Flashcards in Gestation Deck (6)
What is the gestation period?
The length of time that a pregnancy lasts
When is the beginning of gestation?
Previous menstruated cycle.
What is early development?
Lasts from fertilisation until the end of the eight week (2nd month) of pregnancy.
What do gestation include?
Blastocyst formation and implantation
What is late development?
Lasts from ninth week of pregnancy until birth.
Known as foetal development stage