A balloon spontaneously deflates overnight as He atoms diffuse through the wall of the balloon. ...

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A helium-filled balloon spontaneously deflates overnight as He atoms diffuse through the wall of the balloon. Describe the redistribution of matter and/or energy that accompanies this process.

Effusion

Effusion is a process of escaping of gas from a container through a hole of diameter smaller than mean free path and this hole is pinhole and escape of gas is due to pressure difference.

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Pericardial Effusion: Causes & Treatment

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Pericardial effusion is a medical condition that is characterized by the presence of an abnormal amount of fluid in the pericardial space that surrounds the heart. Learn about the causes, clinical signs, and treatment options for pericardial effusion.


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