Your Baby: Week 15 Continuing the march towards normal proportions, baby’s legs now outmeasure the arms. And, finally, all four limbs have functional joints. Your fetus is squirming and wiggling like crazy down in the womb, though you probably still can’t feel the movements.
Your Baby: Week 14 Your adorable little fetus is busy with thumb sucking, toe wiggling, and (not so cute but equally amazing) making urine and breathing amniotic fluid as the liver, kidneys and spleen continue to develop. Lanugo (thin, downy hair) is growing all over the body for warmth.
So Today i recieved the much awaited for letter from the NT Scan i had done on the 25th of October. The scan checked for the fluid on the back of the neck and the result was 2.4mm which to me seemed alot, but the sonographer tried to reassure me that its just a number on its own, everything else including my blood needs to be added into the mix to give an accurate result. So here is what the Letter Reads: Maternal Serum Screening for Down’s Syndrome Dear Leanne We are pleased to inform you that the Combined Test […]
Your Baby: Week 13 Your fetus is forming teeth and vocal cords… savor this, their non-functional phase. Baby is approaching normal proportions, with a head now only one third the size of the body. Intestines are in the process of moving from the umbilical cord to baby’s tummy. (Much more convenient.)