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The ninth month?

ok i wanted to know is 36 weeks 9 months or 37 i get a lil confused i am know 33 weeks 2 days. so after 36 or 37 weeks will be full term ?

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tandie1977

Asked by tandie1977 at 11:41 AM on Oct. 4, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • anytime after 36 weeks is considered full term.
    dlshaner

    Answer by dlshaner at 11:45 AM on Oct. 4, 2010

  • 36 weeks is starting your 9th month.

    My doctor considered anything after 37 weeks full term though.
    KandiceN

    Answer by KandiceN at 12:16 PM on Oct. 4, 2010

  • in agreement with kn
    mekarevell

    Answer by mekarevell at 12:51 PM on Oct. 4, 2010

  • 36 weeks is the 9th month but is typically not considered full term. 38 weeks is full term and anything up to 42 is a great time for the baby to come. Up until then there could be complications.
    Melbornj

    Answer by Melbornj at 1:07 PM on Oct. 4, 2010

  • 36 weeks in starting the 9th month! & my doctor considers 37 week or past full term! & if you go over 40 weeks its not considered past due either.
    aangelmommie03

    Answer by aangelmommie03 at 1:15 PM on Oct. 4, 2010

  • Yes, 36 weeks is 9 months. Doctors don't consider babies full term until 38 to 42 weeks. My doctor will not induce or do a planned C-section.unless medically necessary before 39 weeks.
    Congenial

    Answer by Congenial at 2:53 PM on Oct. 4, 2010

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