How unborn babies grow
DNA from the fathers's sperm combines with DNA from the mother's ova in fallopian tube.
The embroy is seen in mother's uterusSuggestion :
Sonography to rule out ectopic pregnancy and localization of gestational sac.
The embryo's heart is beating, though it has only one chamber.Suggestion :
Sonography to see the viability of sac.
The placenta is forming. Limb buds, the beginning of arms and legs, are forming.
The embryo has hands with ridges that will grow into finger, and two-segmented arms. The embryo has feet, thighs and calves. Brain, spine, face, heart and stomach are forming.Suggestion :
To do Mini Malformation scan which includes NT Scan, All the common abnormalities between 11-14 weeks can be ruled out like absence of head, down syndrome babies etc.Pathology :
Dual marker test which helps to investigate mentally retarded babies.
Mother may first feel her baby kicking Baby has completed anatomical formation.Suggestion :
USG Anomaly Scan to rule out more than 90% of fetal abnormalities.
20-24 WeekSuggestion :
Sonography to rule out cardiac abnormality
28-32 WeekSuggestion :
Sonography to see the placental localization, amount of liquor and Colour Doppler baseline study for blood circulation in the fetus.
36-40 WeekSuggestion :
Sonography to see Fetal weight, position, cord around neck of fetus. Blood circulation in the body of fetus, amount of liquor.