Maternity_week_5__Maternity_Test - Maternity week 5 Maternity Test A client who has been told that she is pregnant asks a clinic nurse when the fetus

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Maternity week 5 Maternity Test A client who has been told that she is pregnant asks a clinic nurse when the fetus heart will be developed and beating. The nurse tells the client that the fetal heart is beating at what gestational week? By week 5, the heart tube begins to beat spontaneously, though you can't hear it. During those first few weeks, precursor blood vessels also begin to form in the embryo.. List five functions the placenta is responsible for. Produces hormones for a normal pregnancy Supplies the fetus with nutrients and oxygen Carries oxygenated blood to the fetus Removes waste products from the fetus Protects the fetus The umbilical cord contains blank and blank. The umbilical cord contains one large vein and two small arteries. A nurse is conducting a prenatal teaching class and is reviewing the function of the female reproductive system. A client in the class asks the nurse about the function of the fallopian tubes what should the nurse tell the client? The fallopian tubes are a place of fertilization and transport the ova and sperm. They carry secondary oocytes and fertilized ova from the ovaries to the uterus. List the function of amniotic fluid. Cushion Fetal movement Stable temperature Stable the lung maturation Exchange of water substance Summarize the ovarian cycle (Include all phases).
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Ovarian cycle-Cycle of the egg maturation-28-day cycle During cycle, the most mature follicle (Graffian follicle) releases oocyte (egg) when LH levels surge Two phases: Luteal Phase (Days 15-28)-Follicular phase (Days 1-14) The follicular phase, also called the preovulatory phase, refers to the parts of the cycle that occur before ovulation, just as its name suggests. It is
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