hidradenitis

Gland vs Hidradenitis - What's the difference?

gland | hidradenitis |


As nouns the difference between gland and hidradenitis

is that gland is (zoology) an organ that synthesizes a substance, such as hormones or breast milk, and releases it, often into the bloodstream (endocrine gland) or into cavities inside the body or its outer surface (exocrine gland) or gland can be (mechanical) a compressable cylindrical case and its contents around a shaft where it passes through a barrier, intended to prevent the passage of a fluid past the barrier examples: while hidradenitis is (medicine) inflammation of the sweat glands.

Sweat vs Hidradenitis - What's the difference?

sweat | hidradenitis |


As nouns the difference between sweat and hidradenitis

is that sweat is fluid that exits the body through pores in the skin usually due to physical stress and/or high temperature for the purpose of regulating body temperature and removing certain compounds from the circulation while hidradenitis is (medicine) inflammation of the sweat glands.

As a verb sweat

is to emit sweat.

Inflammation vs Hidradenitis - What's the difference?

inflammation | hidradenitis |


As nouns the difference between inflammation and hidradenitis

is that inflammation is the act of inflaming]], [[kindle|kindling, or setting on fire; also, the state of being inflamed while hidradenitis is (medicine) inflammation of the sweat glands.