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The term haemangiopericytoma was for the first time used by Stout & Murray (1942) to designate a peculiar type of vascular tumour involving capillary pericytes.
Capillary pericytes express one of the major angiogenic growth factors, vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF).
Diabetes: loss of capillary pericytes and thickening of the basement membrane leading to retinal ischemia