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Fetus


A fetus is the growing baby in the womb (uterus) from 10 completed weeks after a pregnant woman's last menstrual period until birth.

ByHealthwise Staff
Primary Medical ReviewerSarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine
Specialist Medical ReviewerKirtly Jones, MD - Obstetrics and Gynecology
Last RevisedJuly 23, 2012

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