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Descriptor in English: Sexual and Gender Minorities
Descriptor in Spanish: Minorías Sexuales y de Género
Descriptor in Portuguese: Minorias Sexuais e de Gênero
Descriptor in French: Minorités sexuelles
Entry term(s): Bisexual
Bisexuals
Dissident, Sexual
Dissidents, Sexual
GLBT Person
GLBT Persons
GLBTQ Person
GLBTQ Persons
Gay
Gays
Gender Minorities
Gender Minority
Homosexual
Homosexuals
LBG Person
LBG Persons
LGBT Person
LGBT Persons
LGBTQ Person
LGBTQ Persons
Lesbian
Lesbians
Lesbigay Person
Lesbigay Persons
Men Who Have Sex With Men
Minorities, Gender
Minorities, Sexual
Minority, Gender
Minority, Sexual
Non Heterosexual Persons
Non Heterosexuals
Non-Heterosexual
Non-Heterosexual Person
Non-Heterosexual Persons
Non-Heterosexuals
Person, GLBT
Person, GLBTQ
Person, LBG
Person, LGBT
Person, LGBTQ
Person, Lesbigay
Person, Non-Heterosexual
Persons, GLBT
Persons, GLBTQ
Persons, LBG
Persons, LGBT
Persons, LGBTQ
Persons, Lesbigay
Queer
Queers
Sexual Dissident
Sexual Dissidents
Sexual Minorities
Sexual Minority
Women Who Have Sex With Women
Tree number(s): M01.777
SP3.001.004.070.020
Scope note: Individuals including lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, gender non-conforming people, and other populations whose sexual orientation or GENDER IDENTITY and reproductive development is considered outside cultural, societal, or physiological norms.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
ED education
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
History Note: 2018; was SEXUAL MINORITIES 2017; for BISEXUALS use BISEXUALITY 1996-2016; for LESBIANS see HOMOSEXUALITY, FEMALE 1995-2016; for HOMOSEXUALS see HOMOSEXUALITY 1989-2016; for QUEERS see HOMOSEXALITY 2016-2017; for GAYS see HOMOSEXUALITY 1995-2016
See also the descriptors: Bisexuality MeSH
Homosexuality MeSH
Homosexuality, Female MeSH
Homosexuality, Male MeSH
DeCS UI: 56859
Descriptor UI: D000072339
Date Established: 2017/01/01
Date of Entry: 2016/07/08
Revision Date: 2017/01/18
Sexual and Gender Minorities - Preferred
Concept UI M000616947
Scope note Individuals including lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, gender non-conforming people, and other populations whose sexual orientation or GENDER IDENTITY and reproductive development is considered outside cultural, societal, or physiological norms.
Preferred term Sexual and Gender Minorities
Entry term(s) Dissident, Sexual
Dissidents, Sexual
GLBT Person
GLBT Persons
GLBTQ Person
GLBTQ Persons
LBG Person
LBG Persons
LGBT Person
LGBT Persons
LGBTQ Person
LGBTQ Persons
Lesbigay Person
Lesbigay Persons
Minorities, Sexual
Minority, Sexual
Non Heterosexual Persons
Non Heterosexuals
Non-Heterosexual
Non-Heterosexual Person
Non-Heterosexual Persons
Non-Heterosexuals
Person, GLBT
Person, GLBTQ
Person, LBG
Person, LGBT
Person, LGBTQ
Person, Lesbigay
Person, Non-Heterosexual
Persons, GLBT
Persons, GLBTQ
Persons, LBG
Persons, LGBT
Persons, LGBTQ
Persons, Lesbigay
Sexual Dissident
Sexual Dissidents
Sexual Minorities
Sexual Minority
Gays - Narrower
Concept UI M0027677
Preferred term Gays
Entry term(s) Gay
Men Who Have Sex With Men
Gender Minorities - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M000616953
Preferred term Gender Minorities
Entry term(s) Gender Minority
Minorities, Gender
Minority, Gender
Lesbians - Narrower
Concept UI M0027680
Preferred term Lesbians
Entry term(s) Lesbian
Women Who Have Sex With Women
Bisexuals - Narrower
Concept UI M0002609
Preferred term Bisexuals
Entry term(s) Bisexual
Homosexuals - Narrower
Concept UI M0010522
Preferred term Homosexuals
Entry term(s) Homosexual
Queer
Queers



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