During the third week, a lady expects her monthly period, however, they will miss it. It starts to develop limb buds where the limbs will grow. The embryo is about 5mm in size during this stage.
The cells divide into three layers: In the 5th week, the woman may expect to experience the urge to urinate frequently. During this week, the embryo becomes curved with a large head. Week Week 7 By week 6, the uterus of the lady is usually the size of an orange- the embryo is about 10 mm big.
The heart of the embryo starts beating, and you can capture the heartbeat using ultrasonic scan. By week 7 The limb buds start to grow into visible limbs. Week In week 8 when the embryo develops to this stage, it has visible features and begins to take a human form. From here on, the embryo gets referred to as a fetus. By week 9, you can feel the uterus at the upper part of the pubic bone.
The fetus develops the eyes and the mouth, and the limbs develop some divisions that will develop into fingers. Major organs like kidneys, liver and so, develop during this stage. Week Your first appointment with the doctor takes place during this period- either in the 10th or 12th week.
The doctor should check your fetus for any abnormalities, and normally it is done using an ultrasonic scan. The genitals of the fetus fully develop by the 14th week, and the ultrasonic scan can ascertain the gender of the fetus.
The fetus starts to move its limbs. However, you may not feel it just yet. At this stage, the fetus is about 85mm big, and the pregnancy may begin to show. Week Scientist says that between the 15th and 22nd week, is when the human being develops fastest in their entire lifetime. The fingernails and toenails start to grow, and the fingerprints form. In most cases, fetus movements get felt by the 15th week. Sometimes you may see bulging of the stomach when the child kicks.
The child can also respond to touch or noise in the surrounding. The skeleton of the fetus becomes visible. The fetus develops a smooth hair known as lanugo that covers its whole body. The doctor will also take measurements of the pelvic area and vagina, and advise the best conception method. The pregnant woman, however, will experience enlarging of the breast and nipples. By this stage, the child has fully developed with all the organs and systems working properly.
However, the digestive systems may be still developing during this period. Week At this stage, the child is about 33 cm big. If born prematurely at this stage, the child has a good chance of survival if taken to an appropriate care unit. Week Week 40 Between these weeks, the mother will gain weight at a higher rate than usual. The mother is supposed to have a checkup during this period to check the position of the baby awaiting the birth. Labor is supposed to occur in the later stages between the 37th week and 40th week.
However, in some cases, the labor may occur a week or two after the 40th week. I also hope that you have a healthy and joyful pregnancy.