My Baby's Growth
Fetal development - month 7
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.