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Descriptor English: Sex Workers
Descriptor Spanish: Trabajadores Sexuales
Descriptor Portuguese: Profissionais do Sexo
Descriptor French: Travailleurs du sexe
Entry term(s): Client, Sex Worker
Clients, Sex Worker
Prostitute
Prostitutes
Sex Worker
Sex Worker Client
Sex Worker Clients
Worker Client, Sex
Worker Clients, Sex
Tree number(s): M01.776
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D060386
Scope note: People who engage in occupational sexual behavior in exchange for economic rewards or other extrinsic considerations.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
ED education
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
Public MeSH Note: 2012
History Note: 2012
DeCS ID: 54843
Unique ID: D060386
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2012/01/01
Date of Entry: 2011/06/24
Revision Date: 2016/07/07
Sex Workers - Preferred
Concept UI M0553909
Scope note People who engage in occupational sexual behavior in exchange for economic rewards or other extrinsic considerations.
Preferred term Sex Workers
Entry term(s) Prostitute
Prostitutes
Sex Worker
Sex Worker Clients - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M000616998
Preferred term Sex Worker Clients
Entry term(s) Client, Sex Worker
Clients, Sex Worker
Sex Worker Client
Worker Client, Sex
Worker Clients, Sex



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