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Old November 11 2008, 01:19 AM   #314
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Re: Star Trek: Destiny: Gods of Night - SPOILER Thread

Baerbel Haddrell wrote: View Post
Deanna didn`t have cancer and refused to get the tumour removed. We are talking about an unborn baby. From Dr. Ree`s point of view it is doomed, badly mutated and first of all a danger to its mother. Nevertheless, it is still a baby that isn`t dead yet.
Technically, it's a 12-week-old fetus. In humans, an embryo doesn't even enter the fetal stage until 11 weeks into the pregnancy, and a Betazoid pregnancy is 10-11 percent longer than a human pregnancy, so it's perhaps borderline even to call it a fetus rather than an embryo at this stage.
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