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Amnion

a member that forms a fluid-filled sac around the embryo

Blastocyst

an early stage of embryo development, which can be recognized through the presence of an inner cell mass

Ectoderm

the outer layer of cells in the embryo, after establishment of the 3 primary germ layers (ectoderm, mesoderm, endoderm); the germ layer that comes in contact with the amniotic cavity

embryo

developing human within the first 2 months after conception

endoderm

the innermost of the 3 primary germ layers of the embryo

hydrocephalus

a condition marked by an excessive accumulation of cerebrospinal fluid, resulting in dilation of the cerebral ventricles and raised intracranial pressure; it may also results in enlargement of the cranium and atrophy of the brain