pericystium


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pericystium

[‚per·ə′sis·tē·əm]
(anatomy)
The tissues surrounding a bladder.
(medicine)
The vascular wall of a cyst.
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(5) The cystopericystectomy can be partial and includes resecting most of the pericystium and sparing the plates in contact with hazardous areas, such as the ureters, vessels, or gastrointestinal tract.