How is a fetus nourished during development?

Answer Nourishment diffuses into the umbilical cord at the placenta that then passes through the ammnionic sac into the fetus.

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Will the yolk sac found during an ultrasound given at 8 weeks develop into a fetus while the other sac has clearly already developed into a fetus during a multiple birth?

Answer If my toddler was vomiting from the heat, the first thing I would do is give her cold water to drink and take her to the emergency room immediately.

The Development of a Two Month Old Fetus?

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Can the use of steroids during pregnancy affect the fetus?

Answer Im not a professional in anyway, but I have the same concern. My doctor told me that he has had patients that have taken steriods while pregnant, but he would prefer you DONT. He said it i... Read More »