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Fetal Size: Length, 14 inches, crown to rump; total length 21 inches. Weight, 6 1/2 pounds.
Fetal Development Milestones: Your baby is officially full term!
What You're Seeing: Sometimes your doctor or midwife will ask for a test to check how well your baby is doing. One indicator of your baby-to-be's well being is a measurement of the amniotic fluid. This can also be part of a test called a biophysical profile, which will also include watching the baby's various movements. In this image, the sonographer is measuring the deepest pocket of fluid in each of four areas of your uterus. As you can see, your baby is getting a bit crowded in there!
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