Herpes belongs to a kind of STDs, it can infect both in men and women, herpes has two types, oral herpes presents in the face, mouth area, genital herpes in the genital area.
Genital herpes in men may cause herpes prostatitis, this prostatitis is similar to chlamydia prostatitis is contagious, chlamydia has been proved can be cured by medical treatment. But it is different to herpes prostatitis. This prostatitis is untreatable. Patients can only take medical treatment to control herpes prostatitis symptoms.