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 Chapter Twenty:  Pregnancy, Growth & Development

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

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Objectives:

By the end of this unit the student should be able to:
 

  1. Distinguish between growth and development. 
  2. Define pregnancy, and describe the process of fertilization. 
  3. Describe the major events of cleavage. 
  4. Distinguish between an embryo and a fetus. 
  5. Describe the hormonal changes in the maternal body during pregnancy. 
  6. Explain how the primary germ layers originate, and list the structures each layer produces. 
  7. Describe the major events of the embryonic stage of development.   
  8. Describe the formation and function of the placenta. 
  9. Describe the major events of the fetal stage of development. 
  10. Trace the general path of blood through the fetal circulatory system. 
  11. Describe the birth process, and explain the role of hormones in this process. 
  12. Describe the major circulatory and physiological adjustments required of the newborn. 

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