This week your baby is becoming tinctly human in shape, looking less like a tadpole and more like a person. The embryonic tail at the bottom of your baby's spinal cord is shrinking and disappearing, and the face is more rounded.
Your baby's head is quite large Actual size compared with the rest of the body and is tucked down onto the chest. Hands and feet are continuing to form fingers and toes, and elbows are more pronounced. Nipples and hair follicles are forming.
Your baby's pancreas, bile ducts, gallbladder and anus have formed, and the intestines are growing longer. Internal reproductive organs, such as testes or ovaries, are starting to develop this week, but your baby's external genitals don't yet have noticeable male or female characteristics.
Your baby may start making some movements this week, but you won't be able to feel them for several more weeks.
At nine weeks into your pregnancy, seven weeks since conception, your baby is almost 1 inch long and weighs a bit less than 1/8 of an ounce.
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