meningocyte

meningocyte

 [mĕ-ning´go-sīt]
a histiocyte of the meninges.

me·nin·go·cyte

(mĕ-ning'gō-sīt),
A mesenchymal epithelial cell of the subarachnoid space; it may become a macrophage.
[meningo- + G. kytos, cell]

me·nin·go·cyte

(mĕ-ning'gō-sīt)
A mesenchymal epithelial cell of the subarachnoid space; it may become a macrophage.
[meningo- + G. kytos, cell]
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They arise from the arachnoid cap cells (meningocytes) that are derived from the neural crest.