Explores both normal and abnormal development of the human embryo and fetus. Divided into two principal sections that cover general and systemic embryology and teratology. Individual chapters cover the various stages of fetal development, the relationship of age to different body measurements and the characteristics of development for specific metabolic and organ systems. Will serve as a complete atlas of human prenatal development. It is extensively illustrated with photographs, radiographs, micrographs and color-coded line drawings.