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    My Baby's Growth

    Fetal development - month 6

    Second trimester

    At the end of 6 months:

    • Baby is 11 to 14 inches long.
    • Weight is about 1-3/4 to 2 pounds.
    • Eyelids begin to part and eyes open sometimes for short periods of time.
    • Skin is covered with protective coating called vernix.
    • Baby is able to hiccup.
    Month 6