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Exam-Results got my step 1 score..99...

Hi guys!!!

I got my score today..
its 99 ..
...got 232..I was thinking I had done extremely well and was expecting 250+..but I don't know..
but i guess i should be happy at least I got 99...
well i hope this is good enough....

I previously posted my exam experience here
Done with step 1.....
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great score. thumbs up.
ur exam experience was pointing to this.
All d best in CK and the rest.
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Congrats
????? How did you do on Kaplan Qbank and UW. And wich NBME did you did??????
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congrats!
you did great!
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thanks...

i had done NBME 7...my score was 244/600
in UWSA 1.....238/590
IN UWSA 2 .....248/650

....u know i was shocked to see my 3 digit score..the questions were really easy and i felt i had done way better than what i had done in NBME OR UWSAs..but i got to move on...its atleast 99...so i am glad ..

good luck to you guys!!
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congratulation for your great score.
can you tell me what was your cumulative performance in UW qbank?
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thanks...

i had done NBME 7...my score was 244/600
in UWSA 1.....238/590
IN UWSA 2 .....248/650

....u know i was shocked to see my 3 digit score..the questions were really easy and i felt i had done way better than what i had done in NBME OR UWSAs..but i got to move on...its atleast 99...so i am glad ..

good luck to you guys!!
hhhhhhhmmmmmmm i understand your feelings! but i guess a lot of people did well on that exam since our results are compared to test takers! well, your score is still very great and you would make it to your desired residency! don't worry at all. remember the next journey matters as well. u rock it!!!
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congratulation for your great score.
can you tell me what was your cumulative performance in UW qbank?
how much time did u take to prepare? i am takin it in march..takin 4 months only cuz i wanna make it to the 2012 match..apprehensive about it:S
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Congratulations...

This is an amazing score and am sure you'll be acing the CK too.

Good job, keep up the good work
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Hi Meka,
U still have time for 2012 match I wiljl enter the exam on July and step 2 on April the cs I guess on may why the rush in march

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Congrats.....great score, Goodluck with everything in the future!

I was gonna ask you of how long you took to prepare for the exam and how many times did you go through kaplan and FA?

thanks for the help, you've done a service to those coming behind you! goodluck again for the next Steps...
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i prepared for about 7 months...read kaplan lecture notes and FA for review ....about 3 times .....and did the qbanks....
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Congratulations!!! That score is excellent! I am very very happy for you. Thanks for all your posts here over the past few months - very helpful....
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Yes. They don't allow you to re-do the exam once you have passed. But they also don't like if you haven't passed for the first try. So while your points may not be as good as you hoped - you managed to pass the first try and that will be counted.

Still there is lot you can do. Research in US is highly valued and if you get to know program director you multiply your chances to get residency. My coursemate's friend had residency (I don't know how much he scored) because every member of interviewing board could decide one resident.

So cheer up and keep little break and then focus on step 2.
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Congratulations!

USMLEGUY- I'm contemplating which books to use right now and whether Kaplan is necessary, as I've been advised to use non-Kaplan books. Do you think your score, for most part, can be attributed to prepping with Kaplan?
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Great score!!
Congratulations usmleguy!
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Congrtas USMLE guy! IT sure was a deserving score and some of your posts have really helped a lot of people here. Hope you carr on like this a get a 99 in step 2 CK as well. Kepp up the good work!
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