At 7.5 weeks:
- the eyes move forward on the face and eyelids begin to form
- the palate is nearing completion and the tongue begins to form
- gastrointestinal tract separates from the genitourinary tract
- all essential organs have begun to form
|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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