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    My Baby's Growth

    Fetal development - month 7

    Third trimester

    At the end of 7 months:

    • Baby is 14 to 16 inches long.
    • Weight is about 2-1/2 to 3-1/2 pounds.
    • Taste buds have developed.
    • Fat layers are forming.
    • Organs are maturing.
    • Skin is still wrinkled and red.
    • If born at this time, the baby will be considered premature and require special care.