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Old 11-05-2014
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Hi everyone
Im a old IMG.graduated in 2004. My step 1 score is 229, step 2 ck score 235..i did subspeciality fellowship in my country..i have a few coauthored publications..i think its extremely difficult to get residency with these scores..dont know whether to proceed further or not..please advise me.
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yeah its very ironic that you want people to tell u give up!! u have no chance with such great scores.
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Well, you will never now unless u try. The only one who can stop u its you.
You can still go for it and the SCORES are NOT everything they look on an applicant.

Check out the match report from this year and you will see.

Best of luck!
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Hi bluebloater i dont want people to discourage me ..just asked for an advice..recent times it got very difficult for imgs to get residency..i know imgs with very good scores who didnt get residency.
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