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Face of the 8-Week Embryo

8 weeks

From The Biology of Prenatal Development.Buy Now

Label Key:

1. right eye
2. right lower eyelid
3. right upper eyelid
4. partially fused eyelids, right eye
5. fingers of right hand
6. nasal prominence
7. right facial vessel
8. forehead
All ages referenced to fertilization, not last menstrual period.
The Intestines Take the Stage
The Intestines Take the Stage
The Feet Touch
The Feet Touch
Face of the 8-Week Embryo
Face of the 8-Week Embryo
Right Hand & Eye
Right Hand & Eye
Reaching Out, Left Hand
Reaching Out, Left Hand
Scalp and Superficial Vessels
Scalp and Superficial Vessels


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