Abby Lee Miller is staying hopeful.
Miller, 51 — who was preliminarily identified with non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma in April after an emergency surgical procedure for what she thought was a spinal an infection — shared a video on Saturday of her hospital room, as she was about to bear what she stated was her sixth “lumbar injection.”
“That is my closing, I hope to god, my closing lumbar injection,” Miller defined from offscreen, earlier than strolling her followers by what precisely the process entailed.
“That is the desk they’re gonna flip me on my abdomen, after which my arms are beneath me, and I can’t transfer, after which they twist it on a diagonal in order that your spinal fluid goes down into your spinal twine,” she stated, earlier than abruptly altering the topic to debate the colour of the hospital room decor.
“It’s an amazing shade of blue isn’t it?” she stated. “Okay, gotta go. Want me luck.”
“Sixth and hopefully the ultimate Lumbar Injection (spinal faucet) on this Chemo remedy!” she wrote alongside the video.
It was unclear if the injection was an epidural steroid injection.
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Though she has but to submit an replace on how the process went, hours after posting the video, she excitedly introduced on her Instagram story that she had ordered Baskin-Robbins ice cream on Postmates.
Her newest replace got here lower than two weeks after two of her younger former Dance Mothers costars — Maesi Caes and Elliana Walmsley — paid her a go to.
“I assume it doesn’t matter the place I’m or what I’m doing the children at all times migrate proper towards me! I assume I’m extra enjoyable than their mothers! LOL,” wrote Miller.
In late July, the truth star additionally celebrated an enormous milestone: the top of her newest spherical of chemotherapy.
“I simply completed my fifth spherical of Chemo!!!” she wrote within the caption. “I feel I deserve a little bit deal with at the moment, so I’m placing on my make-up simply in case!”
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Miller was first noticed out of her hospital mattress and transferring round in a wheelchair on June 22, weeks after she revealed she had begun the therapeutic course of following the emergency surgical procedure.
Since then, she’s often posted images of her well being journey. In early July, she shared a photograph of her again on Instagram which she captioned with, “After the 2nd surgical procedure, My again is lastly on the mend.”
A supply informed PEOPLE earlier this yr that Miller was “in a extremely dangerous place — mentally and emotionally” about her well being ordeal, however these days, she has remained extra upbeat on social media, even posting selfies after she tried on some “foolish wigs.”
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Regardless of her ongoing remedy, a Lifetime rep informed PEOPLE final month that Miller is concerned within the potential subsequent season of Dance Mothers. Miller had beforehand backed out of the present in 2017, writing on Instagram that she had been “MANIPULATED” and “DISRESPECTED.”
Earlier than her analysis, Miller had been dwelling in a midway home since serving her 366-day sentence for chapter fraud on the Victorville Federal Correctional Establishment in California, which she entered in July.