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The yolk sac eventually becomes part of the embryos midgut and is not part of the amnioyic sac. They are separate structures. It is possible to have an empty amniotic sac called a blighted ovum but it is not possible to have a yolk sac but no amniotic sac.

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Q: What is a Yolk sac and is it different to amniotic sac?
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