Coronavirus disease in Germany

Coronavirus disease in Germany– MHH informs

Last December a dangerous lung disease emerged in China. The pathogen is identified as a new form of the coronavirus. It is spreading rapidly all over the world. On the following pages we inform you about the current situation, resolve important questions and show you how the Hannover Medical School (MHH) is handling this situation.

Latest videos (in German)

How is Corona treated, Prof. Dr. Hoeper? (video in German)

What does a severe course of COVID-19 disease look like? What drugs are used to treat corona patients?

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Transplant during the corona pandemic (video in German)

Marion L. was transplanted in the middle of the Corona period. Prof. Wedemeyer and Dr. Judges explain what has changed through Corona and why patients should not be afraid.

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Information hotlines for citizens and patients:



  • Bundesgesundheitsministerium: 030 / 346 465 100 (Monday to Thursday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Friday 8 a.m. to 12 a.m.)
  • Landesgesundheitsamt Lower Saxony: 0511 / 4 505 555 (Monday to Friday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.)
  • Region Hannover: 0800 / 7 313 131 (free of charge, Monday to Thursday: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Friday 8 a.m. to 12 a.m.)