Can a baby live outside the womb after the 20 week of pregnancy?

Answer Answer The age of viability is 24-26 weeks gestation, although a baby born that early will have some complications. A baby born at 20weeks gestation cannot survive outside of the womb; therefore, t... Read More »

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Can a 23 week old fetus live outside the womb?

It has a chance and it will most likely bring complications.

At what week can a baby survive outside the womb?

According to the Mayo Clinic, a baby in utero can survive outside the womb as early as 23 to 26 weeks of gestation is possible. Babies born prior to 23 weeks of development are not strong enough or... Read More »

Can a baby live outside a womb at 15 weeks?

How long can baby live in womb after water breaks?

It depends on may things, if you have a high leak the membranes may seal and the pregnancy can continue. If your membranes are ruptured after 12 hours there is a fear of infection setting in, dange... Read More »