Posted by: Jenny from the block | 2008/01/17

Baby development in the womb

At six weeks and 1 day pregnant, what is it that you have in your womb? Is that even a baby yet? I know there are terms like foetus, zygote and others that are used to describe these various developmental stages.

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It is called a fets at this stage. It has a body and a heartbeat.

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Posted by: Pumi | 2008/01/17

Hi Jenny
If you are preggies you can register at Pampers website it shows from 5weeks until our 40 week how it looks.You should see its amazing.
Enjoy ;-)

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Posted by: Lisa | 2008/01/17

Science has many names for it.... In my eyes the moment when conception takes place theres life and therefor a baby.

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Posted by: Jooles | 2008/01/17

It might not look like a baby but it certainly has the heartbeat of one.

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Posted by: Mienkie | 2008/01/17

No it's not a baby yet, only at 12w does it look like a baby
At this stage it still looks like a the yolk sac the baby is feeding off

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