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First Trimester Fetal development information How your baby is developing growing inside you in months one two three month 1, 2 or 3
At 9-10 weeks the baby is constantly moving, you won't be able to feel movement for several more weeks. All of the organs, muscles, and nerves are in place and beginning to function. Hands and feet continue to develop and lose their paddle-like look. The baby weighs 1/3 of an ounce. The heart is almost completely developed. Genitals have begun to form but it is too early to tell the sex of the baby.
Ten Years Later, Boy's 'Hand of Hope' Continues to Spark Debate
Unborn Samuel Alexander Armas (week 21) being operated on by surgeon Joseph Bruner. Sam was diagnosed with spina bifida and would not survive if removed from the womb. Practicing at Vanderbilt, Bruner performs special operations while the baby is still in the womb. As Dr. Bruner completed the surgery on Sam, the little guy reached his tiny, fully developed hand through the incision and firmly grasped the surgeon's finger.