7th month(25 -28weeks)
Fetal Image - Seven Months
Fetal Image - Seven Months


Most fetuses turn to the head-down position now. Lungs continue to develop. Babies born at this stage usually survive but require intensive care.

8th month(29-32weeks)
Fetal Image - Eight Months
Fetal Image - Eight Months

The body is more plump, and the lanugo hairs that once covered it are almost all gone. The baby can grasp firmly with his or her hands.

Month 9 (Weeks 33-36)
  • Fetal Image - Nine Months
    Fetal Image - Nine Months

    At the end of 40 weeks, most babies will be about 7.5 pounds with a crown-to-rump length of nearly 15 inches and a total length of about 21 inches.
  • Stages of pregnancy - month by month
    Stages of pregnancy - month by month
Stages of pregnancy - month by month
Stages of pregnancy - month by month

Stages of pregnancy - month by month
Stages of pregnancy - month by month