At 30 to 32 weeks a fetus:
- has increased central nervous system control over body functions
- has rhythmic breathing movements
- is still developing lungs
- is partially in control of body temperature
|Review Date: 10/19/2007|
Reviewed By: Deirdre O’Reilly, MD, MPH, Neonatologist, Division of Newborn Medicine, Children’s Hospital Boston and Instructor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts. Review Provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network.
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