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When does the 2nd trimester officially start?

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ready4baby2011

Asked by ready4baby2011 at 10:52 PM on Dec. 17, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • Each trimester is 13 1/3 weeks, so once you're 13 weeks pregnant you're in your second trimester.
    shanapiv

    Answer by shanapiv at 10:55 PM on Dec. 17, 2010

  • ok kool thanks i am 8 weeks now.
    ready4baby2011

    Comment by ready4baby2011 (original poster) at 10:55 PM on Dec. 17, 2010

  • my doc said the end of 12 weeks is the end of the first trimester, because every trimester is 3 months--but honestly, every doctor seems to have a different opinion on what week the second trimester starts, 13 or 14 is the general answer though it seems
    dez1379

    Answer by dez1379 at 11:07 PM on Dec. 17, 2010

  • By your 14th week, your second trimester has definitely started!
    _Tam_

    Answer by _Tam_ at 3:59 AM on Dec. 18, 2010

  • im not really sure actually i know im in my 3rd though! :) but i would say what the other mommas have said 13 to 14 weeks!
    courtneycra

    Answer by courtneycra at 2:57 PM on Dec. 18, 2010

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