Pregnancy

2nd month of pregnancy

You are now 2 months pregnant , and you are living an important phase of your pregnancy . But what exactly happens during this period?

At 2 months of pregnancy you are in the embryonic period, it is the moment of the early development of the future baby.

The organs are sketched and begin to form. The mother-to-be, as for her, generally knows the evils of the pregnancy: nauseas, vomiting, important secretion of saliva ... Here are some advices to live in the best this period of the pregnancy.

The evolution of the baby at 2 months of pregnancy

The 2nd month of pregnancy (7-10th day) corresponds to the embryonic period. The baby is then called embryo. This period is characterized by organogenesis: the organs are drawn and differentiated.

At the 7th SA, the embryo only measures between 16 and 18 mm, the lower and upper eyelids develop, the outer ears appear

Between the 8th SA and the 9th SA, the embryo measures about 20 mm. The face is drawn because of the retraction between the forehead and the draft of the nose, the nostrils appear, the organs are outlined.

Towards the 10th SA, the embryo, at 30 mm, is characterized by the outline of the brain which represents more than a third of the whole embryo. The nervous system and the marrow are vascularized.

To see: Ultrasounds of the pregnancy, week by week

«Back to the first month of pregnancyGo to the 3rd month of pregnancy »

Read also :
> Your pregnancy week by week
> How does baby grow up in the womb?
> Tips for pregnant women to live well in pregnancy

Popular Posts

Category Pregnancy, Next Article

Spermogram - Pregnancy
Pregnancy

Spermogram

The spermogram is one of the examinations performed during a sterility checkup in men . When a couple encounters difficulties in conceiving a child, research on possible infertility will be carried out, both on the female and male side. The spermogram is the first examination performed in humans. What does the spermogram measure
Read More
Multiple Pregnancy: Maternity Leave - Pregnancy
Pregnancy

Multiple Pregnancy: Maternity Leave

It is often advised to the future mother to stop working from the 24th week of amenorrhea. This reduces the risk of premature birth. Maternity leave is of course extended in the case of multiple pregnancies: > Legal duration of maternity leave for twins: 34 weeks (12 weeks before delivery and 22 weeks after)
Read More
3rd week of pregnancy - Pregnancy
Pregnancy

3rd week of pregnancy

The third week of pregnancy is 5 weeks of amenorrhea (5 weeks of absence or absence of menstruation ). It is during this period that a pregnancy test (urine or blood) can be done to find out if you are pregnant. In France, gynecologists usually count the duration of pregnancy in weeks of amenorrhea (AS)
Read More
Cesarean section: the risks and after-effects - Pregnancy
Pregnancy

Cesarean section: the risks and after-effects

Generally, the postoperative course is not a problem, although a caesarean can lead to some risks and complications today very limited. During the operation During the operation, there is a risk of lesions of the neighboring organs of the uterus: intestine, blood vessels ... but it is exceptional. One of the main risks of caesarean section is therefore bleeding, which can be important, and in cases that are fortunately very rare, the only solution is to remove the uterus
Read More