What is the duration of the 2nd trimester of pregnancy?

Diana Meeks
Diana Meeks on behalf of Sigma Nursing
Family Practitioner
The second trimester begins with the 13th week of pregnancy and ends at the beginning of the 27th week of pregnancy. During this time, both you and your child will go through many changes. This time is like brief respite between the morning sickness of the 1st trimester and before the complications of the 3rd trimester.

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