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Descriptor English: Sex Work
Descriptor Spanish: Trabajo Sexual
Descriptor Portuguese: Trabalho Sexual
Descriptor French: Prostitution
Entry term(s): Industries, Sex
Prostitution
Sex Industries
Sex Industry
Work, Sex
Tree number(s): F01.145.802.790
I01.880.735.679
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D011477
Scope note: The act or practice of engaging in sexual relations for money or other benefit.
Allowable Qualifiers: EH ethnology
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
DeCS ID: 11920
Unique ID: D011477
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/08/09
Sex Work - Preferred
Concept UI M0017840
Scope note The act or practice of engaging in sexual relations for money or other benefit.
Preferred term Sex Work
Entry term(s) Industries, Sex
Prostitution
Sex Industries
Sex Industry
Work, Sex



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