11 Weeks Pregnant Symptoms, Ultrasound, Belly: What to Expect

11 Weeks Pregnant

Pregnancy in 11th week leads to increase of weight. Along with that, your morning sickness symptoms disappear. The stomach starts to grow and visiting a gynecologist for a monthly check up becomes necessary. Most of the woman tends to feel better in the 11th week of pregnancy and make short plans for trips to a nearby place. Most of them feel so to get rid of the mental trouble they faced during the past few weeks. Moreover, they tend to feel that in the upcoming months they will be bound to a particular place with the progress of pregnancy.

11 Weeks Pregnant Ultrasound

11 Weeks Pregnant UltrasoundĀ purpose to check the assessment of pregnancy, and identification of the fetus development. Here are some of the 11 weeks ultrasound pictures where you will get an idea.

Development of Baby During 11th Week of Pregnancy

The baby has all the parts that are found in an adult. But the size of the baby is very small. The major part of the body of the baby is taken up by the head. The fingers and toes are totally separated and the bones begin to harden by this week. The baby is around 2.5 inches in length and weighs around half an ounce. The baby is able to swallow food and the different body parts start to function efficiently.

The blood vessels of placenta increases and the food and oxygen reach the baby properly. This helped in the rapid of the baby. Tiny tooth buds also appear at this stage. The baby is also able to open and close his or her fist. The baby is busy kicking and stretching in the abdomen. The baby may also experience hiccups because the diaphragm is developing. But you may not be able to feel it until you are in an advanced stage.

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Body Changes During 11th Week Pregnancy

Pregnancy in 11th week brings noticeable changes in your physical appearance. The woman starts to gain weight and the stomach bulges up. You can also notice changes taking place in your hair, fingertips and toenails. These changes are normal and it mostly happens due to hormonal changes. It also results due to increase in blood circulation. You notice changes in the body because rapid development is occurring within the body of the baby. The pregnant woman may feel the movements of the baby, but in most cases it is a false alarm. The woman may feel so due to gas and other digestive problems.

11 Week Pregnancy Food & Diet

During pregnancy in 11th week, you are recommended to avoid alcohol and smoking. Do not take unadvised medicines or food, which can cause food poisoning. Take fruits and vegetables in large amount and visit the doctor or hospital regularly.