Medical Questions > Conditions and Diseases > Hernia Forum

Hiatus hernia and sexual performance

Dear Doctor,

With reference to the above subject, i wouldlike to understand more on wether Chronic hiatus hernia can affect sexual perfomance. If so,how can couple deal with the situation and never loose taste of their conjugal rights.

Thank you.

Did you find this post helpful?

User Profile
replied July 18th, 2009
I am not aware of any connection between hiatal hernias and sexual performance. You should ask your doctor to further evaluate your sexual performance problems, as there is likely some other cause for this problem.

Sincerely/ Robert A. Wascher, MD, FACS
A landmark, evidence-based guide to a healthy cancer-prevention lifestyle, based on cutting-edge cancer research.
Did you find this post helpful?
DISCLAIMER: "Ask a Doctor" questions are answered by certified physicians and other medical professionals. For more information about experts participating in the "Ask a Doctor" Network, please visit our medical experts page. You may also visit our Hernia , for moderated patient to patient support and information.

The information provided on eHealth Forum is designed to improve, not replace, the relationship between a patient and his/her own physician. Personal consultation(s) with a qualified medical professional is the proper means for diagnosing any medical condition.