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Marcia J. Browne, MD

Clinical Associate at MGH

Clinical Instructor at Harvard Medical School

  • Phone: 617-724-4000
Department of Medicine


  • Cancer Center
  • Breast Cancer
Clinical Interests
Adjuvant therapy in early stage breast cancer
Treatment of metastatic breast cancer
Cancer treatment in underdeveloped countries
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Nantucket: Cottage Hospital
Medical Education
MD, Georgetown University School of Medicine
Residency, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Fellowship, National Cancer Institute
Board Certifications
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
Medical Oncology, American Board of Internal Medicine
Patient Age Group
Accepting New Patients
Accepting New Patients


Medical School
Georgetown University School of Medicine

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

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

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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Boston, MA 02114-2696

Phone: 617-724-4000
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Nantucket Cottage Hospital
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Nantucket, MA 02554

Phone: 508-825-8165
Fax: 508-825-8172