WV - DHHR - BPH - OMCFH - Women's Right to Know

DHHR Site Search - DHHR Site Map 


WV DHHR - OMCFH - WRTK - Fetal Development - By Week

wrtk nav bar


10.5 inches - under 3 pounds

Week 28

Grant of the license to reproduce the illustrations used in this publication is subject to the express condition that each reproduction be accompanied by the following copyright information: www.peggerrity.com


The fetus has lungs that are capable of breathing air, although medical help may be needed.

The fetus can open and close its eyes, suck its thumb, cry and respond to sound.

88% chance of survival with appropriate high risk newborn care.


Previous  -  Next - Fetal Development - 30 Weeks

BTT Bottom Nav

            [Home Page]   |   [Contact Us]   |   [Site Map]  |  [Search WRTK Web Site]  |  [Privacy Statement]