These stunning photos take you on a physician’s cancer journey

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On December 17th, 2013, while in her last year of psychiatry residency at UCLA, Dr. Elana Miller was diagnosed with stage IV acute lymphoblastic lymphoma.  Below is a photo essay of her journey.

December 18, 2013:

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December 22, 2013:

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January 5, 2014:

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February 24, 2014:

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May 15, 2014:

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June 17, 2014:

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July 23, 2014:

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August 6, 2014:

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August 11, 2014:

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October 14, 2014:

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January 9, 2015:

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March 12, 2015:

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March 15, 2015:

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March 19, 2015:

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April 24, 2015:

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May 28, 2015:

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Elana Miller is a psychiatrist who blogs at Zen Psychiatry.

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