22 Weeks After Conception

His lungs are just starting to develop to the point that some babies -- with major intensive care -- may survive, albeit with difficulty and some chance of disability. So every week (or if your baby's at risk, every day) your little one stays inside is a cause for celebration! (Well, until you reach about 42 weeks, that is...)
Here's a closer look at what your baby may look like right around 22 weeks after conception, or at 24 weeks menstrual age.
Week 24

See some ultrasounds from week 24 of pregnancy:
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  • Take a peek at some of our featured pregnancy diaries for week 24 of pregnancy:
  • Betsy's diary
  • Jen's diary
  • Kym's diary
  • Minsun's diary
  • Read a few articles about what you might expect during your second trimester: See them here
    Check out what some real moms had to say about their second trimester: Click to take a peek
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    See other weeks here:

    Week 2 Week 4 Week 8
    Week 10 Week 12 Week 16
    Week 20 Week 24 Week 28
    Week 32 Week 36 Week 40

    Note: These images and information are not meant to convey precise detail, but rather the general shape and progression of your baby as he or she develops. These drawings are not to scale, and are for educational purposes only. Every baby is different, and this information should not be construed as medical diagnosis or advice.

    For more on your baby's development and changes in your body, be sure to check out our day-by-day pregnancy calendar!PregnancyAndBaby.com

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