Can you catch anal herpes if you wear a condom?

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Man's Hands Unwrapping a CondomUnfortunately, yes you can. Using a condom often does not totally block the areas which easily transmit the virus. Some studies indicate that using a condom lowers the risk of transmission by about 50%, which is a lot better than nothing (so definitely still use condoms!), but it is far from perfect