You are 8 Weeks and 2 Days Pregnant


8 Weeks, 2 Days

222 days to go...

hand bones of human embryo at 8 weeks and 2 days

Your baby today

The baby's hands (seen here) and feet are gradually developing and they are formed of cartilage, not bone at this early stage. In the center left, the fused rays of the hand plate that will become the fingers can be seen. The ribs are in the background.
Who will your baby look like? His unique facial features are beginning to take shape this week.
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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