Embryology and Fetal Development.
Paragraphs 2-1 through 2-15.
After completing this lesson, you should be able to:
Identify terms and definitions that are related to
embryology and fetal development.
Identify the principles of fertilization.
Identify statements referring to the process of
Select statements concerning sex
Select descriptive statements referring to
Identify the functions of the placenta.
Identify statements referring to fetal
Identify fetal development at the end of each
Identify the normal duration of a pregnancy.
2-10. Select statements giving information about what
is obtained by an amniocentesis.
2-11. Identify risks of an amniocentesis.
2-12. Identify components of fetal circulation.
2-13. Identify changes in fetal circulation after birth.
2-14. Select six diseases from which the fetus
received temporary protection.
2-15. Identify identical and fraternal twins.
After studying the assignment, complete the exercises
at the end of this lesson. These exercises will help you
to achieve the lesson objectives.