― Anxiety attack and panic attack sometimes are used to mean the same thing. But there is a distinction between the two conditions. The most obvious difference between anxiety and panic would be the level of nervousness that is experienced in each but there are also other differences. ∙ On the other side, similarities are also found between them. Here the difference between panic and anxiety will be discussed. ∙ The term anxiety attack is used to refer to an individual who has [...].