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Descriptor English: Sterilization, Involuntary
Descriptor Spanish: Esterilización Involuntaria
Descriptor Portuguese: Esterilização Involuntária
Descriptor French: Stérilisation involontaire
Entry term(s): Compulsory Sterilization
Compulsory Sterilizations
Forced Sterilization
Forced Sterilizations
Involuntary Sterilization
Involuntary Sterilizations
Sterilization, Compulsory
Sterilization, Forced
Sterilizations, Compulsory
Sterilizations, Forced
Sterilizations, Involuntary
Tree number(s): E04.950.599.450
I01.880.604.528.750
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D013244
Scope note: Interference of a person's reproductive ability without the consent of the person or guardian.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Previous Indexing: Sterilization, Sexual (1966-1977)
Public MeSH Note: 91; was see under STERILIZATION, SEXUAL 1978-90
History Note: 91(78); was see under STERILIZATION, SEXUAL 1978-90
DeCS ID: 13631
Unique ID: D013244
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Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1977/04/22
Revision Date: 2017/07/09
Sterilization, Involuntary - Preferred
Concept UI M0020488
Scope note Interference of a person's reproductive ability without the consent of the person or guardian.
Preferred term Sterilization, Involuntary
Entry term(s) Compulsory Sterilization
Compulsory Sterilizations
Forced Sterilization
Forced Sterilizations
Involuntary Sterilization
Involuntary Sterilizations
Sterilization, Compulsory
Sterilization, Forced
Sterilizations, Compulsory
Sterilizations, Forced
Sterilizations, Involuntary



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