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Preterm birth is a huge topic and cannot be summarized in a few lines. It is not an isolated event, it is mostly linked to a diverse forms of illnesses and heritable disorders (syndromic associations, skeletal dysplasias, hamartoneoplastic disorders, collagenopathies and so forth). It is not uncommon for pateints with a history of preterm birth to have a history correlated to maternal antenatal history of spontaneous abortions, stillbirths, pernatal mortalities, neonaltal mortalities and even a history of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) and difficulties with conceiving . Throwing all individuals/patients in one basket is an extremely misleading and confusing medical policy.