Next: 4 Weeks Pregnant. The fertilized egg starts to grow right away, with 32 cells in 3 days and cells at 3 weeks. The new life looks like a tiny 2-millimetre pea. The joining of the fertilized egg and the uterus can trigger a specific feeling in woman, because it is a special moment: a conception happened.
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View video transcript. Congratulations — you've conceived! Your soon-to-be baby has started its miraculous transformation from single cell to fully formed baby boy or girl ready for cuddles and kisses. Within a matter of hours after conception, the fertilized egg — called a zygote — divides into two, then splits again and again. Seventy-two hours after fertilization your little zygote has become a ball of sixteen cells.
How Far Along Am I?
Most pregnancies last around 40 weeks or 38 weeks from conception , so typically the best way to estimate your due date is to count 40 weeks, or days, from the first day of your last menstrual period LMP. Another way to do it is to subtract three months from the first day of your last period and add seven days. So if your last period started on April 11, you'd count back three months to January 11 and then add seven days, which means your due date would be January Calculating your due date based on the first day of your last period works well for women who have a relatively regular menstrual cycle. But if your cycle is irregular, the LMP method may not work for you.
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