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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

Expressed var gene repertoire and variant surface antigen diversity in a shrinking Plasmodium falciparum population.
Carlos BC, Fotoran WL, Menezes MJ, Cabral FJ, Bastos MF, Costa FT, Sousa-Neto JA, Ribolla PE, Wunderlich G, Ferreira MU
Exp Parasitol. 2016 Sep 20; pii: S0014-4894(16)30191-6. doi: 10.1016/j.exppara.2016.09.006.

PMID:
    27663467
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Detecting Tumor Metastases: The Road to Therapy Starts Here.
Menezes ME, Das SK, Minn I, Emdad L, Wang XY, Sarkar D, Pomper MG, Fisher PB
Adv Cancer Res. 2016; 1321-44. doi: 10.1016/bs.acr.2016.07.001.

PMID:
    27613128
    [PubMed - in process]
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Variants in SLC18A3, vesicular acetylcholine transporter, cause congenital myasthenic syndrome.
O'Grady GL, Verschuuren C, Yuen M, Webster R, Menezes M, Fock JM, Pride N, Best HA, Benavides Damm T, Turner C, Lek M, Engel AG, North KN, Clarke NF, MacArthur DG, Kamsteeg EJ, Cooper ST
Neurology. 2016 Sep 2; pii: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000003179.

PMID:
    27590285
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Pereskia aculeata Miller Flour: Metabolic Effects and Composition.
Barbalho SM, Guiguer ÉL, Marinelli PS, do Santos Bueno PC, Pescinini-Salzedas LM, Dos Santos MC, Oshiiwa M, Mendes CG, de Menezes ML, Nicolau CC, Otoboni AM, de Alvares Goulart R
J Med Food. 2016 Sep; 19(9)890-4. doi: 10.1089/jmf.2016.0052.

PMID:
    27583638
    [PubMed - in process]
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Giant and Tunable Anisotropy of Nanoscale Friction in Graphene.
Almeida CM, Prioli R, Fragneaud B, Cançado LG, Paupitz R, Galvão DS, De Cicco M, Menezes MG, Achete CA, Capaz RB
Sci Rep. 2016 Aug 18; 631569. doi: 10.1038/srep31569.

PMID:
    27534691
    [PubMed - in process]
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Surface modification of gutta-percha cones by non-thermal plasma.
Prado M, Menezes MS, Gomes BP, Barbosa CA, Athias L, Simão RA
Mater Sci Eng C Mater Biol Appl. 2016 Nov 1; 68343-9. doi: 10.1016/j.msec.2016.05.062.

PMID:
    27524029
    [PubMed - in process]
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Impact of educational interventions in reducing diabetic complications: a systematic review.
Menezes MM, Lopes CT, Nogueira Lde S
Rev Bras Enferm. 2016 Jul-Aug; 69(4)773-84. doi: 10.1590/0034-7167.2016690422i.

PMID:
    27508485
    [PubMed - in process]
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Neurophysiological profile of peripheral neuropathy associated with childhood mitochondrial disease.
Menezes MP, Rahman S, Bhattacharya K, Clark D, Christodoulou J, Ellaway C, Farrar M, Pitt M, Sampaio H, Ware TL, Wedatilake Y, Thorburn DR, Ryan MM, Ouvrier R
Mitochondrion. 2016 Sep; 30162-7. doi: 10.1016/j.mito.2016.07.014.

PMID:
    27475922
    [PubMed - in process]
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Asthma self-management model: randomized controlled trial.
Olivera CM, Vianna EO, Bonizio RC, de Menezes MB, Ferraz E, Cetlin AA, Valdevite LM, Almeida GA, Araujo AS, Simoneti CS, de Freitas A, Lizzi EA, Borges MC, de Freitas O
Health Educ Res. 2016 Oct; 31(5)639-52. doi: 10.1093/her/cyw035.

PMID:
    27473571
    [PubMed - in process]
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Infection of laboratory colonies of Anopheles mosquitoes with Plasmodium vivax from cryopreserved clinical isolates.
Shaw-Saliba K, Clarke D, Santos JM, Menezes MJ, Lim C, Mascarenhas A, Chery L, Gomes E, March S, Bhatia SN, Rathod PK, Ferreira MU, Catteruccia F, Duraisingh MT
Int J Parasitol. 2016 Oct; 46(11)679-83. doi: 10.1016/j.ijpara.2016.06.003.

PMID:
    27456552
    [PubMed - in process]
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Capillary-induced Homogenization of Matrix in Paper: A Powerful Approach for the Quantification of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients Using Mass Spectrometry Imaging.
de Menezes M, de Oliveira DN, Catharino RR
Sci Rep. 2016 Jul 21; 629970. doi: 10.1038/srep29970.

PMID:
    27439589
    [PubMed - in process]
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Whole Genome Sequencing Identifies a 78 kb Insertion from Chromosome 8 as the Cause of Charcot-Marie-Tooth Neuropathy CMTX3.
Brewer MH, Chaudhry R, Qi J, Kidambi A, Drew AP, Menezes MP, Ryan MM, Farrar MA, Mowat D, Subramanian GM, Young HK, Zuchner S, Reddel SW, Nicholson GA, Kennerson ML
PLoS Genet. 2016 Jul; 12(7)e1006177. doi: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1006177.

PMID:
    27438001
    [PubMed - in process]
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Health-related quality of life of medical students in a Brazilian student loan programme.
Lins L, Carvalho FM, Menezes MS, Porto-Silva L, Damasceno H
Perspect Med Educ. 2016 Aug; 5(4)197-204. doi: 10.1007/s40037-016-0283-3.

PMID:
    27438057
    [PubMed]
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Trends in the Evolution of Snake Toxins Underscored by an Integrative Omics Approach to Profile the Venom of the Colubrid Phalotris mertensi.
Campos PF, Andrade-Silva D, Zelanis A, Paes Leme AF, Rocha MM, Menezes MC, Serrano SM, Junqueira-de-Azevedo Ide L
Genome Biol Evol. 2016 Aug 16; 8(8)2266-87. doi: 10.1093/gbe/evw149.

PMID:
    27412610
    [PubMed - in process]
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Experiences of prenatal diagnosis and decision-making about termination of pregnancy: A qualitative study.
Hodgson J, Pitt P, Metcalfe S, Halliday J, Menezes M, Fisher J, Hickerton C, Petersen K, McClaren B
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 2016 Jul 12; doi: 10.1111/ajo.12501.

PMID:
    27402530
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Social Networking Family of Caregivers during Hospitalization of Children.
Menezes M, Moré CL, Barros L
Rev Esc Enferm USP. 2016 Jun; 50 Spec107-13. doi: 10.1590/S0080-623420160000300016.

PMID:
    27384284
    [PubMed - in process]
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Associating liver partition and portal vein ligation for staged hepatectomy (ALPPS) in colorectal liver metastasis: the radiologist's perspective.
Zattar-Ramos LC, Bezerra RO, Siqueira LT, Marques DT, Menezes MR, Herman P, Machado MA, Cerri GG, Leite CC
Abdom Radiol (NY). 2016 Jul 5;

PMID:
    27377899
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Breast reconstruction and risk of lymphedema after mastectomy: A prospective cohort study with 10 years of follow-up.
Menezes MM, Bello MA, Millen E, Lucas FA, Carvalho FN, Andrade MF, Pereira AC, Koifman RJ, Bergmann A
J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2016 Sep; 69(9)1218-26. doi: 10.1016/j.bjps.2016.06.001.

PMID:
    27373492
    [PubMed - in process]
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Acute Poisoning in Children in Bahia, Brazil.
Rodrigues Mendonça D, Menezes MS, Matos MA, Rebouças DS, Filho JN, de Assis RS, Carneiro L
Glob Pediatr Health. 2016; 32333794X15623243. doi: 10.1177/2333794X15623243.

PMID:
    27335994
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Safety and feasibility of radiofrequency ablation for treatment of Bosniak IV renal cysts.
Menezes MR, Viana PC, Yamanari TR, Reis LO, Nahas W
Int Braz J Urol. 2016 May-Jun; 42(3)456-63. doi: 10.1590/S1677-5538.IBJU.2015.0444.

PMID:
    27286107
    [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).