In week 13 of your pregnancy the my baby section of the week by week pregnancy calendar provides information on how your baby is developing inside your womb.
Your baby continues to grow and develop inside of you measuring about 13 inches long he weighs approximately 1 12 lbs in the coming weeks your baby will continue to grow and mature at a fast rate gaining some baby fat and filling out his long lean frame.
Associated terms for pregnancy are gravid and parousgravidus and gravid come from the latin for heavy and a pregnant female is sometimes referred to as a gravida gravidity is a term used to describe the number of times that a female has been pregnant similarly the term parity is used for the number of times that a female carries a pregnancy to a viable stage.
In addition to your regular checkups you will have additional tests during your second trimester depending on any health risks or complications that develop.
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What they look for in a 20 week ultrasound a 20week ultrasound or anatomy scan checks for a number of things the sonographer will look at and measure babys body parts to make sure they look normal and measure the right size.
prenatal testing consists of prenatal screening and prenatal diagnosis which are aspects of prenatal care that focus on detecting problems with the pregnancy as early as possible these may be anatomic and physiologic problems with the health of the zygote embryo or fetus either before gestation even starts as in preimplantation genetic diagnosis or as early in gestation as practicable.
11 in the world of obstetrics maternal fetal medicine mfmperinatology is a subspecialty that is focused on the fetus and its growth during the pregnancy.