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Does the eight month of pregnancy start at 31 weeks?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
40 weeks: Doctors discuss pregnancy in term of weeks with your due date being 40 weeks. We do this because talking in months is imprecise and causes confusion. There are four weeks per month so if you prefer to think it months simply divide your pregnancy weeks by four.

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