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Old 07-04-2015
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Default 5year cut off..myth or reality

hello guys!! am a 2010 graduate n wana go for usmle.I heard most programs dunt accept old graduates...like there is a 5 yr cut off rule..any info or elobration abt it?? is it a big negative for me?? do old IMG really get matched??
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hello guys!! am a 2010 graduate n wana go for usmle.I heard most programs dunt accept old graduates...like there is a 5 yr cut off rule..any info or elobration abt it?? is it a big negative for me?? do old IMG really get matched??
Hello,
It is a big negative that could be compromised by YOUR SCORE + LORs + USCE.
There is nothing to be lost so GO FOR USMLE and in the worst situation we fail...JUST LEAVE it behind and MOVE ON. BEST,
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