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24 WEEKS
9 inches - 2 pounds
 

The fetus can respond to sound from both inside and outside the uterus.

Reflex movements improve and body movements are stronger.

Lungs continue to develop.

The fetus now wakes and sleeps.

The skin has turned red and wrinkled and is covered with fine hair.

35% chance of survival outside of the womb with appropriate high risk newborn care.
 

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