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Warning! Important note from www.usmle.org

Can you guys throw some light on what exactly usmle.org means by this note--

""To clarify previous language about USMLE expectations for examinees completing the patient note: while it is acknowledged that it is important for a physician to be able to recognize the findings that rule out certain diagnoses, the task for Step 2 CS examinees at this time is to record only the most likely diagnoses along with findings (positive and negative), that support them.""
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I can't throw light on this, but hopefully it means the exam did not become harder after all the rumors. ?
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It means that in your differential diagnosis list you should only include the suspected diagnoses (not the ruled out diagnoses).

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It means that in your differential diagnosis list you should only include the suspected diagnoses (not the ruled out diagnoses).

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I agree with this.
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I agree

Thanks for clearing the doubt
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