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Hearing crinkling sound and wax build up in ear. Going for skydiving. What are the risk for permanent damage?

Im 25 155 pounds 5 11, I think I have wax build up in my ear because I hear the crinkling sound in one ear as if I had water in there but only wen I move my ear and I can t feel water moving inside. I have had this symptom for a few weeks, I m going skydiving tomorrow and I was wondering if I m at risk for any permanent damage during the fall, I have no prior ear conditions/history
Asked On : Wed, 18 Jul 2012
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It is unlikely that your complaints are due to a wax build up and it looks like you are having a eustachian tube dysfunction , which is a normal tube between the ear and nose.
in such a situation i would advice you to not to go for skydiving as it may damage your ear.
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