Medical Dictionary

pericyte

play
noun peri·cyte \ˈper-ə-ˌsīt\

Medical Definition of pericyte

  1. :  a cell of the connective tissue about capillaries or other small blood vessels


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up pericyte? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

Get Word of the Day daily email!