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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

Magnetic resonance imaging in enterovirus-71, myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein antibody, aquaporin-4 antibody, and multiple sclerosis-associated myelitis in children.
Tantsis EM, Prelog K, Alper G, Benson L, Gorman M, Lim M, Mohammad SS, Ramanathan S, Brilot F, Dale RC, Paediatric Myelitis Mri Study Group.
Dev Med Child Neurol. 2018 Dec 10; doi: 10.1111/dmcn.14114.

PMID:
    30537075
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First report of vampyrellid predator-prey dynamics in a marine system.
Alves-de-Souza C, Benevides TS, Menezes M, Jeanthon C, Guillou L
ISME J. 2018 Dec 6; doi: 10.1038/s41396-018-0329-0.

PMID:
    30523275
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Development and validation of the Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease Infant Scale.
Mandarakas MR, Menezes MP, Rose KJ, Shy R, Eichinger K, Foscan M, Estilow T, Kennedy R, Herbert K, Bray P, Refshauge K, Ryan MM, Yiu EM, Farrar M, Sampaio H, Moroni I, Pagliano E, Pareyson D, Yum SW, Herrmann DN, Acsadi G, Shy ME, Burns J, Sanmaneechai O
Brain. 2018 Dec 1; 141(12)3319-3330. doi: 10.1093/brain/awy280.

PMID:
    30476010
    [PubMed - in process]
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Influence of preheating and post-curing on a novel fiber-reinforced composite post material.
Almeida LN, Mendes GAM, Favarão IN, Kasuya AVB, Borges MG, Menezes MS, Fonseca RB
Braz Oral Res. 2018 Oct 29; 32e97. doi: 10.1590/1807-3107bor-2018.vol32.0097.

PMID:
    30379234
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Cat ownership is associated with increased asthma prevalence and dog ownership with decreased spirometry values.
Simoneti CS, Ferraz E, Menezes MB, Icuma TR, Vianna EO
Braz J Med Biol Res. 2018 Oct 18; 51(12)e7558. doi: 10.1590/1414-431X20187558.

PMID:
    30365724
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Vasodilation and Reduction of Systolic Blood Pressure after One Session of High-Intensity Interval Training in Patients With Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction.
Lima JB, Silveira ADD, Saffi MAL, Menezes MG, Piardi DS, Ramm LDCR, Zanini M, Stein RMNR
Arq Bras Cardiol. 2018 Nov; 111(5)699-707. doi: 10.5935/abc.20180202.

PMID:
    30365604
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Variation sites at the HLA-G 3' untranslated region confer differential susceptibility to HIV/HPV co-infection and aneuploidy in cervical cell.
Medeiros FS, Martins AES, Gomes RG, de Oliveira SAV, Welkovic S, Maruza M, Menezes MLB, Ximenes RAA, Diniz GTN, Donadi EA, Lucena-Silva N
PLoS One. 2018; 13(10)e0204679. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0204679.

PMID:
    30278059
    [PubMed - in process]
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MRI of the anterior compartment of the lower leg is a biomarker for weakness, disability and impaired gait in childhood Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease.
Cornett KM, Wojciechowski E, Sman AD, Walker T, Menezes MP, Bray P, Halaki M, Burns J, FAST Study Group.
Muscle Nerve. 2018 Sep 28; doi: 10.1002/mus.26352.

PMID:
    30265406
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Longitudinal morphometric analysis of dental arch of children with cleft lip and palate: 3D stereophotogrammetry study.
Ambrosio ECP, Sforza C, De Menezes M, Gibelli D, Codari M, Carrara CFC, Machado MAAM, Oliveira TM
Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol. 2018 Aug 31; pii: S2212-4403(18)31156-8. doi: 10.1016/j.oooo.2018.08.012.

PMID:
    30249537
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Intranasal Osteosarcoma in a Dog-A Case Report.
de Toledo GN, Reina Moreira PR, Rolemberg DS, Facin AC, Hough Monteiro JE, Menezes MP, Bastos Andrade Moutinho da Conceição ME, Ruiz Sueiro FA, Oliveira Vasconcelos R, Castro Moraes P, Costa MT, de Nardi AB
Top Companion Anim Med. 2018 Jun; 33(2)35-39. doi: 10.1053/j.tcam.2018.04.001.

PMID:
    30236408
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Glial fibrillary acidic protein levels are associated with global histone H4 acetylation after spinal cord injury in rats.
de Menezes MF, Nicola F, Vital da Silva IR, Vizuete A, Elsner VR, Xavier LL, Gonçalves CAS, Netto CA, Mestriner RG
Neural Regen Res. 2018 Nov; 13(11)1945-1952. doi: 10.4103/1673-5374.239443.

PMID:
    30233068
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[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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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).