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Marcia J. Browne, MD

  • Clinical Associate at MGH
  • Clinical Instructor at Harvard Medical School

617-724-4000

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Overview

Departments

Hematology/Oncology

Medicine

Centers & Specialties

Cancer Center

Clinical Interests
  • Adjuvant therapy in early stage breast cancer
  • Treatment of metastatic breast cancer
  • Cancer treatment in underdeveloped countries
Medical Education
  • MD, Georgetown University School of Medicine
  • Residency, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • Fellowship, National Cancer Institute
Board Certifications
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology
Locations
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Nantucket: Cottage Hospital
Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna Health Inc.
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Care 65
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Managed Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Partners Plus
  • Cigna (PAL #'s)
  • Fallon Community HealthCare
  • Great-West Healthcare (formally One Health Plan)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - ACD
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - PBO
  • Health Care Value Management (HCVM)
  • Humana/Choice Care PPO
  • MassHealth
  • Medicare
  • Medicare - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - PBO
  • OSW - Maine
  • OSW - New Hampshire
  • OSW - Rhode Island
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS)
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Railroad Medicare - ACD
  • Senior Whole Health
  • TriCare
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • Unicare
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - ACD
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - PBO
Patient Age Group
Adult
Gender
Female

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Biography

Medical School
Georgetown University School of Medicine

Internship and Residency
Internal Medicine
New England Deaconess Hospital, Harvard Medical School

Fellowships:
Medical Oncology
National Cancer Institute, National Institute of Health
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institute of Health

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Research & Publications

Publications

1. Browne, M.J.,;and Pizzo, P.A. Excess prevalence of Pneumocystis Carinii pneumonia in lymphoma patients treated with combination chemotherapy. Ann Intern Med. 1986; 104:338-344.

2. Pizzo, P.A., Hiemenz, J., Hathorn, J.W., Browne, M.J.,Wesley, R.A. Randomized trial comparing Ceftazadime alone with combination antibiotic therapy in cancer patients with fever and neutropenia. N. Engl. J. Med. 1986; 315:522-559.

3. Browne, M.J., et al and Pizzo, P.A. Infectious complications of intraventricular reservoirs in cancer patients. Review of Infectious Disease 1987; 6:182-189.

4. Browne, M.J., Glatstein, E. et. al.Pizzo, P. A randomized trial of open lung biopsy versus empiric antimicrobial therapy in cancer patients with diffuse pulmonary infiltrates. Journal of Clinical Oncol 8: No. 2, 222-229, 1990.

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Contact

Hematology/Oncology
55 Fruit Street
Boston MA, 02114-2696
Phone 1: 617-724-4000
Phone 2: 617-726-6500
Nantucket Cottage Hospital
57 Prospect Street
Nantucket MA, 02554
Phone 1: 508-825-8165
Fax: 508-825-8172

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