Appendix 2
The Development of the Unborn Child's Body





The intestines are defined.
End of 1st month after conception Rugh, p 43
The primary intestinal loop forms. Day 32 after fertilization Larsen, p xi
The primary intestinal loop is forming. Approximately day 32 Sadler, p 281
The small intestine undergoes peristalsis. 9th week after fertilization Williams, p 169
The intestines are developing in the abdomen. 10th week after fertilization Moore, p 109; Williams, p 155


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