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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

[Food environment: validation of a method for measurement and characterization in the territory with the Health Academy Program].
Costa BVL, Freitas PP, Menezes MC, Guimarães LMF, Ferreira LF, Alves MDSC, Lopes ACS
Cad Saude Publica. 2018 Sep 6; 34(9)e00168817. doi: 10.1590/0102-311X00168817.

PMID:
    30208180
    [PubMed - in process]
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The Influence of Auditory Feedback and Vocal Rehabilitation on Prelingual Hearing-Impaired Individuals Post Cochlear Implant.
Ubrig MT, Tsuji RK, Weber R, Menezes MHM, Barrichelo VMO, da Cunha MGB, Tsuji DH, Goffi-Gomez MVS
J Voice. 2018 Aug 30; pii: S0892-1997(18)30106-1. doi: 10.1016/j.jvoice.2018.07.004.

PMID:
    30174224
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Safety and efficacy of progressive resistance exercise for Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease in children: a randomised, double-blind, sham-controlled trial.
Burns J, Sman AD, Cornett KMD, Wojciechowski E, Walker T, Menezes MP, Mandarakas MR, Rose KJ, Bray P, Sampaio H, Farrar M, Refshauge KM, Raymond J, FAST Study Group.
Lancet Child Adolesc Health. 2017 Oct; 1(2)106-113. doi: 10.1016/S2352-4642(17)30013-5.

PMID:
    30169201
    [PubMed - in process]
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Genomic and epidemiological monitoring of yellow fever virus transmission potential.
Faria NR, Kraemer MUG, Hill SC, Goes de Jesus J, Aguiar RS, Iani FCM, Xavier J, Quick J, du Plessis L, Dellicour S, Thézé J, Carvalho RDO, Baele G, Wu CH, Silveira PP, Arruda MB, Pereira MA, Pereira GC, Lourenço J, Obolski U, Abade L, Vasylyeva TI, Giovanetti M, Yi D, Weiss DJ, Wint GRW, Shearer FM, Funk S, Nikolay B, Fonseca V, Adelino TER, Oliveira MAA, Silva MVF, Sacchetto L, Figueiredo PO, Rezende IM, Mello EM, Said RFC, Santos DA, Ferraz ML, Brito MG, Santana LF, Menezes MT, Brindeiro RM, Tanuri A, Dos Santos FCP, Cunha MS, Nogueira JS, Rocco IM, da Costa AC, Komninakis SCV, Azevedo V, Chieppe AO, Araujo ESM, Mendonça MCL, Dos Santos CC, Dos Santos CD, Mares-Guia AM, Nogueira RMR, Sequeira PC, Abreu RG, Garcia MHO, Abreu AL, Okumoto O, Kroon EG, de Albuquerque CFC, Lewandowski K, Pullan ST, Carroll M, de Oliveira T, Sabino EC, Souza RP, Suchard MA, Lemey P, Trindade GS, Drumond BP, Filippis AMB, Loman NJ, Cauchemez S, Alcantara LCJ, Pybus OG
Science. 2018 Aug 31; 361(6405)894-899. doi: 10.1126/science.aat7115.

PMID:
    30139911
    [PubMed - in process]
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3' RNA Uridylation in Epitranscriptomics, Gene Regulation, and Disease.
Menezes MR, Balzeau J, Hagan JP
Front Mol Biosci. 2018; 561. doi: 10.3389/fmolb.2018.00061.

PMID:
    30057901
    [PubMed]
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Post-surgical effects on the maxillary segments of children with oral clefts: New three-dimensional anthropometric analysis.
Ambrosio ECP, Sforza C, De Menezes M, Carrara CFC, Machado MAAM, Oliveira TM
J Craniomaxillofac Surg. 2018 Sep; 46(9)1511-1514. doi: 10.1016/j.jcms.2018.06.017.

PMID:
    30029840
    [PubMed - in process]
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Whole-Body Magnetic Resonance Imaging in the Oncology Setting: An Overview and Update on Recent Advances.
Bezerra ROF, Recchimuzzi DZ, Dos Santos Mota MM, Garcia MRT, de Menezes MR, Mazo PE, Cerri GG
J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2018 Jul 14; doi: 10.1097/RCT.0000000000000772.

PMID:
    30015799
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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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 Sep; 118(9)1941-1958. doi: 10.1007/s00421-018-3919-7.

PMID:
    29978261
    [PubMed - in process]
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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 Oct; 21(15)2782-2792. doi: 10.1017/S1368980018001623.

PMID:
    29976270
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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
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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
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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; 83(4)415-416. doi: 10.1159/000487594.

PMID:
    29860263
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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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
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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
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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 Aug 1; pii: S0034-7094(17)30338-0. doi: 10.1016/j.bjan.2018.03.002.

PMID:
    29776669
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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
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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).