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Descriptor English: Bisexuality
Descriptor Spanish: Bisexualidad
Descriptor Portuguese: Bissexualidade
Descriptor French: Bisexualité
Tree number(s): F01.145.802.975.200
G08.686.867.200
SP2.006.087.091.010.020
SP3.001.005.040.010.030
SP3.001.005.070.010.020.040
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D001727
Scope note: The sexual attraction or relationship between members of both the same and the opposite SEX.
Annotation: note category: do not confuse with HERMAPHRODITISM see DISORDERS OF SEX DEVELOPMENT
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
DE drug effects
EH ethnology
ES ethics
HI history
PH physiology
PX psychology
RE radiation effects
SN statistics & numerical data
Previous Indexing: Homosexuality (1966-1987)
Sex Behavior (1966-1987)
Public MeSH Note: 88
History Note: 88
Related: Sexual and Gender Minorities MeSH
DeCS ID: 22848
Unique ID: D001727
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1988/01/01
Date of Entry: 1987/04/30
Revision Date: 2017/01/18
Bisexuality - Preferred
Concept UI M0002608
Scope note The sexual attraction or relationship between members of both the same and the opposite SEX.
Preferred term Bisexuality



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