When does a baby become a fetus?

Answer The third week after conception is the beginning of the embryonic period, when the baby is a fetus. Prior to that, when the sperm and egg fertilize, there is a zygote. When the zygote travels down ... Read More »

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When does the fetus start to look like a baby?

10 weeks a baby has everything an adult has, just smaller...

When is a fetus considered a baby?

The U.S. Supreme Court has stated that a fetus becomes an entity (i.e., a "baby") with rights separate from those of its mother when it is able to live outside the mother, even if it requires medic... Read More »

Stages of a Human Baby Fetus?

From the time your egg is fertilized by a single sperm, a baby begins its development. Starting as an embryo and ending as an approximately 6 to 9 pound baby takes nine months and occurs in three s... Read More »

What happens to the fetus of a seventeen week old baby after a miscarriage?

That late people usually prefer bury it but you can leave it at the hospital too. There it will first be examined and then disposed according to the law as human waste and get burned.