Last updated: March 30
People with kidney disease and other chronic medical problems are more likely to have serious complications after contracting COVID-19 (coronavirus) when compared to the general population. Your physician can review your medical record to give you a greater understanding of your personal risk.
Here are answers to some common questions related to kidney disease and COVID-19. Please note that these answers are subject to change as we receive more information about COVID-19. If you have additional questions not answered here, call your physician or the Northwestern Medicine COVID-19 hotline at 312.47.COVID (312.472.6843).