Fetal Development Pictures | 33 Weeks
Fetal Development at 33 weeks:
amniotic sacAmniotic SacThe membranes that will cushion and protect your baby in the womb are forming and filling with amniotic fluid.
fetal positionFetal PositionWhile many babies will wait until the final weeks to turn, some have already positioned their bodies for delivery. The head-down position is the preferred position for birth; babies that don't turn will be in the breech position for birth.
brainBrainNerve centers are becoming distinct, marking the start of an important state of mental development.
What's happening this week:
Your baby's skin gets smoother and pinker as fat continues to accumulate, and rapid brain growth is making your baby's head grow bigger and rounder. At about 12 inches from crown to rump, it's more difficult for her to move her limbs.
Your pregnancy week by week: 33 Weeks Pregnant