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"Too Close to the Sun"
Season 5, Episode 08
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Air date November 13, 2019
Written by Joseph Sousa & Danny Weiss
Directed by Michael Berry
Runtime 41 minutes
Episode Guide
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Too Close to the Sun is the eighth episode of Season 5 of Chicago Med.


Maggie gets unsettling news about her new friend Ben, when she discovers that he has contracted measles. And makes an unethical to support him.

Dr. Sexton, April's brother, is rushed into emergency surgery by Dr. Marcel after being violently assaulted.

Meanwhile, Dr. Choi and Dr. Charles deal with a social media influencer patient, who is using his followers to make medical decisions on his behalf. Forcing Dr. Charles to make a decision.

Also, Dr. Halstead deals treats a patient with a new kidney but discovers that it is failing her. She might have to go back on the transplant list, meaning that the patient will need to go back on dialysis.


Main Cast