You are 8 Weeks and 1 Day Pregnant

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ultrasound of human embryo at 8 weeks and 1 day

Your baby today

At this early stage in the pregnancy the placenta is much larger than the fetus. The fetus can just be seen within the amniotic sac. The fronds (white area) on the surface of the sac make up the placenta and at this stage surround nearly all of the amniotic sac.

Not all pregnant women have cravings, but many women do experience a change in their food preferences.
pregnancy day by day information book cover

Pregnancy Day by Day

By Consultant Editor, Paula Amato, MD

Original source: Pregnancy Day by Day.

Copyright © 2008 Dorling Kindersley Limited.

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