The relative frequency of common neuromuscular diagnoses in a reference center.
Cotta A, Paim JF, Carvalho E, da-Cunha-Júnior AL, Navarro MM, Valicek J, Menezes MM, Nunes SV, Xavier-Neto R, Baptista S Junior, Lima LR, Takata RI, Vargas AP
Arq Neuropsiquiatr. 2017 Nov; 75(11)789-795. doi: 10.1590/0004-282X20170151.

PMID:
    29236822
    [PubMed - in process]
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Morphology and phylogeny of Prorocentrum caipirignum sp. nov. (Dinophyceae), a new tropical toxic benthic dinoflagellate.
Nascimento SM, Mendes MCQ, Menezes M, Rodríguez F, Alves-de-Souza C, Branco S, Riobó P, Franco J, Nunes JMC, Huk M, Morris S, Fraga S
Harmful Algae. 2017 Dec; 7073-89. doi: 10.1016/j.hal.2017.11.001.

PMID:
    29169570
    [PubMed - in process]
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Established and novel measures of upper limb impairment in children with Charcot-Marie-tooth disease type 1A and riboflavin transporter deficiency type 2.
Cornett KMD, Menezes MP, Bray P, Halaki M, Burns J
J Peripher Nerv Syst. 2017 Nov 23; doi: 10.1111/jns.12245.

PMID:
    29168276
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Preclinical profile of a dopamine D1 potentiator suggests therapeutic utility in neurological and psychiatric disorders.
Bruns RF, Mitchell SN, Wafford KA, Harper AJ, Shanks EA, Carter G, O'Neill MJ, Murray TK, Eastwood BJ, Schaus JM, Beck JP, Hao J, Witkin JM, Li X, Chernet E, Katner JS, Wang H, Ryder JW, Masquelin ME, Thompson LK, Love PL, Maren DL, Falcone JF, Menezes MM, Zhang L, Yang CR, Svensson KA
Neuropharmacology. 2018 Jan; 128351-365. doi: 10.1016/j.neuropharm.2017.10.032.

PMID:
    29102759
    [PubMed - in process]
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The Intracranial Aneurysm Gene THSD1 Connects Endosome Dynamics to Nascent Focal Adhesion Assembly.
Rui YN, Xu Z, Fang X, Menezes MR, Balzeau J, Niu A, Hagan JP, Kim DH
Cell Physiol Biochem. 2017; 43(6)2200-2211. doi: 10.1159/000484298.

PMID:
    29069646
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Replication Protein A-1 Has a Preference for the Telomeric G-rich Sequence in Trypanosoma cruzi.
Pavani RS, Vitarelli MO, Fernandes CAH, Mattioli FF, Morone M, Menezes MC, Fontes MRM, Cano MIN, Elias MC
J Eukaryot Microbiol. 2017 Oct 16; doi: 10.1111/jeu.12478.

PMID:
    29044824
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Measuring deaminated nucleotide surveillance enzyme ITPA activity with an ATP-releasing nucleotide chimera.
Ji D, Stepchenkova EI, Cui J, Menezes MR, Pavlov YI, Kool ET
Nucleic Acids Res. 2017 Nov 16; 45(20)11515-11524. doi: 10.1093/nar/gkx774.

PMID:
    29036687
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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PREOPERATIVE MANOMETRY FOR THE SELECTION OF OBESE PEOPLE CANDIDATE TO SLEEVE GASTRECTOMY.
Valezi AC, Herbella FA, Mali-Junior J, Menezes MA, Liberatti M, Sato RO
Arq Bras Cir Dig. 2017 Jul-Sep; 30(3)222-224. doi: 10.1590/0102-6720201700030013.

PMID:
    29019566
    [PubMed - in process]
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SUMCOR: Cascade summing correction for volumetric sources applying MCNP6.
Dias MS, Semmler R, Moreira DS, de Menezes MO, Barros LF, Ribeiro RV, Koskinas MF
Appl Radiat Isot. 2017 Sep 14; pii: S0969-8043(17)30320-2. doi: 10.1016/j.apradiso.2017.09.014.

PMID:
    28939243
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Effect of photodynamic therapy and non-thermal plasma on root canal filling: analysis of adhesion and sealer penetration.
Menezes M, Prado M, Gomes B, Gusman H, Simão R
J Appl Oral Sci. 2017 Jul-Aug; 25(4)396-403. doi: 10.1590/1678-7757-2016-0498.

PMID:
    28877278
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Non-Invasive Prenatal Testing for Sex Chromosome Aneuploidy in Routine Clinical Practice.
Kornman L, Palma-Dias R, Nisbet D, Scott F, Menezes M, da Silva Costa F, McLennan A
Fetal Diagn Ther. 2017 Sep 6; doi: 10.1159/000479460.

PMID:
    28873375
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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P2X7 receptor drives Th1 cell differentiation and controls the follicular helper T cell population to protect against Plasmodium chabaudi malaria.
Salles ÉM, Menezes MN, Siqueira R, Borges da Silva H, Amaral EP, Castillo-Méndez SI, Cunha I, Cassado ADA, Vieira FS, Olivieri DN, Tadokoro CE, Alvarez JM, Coutinho-Silva R, D'Império-Lima MR
PLoS Pathog. 2017 Aug; 13(8)e1006595. doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1006595.

PMID:
    28859168
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Toxin production, growth kinetics and molecular characterization of Ostreopsis cf. ovata isolated from Todos os Santos Bay, tropical southwestern Atlantic.
Mendes MCQ, Nunes JMC, Menezes M, Fraga S, Rodríguez F, Vázquez JA, Blanco J, Franco JM, Riobó P
Toxicon. 2017 Nov; 13818-30. doi: 10.1016/j.toxicon.2017.08.007.

PMID:
    28801157
    [PubMed - in process]
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Natural history of Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease during childhood.
Cornett KMD, Menezes MP, Shy RR, Moroni I, Pagliano E, Pareyson D, Estilow T, Yum SW, Bhandari T, Muntoni F, Laura M, Reilly MM, Finkel RS, Eichinger KJ, Herrmann DN, Bray P, Halaki M, Shy ME, Burns J, CMTPedS Study Group.
Ann Neurol. 2017 Sep; 82(3)353-359. doi: 10.1002/ana.25009.

PMID:
    28796392
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Allergic sensitization to laboratory animals is more associated with asthma, rhinitis, and skin symptoms than sensitization to common allergens.
Simoneti CS, Ferraz E, de Menezes MB, Bagatin E, Arruda LK, Vianna EO
Clin Exp Allergy. 2017 Nov; 47(11)1436-1444. doi: 10.1111/cea.12994.

PMID:
    28787776
    [PubMed - in process]
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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).