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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

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 - in process]
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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 - in process]
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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 Aug 8; 13818-30. doi: 10.1016/j.toxicon.2017.08.007.

PMID:
    28801157
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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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 - in process]
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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 Aug 8; doi: 10.1111/cea.12994.

PMID:
    28787776
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Genome-wide diversity and differentiation in New World populations of the human malaria parasite Plasmodium vivax.
de Oliveira TC, Rodrigues PT, Menezes MJ, Gonçalves-Lopes RM, Bastos MS, Lima NF, Barbosa S, Gerber AL, Loss de Morais G, Berná L, Phelan J, Robello C, de Vasconcelos ATR, Alves JMP, Ferreira MU
PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2017 Jul; 11(7)e0005824. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0005824.

PMID:
    28759591
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Peptides derived from plasma proteins released by bothropasin, a metalloprotease present in the Bothrops jararaca venom.
Silva CCF, Menezes MC, Palomino M, Oliveira AK, Iwai LK, Faria M, Portaro FV
Toxicon. 2017 Oct; 13765-72. doi: 10.1016/j.toxicon.2017.07.009.

PMID:
    28690013
    [PubMed - in process]
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Constructing a Watts-Strogatz network from a small-world network with symmetric degree distribution.
Menezes MBC, Kim S, Huang R
PLoS One. 2017; 12(6)e0179120. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0179120.

PMID:
    28604809
    [PubMed - in process]
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Highly efficient one-step scarless protein tagging by type IIS restriction endonuclease-mediated precision cloning.
Xu Z, Rui YN, Balzeau J, Menezes MR, Niu A, Hagan JP, Kim DH
Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2017 Aug 12; 490(1)8-16. doi: 10.1016/j.bbrc.2017.05.153.

PMID:
    28576485
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Use of ranitidine is associated with infections in newborns hospitalized in a neonatal intensive care unit: a cohort study.
Santana RNS, Santos VS, Ribeiro-Júnior RF, Freire MS, Menezes MAS, Cipolotti R, Gurgel RQ
BMC Infect Dis. 2017 May 30; 17(1)375. doi: 10.1186/s12879-017-2482-x.

PMID:
    28558748
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Gait patterns of children and adolescents with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease.
Wojciechowski E, Sman A, Cornett K, Raymond J, Refshauge K, Menezes MP, Burns J, FAST Study Group.
Gait Posture. 2017 Jul; 5689-94. doi: 10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.05.005.

PMID:
    28527386
    [PubMed - in process]
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Factors affecting cell-free DNA fetal fraction and the consequences for test accuracy.
Scott FP, Menezes M, Palma-Dias R, Nisbet D, Schluter P, da Silva Costa F, McLennan AC
J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2017 Jun 8; 1-8. doi: 10.1080/14767058.2017.1330881.

PMID:
    28514925
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Preclinical study of a cost-effective photodynamic therapy protocol for treating oral candidoses.
da Silva NR, Ribeiro DG, Issa JPM, Bonfá K, Menezes MS, Oliveira VC, de Souza RF
Lasers Med Sci. 2017 Aug; 32(6)1253-1260. doi: 10.1007/s10103-017-2228-4.

PMID:
    28508242
    [PubMed - in process]
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Effect of thermally deposited siloxane-methacrylate coating on bonding to glass fibre posts.
Silva FP, Faria-E-Silva AL, Moraes RR, Ogliari AO, Reis GR, Oliveira ARF, Menezes MS
Int Endod J. 2017 Apr 25; doi: 10.1111/iej.12786.

PMID:
    28439909
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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The LIN28/let-7 Pathway in Cancer.
Balzeau J, Menezes MR, Cao S, Hagan JP
Front Genet. 2017; 831. doi: 10.3389/fgene.2017.00031.

PMID:
    28400788
    [PubMed]
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Implementation of the External Quality Assessment Program in Brazil.
Fleury MK, Menezes ME, Correa JA
Biochem Med (Zagreb). 2017 Feb 15; 27(1)93-96. doi: 10.11613/BM.2017.012.

PMID:
    28392731
    [PubMed - in process]
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High-resolution manometry findings in patients with achalasia and massive dilated megaesophagus.
Menezes MA, Andolfi C, Herbella FA, Patti MG
Dis Esophagus. 2017 May 1; 30(5)1-4. doi: 10.1093/dote/dow008.

PMID:
    28375440
    [PubMed - in process]
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Ultrasonography During Surgery to Approach Cerebral Metastases: Effect on Karnofsky Index Scores and Tumor Volume.
de Lima Oliveira M, Picarelli H, Menezes MR, Amorim RL, Teixeira MJ, Bor-Seng-Shu E
World Neurosurg. 2017 Jul; 103557-565. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2017.03.087.

PMID:
    28359927
    [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).