Posted by Not a Medic on October 04, 2001 at 04:30:16:
In Reply to: Re: limited circumstances posted by Hibernian Psycho on October 04, 2001 at 00:08:03:
Medically speaking, embryo is used to refer to a "baby" up to 8 weeks of gestation. After that point it is referred to as a foetus. Regardless of the way legal language might slant the use of these words, they do have very specific medical uses/meanings.