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36 to 40 WEEKS
13.5 inches and may reach over 20 inches overall,
may weigh 6.5 to 10 pounds
 

Weeks 36-40
 

Lungs are usually mature.

The fetus can grasp firmly.

Fetus turns toward light sources.

99% chance of survival with appropriate
high risk newborn care.

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