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Hey everybody,

I just registered for the Step 1 exam and got form 186 signed by my med school principal. It was a total nightmare!! My med school is extremely inefficient and unhelpful to students so this simple procedure took many days. Will I have to go through this nightmare every time I register for an exam???
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NO, once form 186 is accepted it remains valid for 5 years .
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