Fetal Development

Does a fetus see what the mother sees?

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2017-07-13 20:58:58

No. However, when the eyes of the fetus are developed and

finally can open and close, they can see light. The fetus may even

shield its eyes with its hands if you were to shine a bright

flashlight directly into the mother's tummy! The fetus can also

hear some things outside the belly once the ears have

developed.


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