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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

  • Location(s)
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Location(s)

Location(s)

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

Prevalence of peripheral arterial disease in patients with heart failure with preserved ejection fraction.
da Cunha GR, Brugnarotto RJ, Halal VAE, Menezes MG, Bartholomay E, Albuquerque LC, Danzmann LC
Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2019; 74e978. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2019/e978.

PMID:
    31618323
    [PubMed - in process]
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Postnatal intermittent hypoxia enhances phrenic and reduces vagal-related upper airway motor activities in rats by epigenetic mechanisms.
Bittencourt-Silva PG, Menezes MF, Mendonça-Junior BA, Karlen-Amarante M, Zoccal DB
Exp Physiol. 2019 Oct 12; doi: 10.1113/EP087928.

PMID:
    31605407
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Digital soil mapping including additional point sampling in Posses ecosystem services pilot watershed, southeastern Brazil.
Silva BPC, Silva MLN, Avalos FAP, de Menezes MD, Curi N
Sci Rep. 2019 Sep 24; 9(1)13763. doi: 10.1038/s41598-019-50376-w.

PMID:
    31551477
    [PubMed - in process]
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Causes for hospitalization of elderly individuals due to primary care sensitive conditions and its associated contextual factors.
Soares AMM, Mendes TCO, Lima KC, Menezes MM
Rev Assoc Med Bras (1992). 2019 Sep 12; 65(8)1086-1092. doi: 10.1590/1806-9282.65.8.1086.

PMID:
    31531606
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Validity and reliability of the 36-Item Short Form Health Survey questionnaire version 2 among people living with HIV in Brazil.
Lins-Kusterer L, Valdelamar J, Aguiar CVN, Menezes MS, Netto EM, Brites C
Braz J Infect Dis. 2019 Sep 3; pii: S1413-8670(19)30419-2. doi: 10.1016/j.bjid.2019.08.001.

PMID:
    31491370
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Monotony in the consumption of fruits and vegetables and food environment characteristics.
Mendonça RD, Lopes MS, Freitas PP, Campos SF, Menezes MC, Lopes ACS
Rev Saude Publica. 2019 Sep 2; 5363. doi: 10.11606/S1518-8787.2019053000705.

PMID:
    31483005
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Characterization of the human myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein antibody response in demyelination.
Tea F, Lopez JA, Ramanathan S, Merheb V, Lee FXZ, Zou A, Pilli D, Patrick E, van der Walt A, Monif M, Tantsis EM, Yiu EM, Vucic S, Henderson APD, Fok A, Fraser CL, Lechner-Scott J, Reddel SW, Broadley S, Barnett MH, Brown DA, Lunemann JD, Dale RC, Brilot F, Australasian and New Zealand MOG Study Group.
Acta Neuropathol Commun. 2019 Sep 3; 7(1)145. doi: 10.1186/s40478-019-0786-3.

PMID:
    31481127
    [PubMed - in process]
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RECOMMENDATIONS FOR INVASIVE PROCEDURES IN PATIENTS WITH DISEASES OF THE LIVER AND BILIARY TRACT: REPORT OF A JOINT MEETING OF THE BRAZILIAN SOCIETY OF HEPATOLOGY (SBH), BRAZILIAN SOCIETY OF DIGESTIVE ENDOSCOPY (SOBED) AND BRAZILIAN SOCIETY OF INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY AND ENDOVASCULAR SURGERY (SOBRICE).
Schiavon LL, Ejima FH, Menezes MR, Bittencourt PL, Members of the Pannel of the 1st Joint Meeting of the SBH, SOBED and SOBRICE., Moreira AM, Farias AQ, Chagas AL, Assis AM, Mattos ÂZ, Salomão BC, Terra C, Martins FPB, Carnevale FC, Rezende GFDM, Paulo GA, Pereira GHS, Leal Filho JMDM, Meneses J, Costa LSND, Carneiro MV, Álvares-DA-Silva MR, Soares MVA, Pereira OI, Ximenes RO, Durante RFS, Ferreira VA, Lima VM
Arq Gastroenterol. 2019 Aug 13; 56(2)213-231. doi: 10.1590/S0004-2803.201900000-42.

PMID:
    31460590
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Patient classification based on volume and case-mix in the emergency department and their association with performance.
Zaerpour F, Bischak DP, Menezes MBC, McRae A, Lang ES
Health Care Manag Sci. 2019 Aug 24; doi: 10.1007/s10729-019-09495-z.

PMID:
    31446556
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Natural variation of arsenic fractions in soils of the Brazilian Amazon.
da Silva Júnior EC, Martins GC, de Oliveira Wadt LH, da Silva KE, de Lima RMB, Batista KD, Guedes MC, de Oliveira Junior RC, Reis AR, Lopes G, de Menezes MD, Broadley MR, Young SD, Guilherme LRG
Sci Total Environ. 2019 Oct 15; 6871219-1231. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.05.446.

PMID:
    31412457
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Effect of the addition of thiourethane oligomers on the sol-gel composition of BisGMA/TEGDMA polymer networks.
Borges MG, Barcelos LM, Menezes MS, Soares CJ, Fugolin APP, Navarro O, Huynh V, Lewis SH, Pfeifer CS
Dent Mater. 2019 Aug 5; pii: S0109-5641(19)30691-8. doi: 10.1016/j.dental.2019.07.015.

PMID:
    31395449
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Analysis of Dental Arch in Children With Oral Cleft Before and After the Primary Surgeries.
Mello BZF, Ambrosio ECP, Jorge PK, de Menezes M, Carrara CFC, Soares S, Valarelli FP, Moreira Machado MAA, Oliveira TM
J Craniofac Surg. 2019 Jul 31; doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000005775.

PMID:
    31369497
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Multiresidue analysis and evaluation of the matrix effect on 20 pesticides in Brazilian maize (<i>Zea mays</i> L.) flour.
Milhome MAL, Vieira SKV, Reges BM, Fernandes DR, Uchoa MLP, Pinheiro AI, Castro RC, Silva VPA, Nobre CA, Menezes MGG, Silva RO, do Nascimento RF
J Environ Sci Health B. 2019 Jul 15; 1-6. doi: 10.1080/03601234.2019.1640586.

PMID:
    31305217
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Cardiac involvement in trypanosomiasis in sheep experimentally infected by Trypanosoma vivax (Ziemman, 1905).
Batista JS, Araújo Júnior HN, Moura GHF, Góis RCS, Paiva KAR, Silva JBD, Costa WP, Menezes MC, Nunes FVA, Costa KMFM, Medeiros GVD
Exp Parasitol. 2019 Oct; 205107714. doi: 10.1016/j.exppara.2019.05.008.

PMID:
    31279927
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Diagnostic detection systems and QuEChERS methods for multiclass pesticide analyses in different types of fruits: An overview from the last decade.
Alcântara DB, Fernandes TSM, Nascimento HO, Lopes AF, Menezes MGG, Lima ACA, Carvalho TV, Grinberg P, Milhome MAL, Oliveira AHB, Becker H, Zocolo GJ, Nascimento RF
Food Chem. 2019 Nov 15; 298124958. doi: 10.1016/j.foodchem.2019.124958.

PMID:
    31260992
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Consumer food environment and overweight.
de Freitas PP, de Menezes MC, Lopes ACS
Nutrition. 2019 Oct; 66108-114. doi: 10.1016/j.nut.2019.04.013.

PMID:
    31254949
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Efficiency of ESI and APCI ionization sources in LC-MS/MS systems for analysis of 22 pesticide residues in food matrix.
De O Silva R, De Menezes MGG, De Castro RC, De A Nobre C, Milhome MAL, Do Nascimento RF
Food Chem. 2019 Nov 1; 297124934. doi: 10.1016/j.foodchem.2019.06.001.

PMID:
    31253300
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Environmental Assessment and Evaluation of Oxidative Stress and Genotoxicity Biomarkers Related to Chronic Occupational Exposure to Benzene.
Costa-Amaral IC, Carvalho LVB, Santos MVC, Valente D, Pereira AC, Figueiredo VO, Souza JM, Castro VS, Trancoso MF, Fonseca ASA, Milagres VG, Mendes MPR, Paiva MJN, André LC, Borges RM, Menezes MAC, Alves SR, Gonçalves ES, Sisenando HA, Perini JA, Oliveira MS, Moura-Correa MJ, Teixeira LR, Collins AR, Mattos RCOC, Sarcinelli PN, Larentis AL
Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2019 Jun 25; 16(12)pii: E2240. doi: 10.3390/ijerph16122240.

PMID:
    31242656
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3D comparison of dental arch stability in patients with and without cleft lip and palate after orthodontic/rehabilitative treatment.
Caballero JT, Pucciarelli MGR, Pazmiño VFC, Curvêllo VP, Menezes M, Sforza C, Soares S
J Appl Oral Sci. 2019 Jun 13; 27e20180434. doi: 10.1590/1678-7757-2018-0434.

PMID:
    31215598
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Does access to healthy food vary according to socioeconomic status and to food store type? an ecologic study.
Costa BVL, Menezes MC, Oliveira CDL, Mingoti SA, Jaime PC, Caiaffa WT, Lopes ACS
BMC Public Health. 2019 Jun 18; 19(1)775. doi: 10.1186/s12889-019-6975-y.

PMID:
    31215435
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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).