On Saturday, Abby Lee Miller made her first selfie since diagnosing Burkitt's lymphoma.
"So much gratitude and love for those who listened, who looked deeper and those who stepped into action," the "Dance Moms" shared "star on Instagram." So much more, I wish I could say .. about how quickly your life can change through the hands of others. "
She accompanied the touching caption with a make-up-free selfie from her hospital bed 51, was hospitalized last week, and had to undergo spinal surgery.
Miller, who was released from prison at the end of March, has been complaining of back pain in recent weeks, and another look showed an orthopedic surgeon that it was cancer that hurt the star so badly. She was diagnosed with Burkitt's lymphoma.
"It was not an infection, it was a type of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma … We have an oncologist involved and we have to find out what are the next steps to chemo or radiation or more spinal surgery, "said Miller's own doctor. Hooman Melamed. "There's a chance that this can spread to any part of the body … that probably comes from somewhere else, we do not know where the source is, any tumor that spreads anywhere is automatically Phase 4, but we have not yet determined the phase. "
It is unclear whether or when Miller will return to a stopover to serve the remainder of her 366 days in prison for bankruptcy fraud