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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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  • Education
  • Publication & Research

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

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
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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
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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 Jan 16; pii: S0301-5629(15)00642-0. doi: 10.1016/j.ultrasmedbio.2015.11.003.

PMID:
    26786890
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Toxoplasmic encephalitis: role of Human Leucocyte Antigens/alleles associated with rapid progression to Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome.
Rodrigues ML, Deghaide NH, Figueiredo JF, de Menezes MB, Demarco AL, Donadi E, Fernandes AP
Braz J Infect Dis. 2016 Jan 16; pii: S1413-8670(15)00222-6. doi: 10.1016/j.bjid.2015.10.010.

PMID:
    26786385
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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 1; 148(6)e168-70. doi: 10.1378/chest.15-0700.

PMID:
    26621294
    [PubMed - in process]
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Medical Students' Perception of Their Educational Environment and Quality of Life: Is There a Positive Association?
Enns SC, Perotta B, Paro HB, Gannam S, Peleias M, Mayer FB, Santos IS, Menezes M, Senger MH, Barelli C, Silveira PS, Martins MA, Zen Tempski P
Acad Med. 2015 Nov 9;

PMID:
    26556293
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Health-related quality of life of students from a private medical school in Brazil.
Lins L, Carvalho FM, Menezes MS, Porto-Silva L, Damasceno H
Int J Med Educ. 2015 Nov 8; 6149-54. doi: 10.5116/ijme.563a.5dec.

PMID:
    26547925
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Study of risk factors for atopic sensitization, asthma, and bronchial hyperresponsiveness in animal laboratory workers.
Simoneti CS, Freitas AS, Barbosa MC, Ferraz E, Menezes MB, Bagatin E, Arruda LK, Vianna EO
J Occup Health. 2015 Oct 20;

PMID:
    26490427
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MDA-7/IL-24 functions as a tumor suppressor gene in vivo in transgenic mouse models of breast cancer.
Menezes ME, Shen XN, Das SK, Emdad L, Guo C, Yuan F, Li YJ, Archer MC, Zacksenhaus E, Windle JJ, Subler MA, Ben-David Y, Sarkar D, Wang XY, Fisher PB
Oncotarget. 2015 Nov 10; 6(35)36928-42. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.6047.

PMID:
    26474456
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Suppression of Her2/Neu mammary tumor development in mda-7/IL-24 transgenic mice.
Li YJ, Liu G, Xia L, Xiao X, Liu JC, Menezes ME, Das SK, Emdad L, Sarkar D, Fisher PB, Archer MC, Zacksenhaus E, Ben-David Y
Oncotarget. 2015 Nov 10; 6(35)36943-54. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.6046.

PMID:
    26460950
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3D evaluation of maxillary arches in unilateral cleft lip and palate patients treated with nasoalveolar moulding vs. Hotz's plate.
Cerón-Zapata AM, López-Palacio AM, Rodriguez-Ardila MJ, Berrio-Gutiérrez LM, De Menezes M, Sforza C
J Oral Rehabil. 2016 Feb; 43(2)111-8. doi: 10.1111/joor.12350.

PMID:
    26404105
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Magnetic resonance imaging of the vagina: an overview for radiologists with emphasis on clinical decision making.
Ferreira DM, Bezerra RO, Ortega CD, Blasbalg R, Viana PC, de Menezes MR, Rocha Mde S
Radiol Bras. 2015 Jul-Aug; 48(4)249-59. doi: 10.1590/0100-3984.2013.1726.

PMID:
    26379324
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Typification and taxonomic status re-evaluation of 15 taxon names within the species complex Cymbellaaffinis/tumidula/turgidula (Cymbellaceae, Bacillariophyta).
da Silva WJ, Jahn R, Ludwig TA, Hinz F, Menezes M
PhytoKeys. 2015; (53)1-25. doi: 10.3897/phytokeys.53.4782.

PMID:
    26312038
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Evaluation of the Safety and Efficacy of the Novel Svelte Acrobat Integrated Delivery System via Radial Approach With 5 Fr Catheters.
Devito FS, Beraldo de Andrade P, Faria Silva CE, Menezes MP, Abizaid A, de Ribamar Costa J Jr, Costa RA, Sousa AG
J Invasive Cardiol. 2015 Dec; 27(12)E312-8.

PMID:
    26301560
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High-Resolution Manometry Evaluation of the Pharynx and Upper Esophageal Sphincter Motility in Patients with Achalasia.
Menezes MA, Herbella FA, Patti MG
J Gastrointest Surg. 2015 Oct; 19(10)1753-7. doi: 10.1007/s11605-015-2901-5.

PMID:
    26282849
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Inflammatory and cardiac biomarkers are differentially expressed in clinical stages of Chagas disease.
Keating SM, Deng X, Fernandes F, Cunha-Neto E, Ribeiro AL, Adesina B, Beyer AI, Contestable P, Custer B, Busch MP, Sabino EC, NHLBI Retrovirus Epidemiology Donor Study-II (REDS-II), International Component
Int J Cardiol. 2015 Nov 15; 199451-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2015.07.040.

PMID:
    26277551
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Ergospirometry and echocardiography in early stage of heart failure with preserved ejection fraction and in healthy individuals.
Garcia EL, Menezes MG, Stefani Cde M, Danzmann LC, Torres MA
Arq Bras Cardiol. 2015 Sep; 105(3)248-55. doi: 10.5935/abc.20150085.

PMID:
    26247247
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Electronic and structural properties of vacancies and hydrogen adsorbates on trilayer graphene.
Menezes MG, Capaz RB
J Phys Condens Matter. 2015 Aug 26; 27(33)335302. doi: 10.1088/0953-8984/27/33/335302.

PMID:
    26241104
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Detection of parasite-specific IgG and IgA in paired serum and saliva samples for diagnosis of human strongyloidiasis in northern Paraná state, Brazil.
Bosqui LR, Gonçalves AL, Gonçalves-Pires Mdo R, Custodio LA, de Menezes MC, Murad VA, de Paula FM, Pavanelli WR, Conchon-Costa I, Costa-Cruz JM, Costa IN
Acta Trop. 2015 Oct; 150190-5. doi: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2015.07.026.

PMID:
    26238982
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Quality of Life, Family Support, and Comorbidities in Institutionalized Elders With and Without Symptoms of Depression.
de Araújo AA, Rebouças Barbosa RA, de Menezes MS, de Medeiros II, de Araújo RF Jr, de Medeiros CA
Psychiatr Q. 2015 Jul 21;

PMID:
    26195233
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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).