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When does the fetus start to get his nutrients from the mother?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
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In brief: At implantation

The fertilized egg transits through the fallopian tubes and settles into the thick layers of the waiting uterus.
It forms its initial attachments and immediately begins to draw nutrients from the area as it begins to form.

In brief: At implantation

The fertilized egg transits through the fallopian tubes and settles into the thick layers of the waiting uterus.
It forms its initial attachments and immediately begins to draw nutrients from the area as it begins to form.
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