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When does the first trimester end?

When exactly does the first trimester end and the second begin?

 
BisketLiss

Asked by BisketLiss at 10:28 AM on Oct. 24, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • Your First Trimester: Begin week 1 till the end of week 13
    1st Month = Weeks 1,2,3,4 
    2nd Month = Weeks 5,6,7,8 
    3rd Month = Weeks 9,10,11,12,13


    Your Second Trimester: Begin week 14 till end week 26
    4th Month = Wks 14,15,16,17
    5th Month = Wks 18,19,20,21
    6th Month = Wks 22,23,24,25,26


    Your Third Trimester: Begin week 27 till Birth
    7th Month = Wks 27,28,29,30
    8th Month = Wks 31,32,33,34,35
    9th Month = Wks 36,37,38,39,40

    Mama2BabyTaurus

    Answer by Mama2BabyTaurus at 1:03 PM on Oct. 24, 2010

  • some drs say 14 weeks is the starting point b/c technically your pregnancy should last 10 months not 9
    Kittty_Katt

    Answer by Kittty_Katt at 10:40 AM on Oct. 24, 2010

  • at 12 weeks from conception you enter into the second trimester
    Weldo1983

    Answer by Weldo1983 at 10:30 AM on Oct. 24, 2010

  • 12 weeks.
    mommaizzy

    Answer by mommaizzy at 10:43 AM on Oct. 24, 2010

  • I've heard 12 weeks and I've heard 14 weeks. I remember trying to figure that out when I was pregnant too. I think it's officially 14 weeks, but the desire for symmetry makes people want to say week 12 or 13.

    When Does Each Trimester Begin
    pam19

    Answer by pam19 at 11:19 AM on Oct. 24, 2010

  • It end at 12wks and second one begin at 13wks.
    Cassandre

    Answer by Cassandre at 11:22 AM on Oct. 24, 2010

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