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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The Development of a Two Month Old Fetus?

The second month of pregnancy is when most women discover they are indeed expecting, as a missed period is usually the first sign. Even though the 2-month-old fetus, or technically "embryo," is too... Read More »

Why is it important that the muscular system be nourished by blood on a priority basis?

Digesting a full meal and playing a sport--it's hard to do both at once, partly because your digestive system and your skeletal muscles require blood and your blood supply is limited.Competing Dema... Read More »

Why a 7 month old fetus has more chance to survive after premature delivery than an 8 months old 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.