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Pregnancy 19 weeks - fetal development and a sense of a woman


Pregnancy calendar week by week - nineteen weeks pregnant - a condition feeling symptoms in the mother. The development of the fetus in the 19th week of pregnancy, photo

Midwifery Week 19 - a 17 week the life of your baby. If a few months, it is the middle of the ordinary and the end of the fifth lunar month.

Feelings of women at the 19th week

At this time, multiparous woman already feels good baby move.

If you wear to her first child, it has not felthis perturbation. Do not worry, it is possible - you have to wait a few weeks. Yet often the woman is already feeling perturbation clearly, they look like shocks and tapping.

In addition to the great sense of motion kid, an expectant mother there are other sensations:

  • During the period of pregnancy you typed in weight about 3-5 kg. And now feel themselves much plumper. But this is only the beginning, for the entire period you type about 10-11 kg, and maybe more. Mom already notices how she increased chest and buttocks. Tummy have already reached the navel, and he was clearly visible;
  • Your hair It becomes shiny and thick, and the skin -sensitive. This period does not need to spend a lot of time in the sun and sunbathe because pigmented spots may appear. Also, do not experiment with new makeup, it can cause an allergic reaction;
  • On the abdomen may feel itchy skin. Be careful, it can cause stretch marks, so use special cosmetics, which would warn them, because after the birth of them are very difficult to get rid of.

In general, the most favorable period lasts. Your habitual way of life has not changed, even sex. Do you still go to work and do all the load, which you can still handle it.

And almost all the feelings that you are experiencing, you can call temporary inconvenience, namely:

  • Pain in the lower abdomen and pelvis;
  • Shortness of breath and choking;
  • Discharge from the breast;
  • Nasal congestion;
  • Differences in blood pressure;
  • Heartburn, bloating, and constipation;
  • Cramps in the legs;
  • Vaginal discharge;
  • Bleeding gums;
  • Forgetfulness and distraction.

Reviews on the forums:


We are at the 19th week. I feel great. Wiggling until I do not feel, but waiting for them impatiently.


I feel fine. I was looking forward to the first stirring, and when the baby first move, did not understand what happened. There was a feeling that the stomach jumping bubbles.


back hurts a little bit. A few days later we go to the US, I hope, know who we will be.


I'm a little worried. I already 19-th week, but my tummy is not growing, and I do not feel perturbations.


That's the beginning of the 19th week. A week ago, I began to feel her baby. It's just great, I'm so happy.

What happens in the body at the 19th week?

  • In this period you started to experience some discomfort associated with the growth of the stomach. Now at night you can not go backwards on his stomachMoreover now you pretty difficult to take a comfortable position to sleep. Many doctors recommend sleeping on your left side and put it under his leg and thigh pad;
  • On the 19 th week a failed motion may appear severe pain in his side, often in the right. When you change position, they pass quickly. Their reason is they stretch the uterus ligaments. Such pains are not dangerous for the baby not the mother. What they were not, use of prenatal bandageWhich will also help you prevent stretch marks;
  • At this period in a woman may increase the allocation of cablesThis is due to the very rapidrenovation of the epithelium in the vagina and the high levels of hormones. Also, a woman may begin to bother sweating, bleeding and sore gums, tooth decay. Therefore planned visit a dentist. Very often women in this period complaining of faintness, dizziness, headaches and low blood pressure;
  • Your total weight has increased somewhere at 3 kg,maybe more. This is due to the fact that in the early lines of the fault early toxicosis you're a little lost weight. Whatever it was now food is very important for you, because if you're wrong to eat the risk of overweight. And do not forget that you need to provide your baby with all the necessary materials.

The development of the fetus in the 19th week

This - the 17th week of the life of your baby. He now weighs about 300g, and its height is 25 cm.

At this stage, systems and organs of your baby are at a stage of development:

  • The skin is still wrinkled baby, but not so red and thin. Her wrinkles are protected syrovidnoy grease. Gradually begins to form subcutaneous fat, which will be a very valuable source of energy in the first days after birth. First of all subcutaneous fat is deposited on the neck, kidney and breast;
  • Actively developing central nervous system of the childand, between nerve cells occursnumerous contacts, increasing the cerebral cortex. This baby reflex activity becomes more complex. He moves the arms and legs, sucking, swallowing, blinking, frowning, grimacing, opens his mouth and looking. Kid reacts to loud sounds, the sudden shouts and the noise starts, and while listening to quiet music or in silence settles down;
  • the digestive system of the baby every day becomes more and more perfect. In the intestine starts to accumulate originalcal - Micon, which consists of peeling the intestinal cells of the skin of dead skin cells, the bile that to get along with the ingestion of amniotic fluid;
  • I begin to work the kidneys babyThey actively withdrawn his urine;
  • Coming to an end fetal lung development.

In general, almost all organs and systems babyalready formed and began to work. Still, the child has no chance of survival, if he decides to be born, because he was very vulnerable. Young mum must carefully monitor their health, because the harmful effects on the child's body can cause the development of pathologies.

Ultrasound at the 19th week of fetal photo, photo mother's belly

Almost all the women in the 19 week runUS, because in this line make a second screening. This is - one of the most fascinating survey in the second trimester of pregnancy because of fetal size still allows it to fit entirely on the screen.

Also in this period doctor can tell you the exact gender of the baby.

Ultrasound 19 Weeks Pregnant

19 week ultrasound

Photo fetal ultrasound in the 19th week

Photo fetal ultrasound in the 19th week

It looks like the belly expectant mother at time of 19 weeks

It looks like the belly expectant mother at time of 19 weeks

Photos of the fetus in the 19th week of obstetric

Photos of the fetus in the 19th week of obstetric

Video: What happens at the nineteenth week of pregnancy?

Video: US at the 19th week

Recommendations and advice for the expectant mother

  • In this period many women concerned about pain in the back, so doctors recommend starting wearing prenatal bandage. They are of two kinds: a bandage panties and a bandage belt. First you need to dress just lying down, he fixes not only the stomach but also the uterus. Bandage-belt supports the abdomen, it is possible to dress and standing, and lying down or sitting. When using any bandage is necessary every three hours to do a half-hour break;
  • Also on the 19 th week, the woman often difficult to find a comfortable position for sleeping. It is recommended to sleep on your left sideAnd that would be more convenient buy a special pillow for pregnant womenThat would later come in handy for feeding;
  • And of course, Do not forget about proper nutrition, Because now depends on whether all the necessary trace elements get your baby.
Pregnancy calendar week by week
first trimester 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
second trimester 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28
third trimester 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42

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