Descriptor English: Only Child
Descriptor Spanish: Hijo Único
Descriptor hijo único
Scope note: Niño que no tiene hermanos.
Descriptor Portuguese: Filho Único
Descriptor French: Enfant unique
Entry term(s): Child, Only
Children, Only
Only Children
Tree number(s): F01.829.263.750
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Child who has no siblings.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
ED education
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
Public MeSH Note: 68
History Note: 68
DeCS ID: 10046
Unique ID: D009863
NLM Classification: WS 105.5.F2
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Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2002/07/03
Only Child - Preferred
Concept UI M0015305
Scope note Child who has no siblings.
Preferred term Only Child
Entry term(s) Child, Only
Children, Only
Only Children

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