This pregnancy is going by too fast. It seemed like yesterday that I found out that we were pregnant and like yesterday that we found out our baby has this condition. What is going on this week?
At 17 weeks the skeleton is hardening, changing from rubbery cartilage to bone, and fat is finally accumulating around it. The umbilical cord is getting thicker and stronger, and those little fingers and toes are now topped by one-of-a-kind prints.