SARS-CoV-2: Walk-through test station

Help for helpers during the COVID-19 pandemic

23.04.2020 - With its Walk-through Station, the Division of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine offers test capacities for medical staff in acute care of COVID patients.

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By decision of the Bavarian state government, the Division of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine of the LMU University Hospital runs a Walk-through Test Station at Georgenstraße (Leopoldstraße 5) in Munich. The test station is organized by an experienced team of doctors from the Division of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine. Together with the City of Munich, the Tropical Institute is thus setting up test capacities for medical personnel and specific staff like employees in nursing homes. At the Georgenstraße site, testing is only possible for this defined group of people and by appointment only.

Opening times of the Walk-through Test Station:
8:30 – 12:00 (by appointment only).

Please find further information here (in German).


For general information on the novel Coronavirus and regular updates, please have a look at the website of the Robert Koch Institute and further  sources of information (see weblinks below). Patients in Germany with suspected COVID-19 infection are also asked to contact their local health department.


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As of July 31th, subject to change without notice.
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Media reports about the Division of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine (selection, in German):