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What are the stages of development of a fetus?

How does your baby's development change during pregnancy?

  • Your baby will change a lot throughout a typical pregnancy. This time is divided into three stages, called trimesters. Each trimester is a set of about three months. Your healthcare provider will probably talk to you about your baby’s development in terms of weeks. So, if you are three months pregnancy, you are about 12 weeks.

When does the baby's brain develop in early pregnancy?

  • Fetal development five weeks after conception. By the end of the seventh week of pregnancy — five weeks after conception — your baby's brain and face are the focus of development. Seven weeks into your pregnancy, or five weeks after conception, your baby's brain and face are growing.

What is the embryonic period of development from 1 to 8 weeks?

  • Introduction. Week 1 to Week 8 ( GA 10)are considered the embryonic period of development. Week 9 to week 37 ( GA 11-39) or birth are considered the fetal period of development. First month (4 weeks) after birth is the neonatal period of development.

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