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17 week ultrasound

17 week ultrasound

Overview

During seventeen to twenty weeks of development, fetal movements known as quickening are commonly felt by the mother.

Review Date 11/9/2012

Updated by: David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA. Also reviewed by A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc., Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, David R. Eltz, Stephanie Slon, and Nissi Wang.