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Home > Health Library > Week 40 of Pregnancy: What's Going On Inside
You may have felt ready for baby to come for a while, but your baby may still be perfectly happy inside. It can be very hard to wait to meet your baby!
Wondering what your baby looks like now? At the end of ten months of pregnancy, your baby is about the size of a small watermelon. Average baby length is 360 mm (14.2 in.). And average baby weight is 3400 g (7.5 lb).
Here are some of the important facts and developments around 40 weeks.
Current as ofSeptember 5, 2018
Author: Healthwise StaffMedical Review: Adam Husney, MD - Family MedicineKathleen Romito, MD - Family MedicineWilliam M. Gilbert, MD - Maternal and Fetal Medicine
Current as of:
September 5, 2018
Medical Review:Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & William M. Gilbert, MD - Maternal and Fetal Medicine
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