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Hello everybody.
I hope youŽll find time to give me suggestions please.
Im IMG, YOG 2011, Step1 262(just received, so happyXD)
my goal IM in a university program with fellowship in gastroenterology.
I doesnt have any LOR-
Do you recomend to apply next match, even If I dont have much time to make USCE and obtain LOR? Am I risking myself applying next match with step2 cs that is getting harder? I heard that its better to have some USCE before giving CS, that is, my weakest point.
WHat do you thinK?
BEst regards everyone.
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You will match with NO LOR.

step 1 more than 260+ is a 1000% match.
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What Shima actually meant was that you need LOR's to fulfill minimum application criteria. Your scores are fulfill only 1 aspect of the application.

That is what you meant right Shima?
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