COVID-19 + Cancer FAQ

COVID-19 + Cancer FAQ

What is COVID-19? How can I contract it? How can I prevent it?

Am I at higher risk of becoming critically ill from COVID-19 because I have cancer?

When should I…?

Call my doctor?

Get tested?

Go to the hospital?

Why is or isn’t my doctor delaying my cancer treatment during this time?

Is it safe to delay cancer screening test or risk-reducing surgery if I have a hereditary cancer?

When stay-at-home restrictions lift, what should I do?