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Most women with intellectual impairment are able to assent to and cooperate during pelvic examination when the procedure is carefully explained. This content does not have an English version. Reproductive Care for Women with Disabilities: J Midwifery Womens Health. CA Cancer J Clin. However, creation of a safe and welcoming environment is of paramount importance when working with these populations, as many lesbian and bisexual women and transgender individuals are reluctant to undergo screening for cervical cancer and sexually transmitted diseases because of previous negative clinical experiences.