- AER of striated muscle
- apical ectodermal ridge (AER) of striated muscle
- A network of tubules and sacs in the cytoplasm of skeletal muscles that assist with muscle contraction and relaxation by releasing and storing calcium ions.
Definition from: MeSH via Unified Medical Language System at the National Library of Medicine
- The endoplasmic reticulum of cardiac muscle and skeletal striated muscle that functions especially as a storage and release area for calcium.
Definition from: Merriam-Webster's Medical Dictionary by Merriam-Webster Inc.
See also Understanding Medical Terminology.