Difference Between Sensory and Motor Nerves

Sensory and Motor Nerves

Sensory vs Motor Nerves   The nervous system controls all activities of the body, both voluntary and involuntary. The somatic nervous system regulates all the voluntary controlled activities such as walking, talking etc. while the autonomic nervous system controls the activities under involuntary control, such as digestion, dilation etc. (Read more: Difference Between Somatic and […]

Difference Between Atria and Ventricles

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Atria vs Ventricles   Human circulatory system has a four- chambered heart with two separate atria two separate ventricles. The main function of heart is to pump blood to all the body parts through the blood veins. The human heart maintains two types of circulation cycles called pulmonary circulation and systemic circulation. According to these […]

Difference Between Cervix and Uterus

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Cervix vs Uterus   Uterus and cervix are important muscular structures of the reproduction system in females. These structures facilitate the development of embryo and fetus during pregnancy.  In nonpregnant periods, uterus and cervix help to maintain the menstruation cycle and provide protection for the reproduction system of females. The physiologies of uterus and cervix […]

Difference Between Ovary and Uterus

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Ovary vs Uterus   The female reproductive system of human is basically composed of internal structures including ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, cervix, and vagina and external structures including vulva, labia majora, labia minora, clitoris, vestibule, hymen, vaginal orifice, and vestibular glands. The main functions of this system include generation of eggs (oogenesis), the transportation of […]

Difference Between Corn and Wart

Corn vs Wart   Warts and corns are common lesions seen on foot. They are raised, rough, and firm areas of skin. They can even look alike. However, they are two different entities; warts are caused by infection and are contagious while corns are caused by mechanical pressure and are not contagious. This article will […]

Difference Between Pink Eye and Allergies

Pink Eye vs Allergies   Pink eye can occur due to many reasons. Allergy is one of those reasons. However, allergic reactions may or may not be restricted to the eye, and severe allergies may result in anaphylactic shock. This article will talk about both pink eye and allergies and the differences between them in […]

Difference Between Pituitary and Pineal Gland

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Pituitary vs Pineal Gland   In general, there are two types of glands in our body. The first type is the duct glands that release their secretions out through the ducts into some hollow organs; like the salivary glands of the mouth and gastric glands of the stomach. The second type of glands does not […]

Difference Between Lymph Nodes and Glands

Lymph Nodes vs Glands   Glands and lymph nodes are important structures in the human body. These structures help to regulate biological processes and maintain immune functions in the body.  Most glands are associated with the circulatory system, and lymph nodes produce the component of the circulatory system (while blood cells). Lymph Nodes Lymph nodes […]

Difference Between Lupus and Rheumatoid Arthritis

Lupus vs Rheumatoid Arthritis   Both rheumatoid arthritis and lupus arthritis affect the peripheral joints. Both present with pain, swelling, and stiffness, and both arthritis have systemic manifestations. Though they present with similar symptoms, clinically rheumatoid arthritis and lupus are different. This article will discuss both rheumatoid arthritis and lupus and the differences between them […]