Andy Murray has withdrawn from the Japan Open in Tokyo subsequent week because of harm.
The Brit suffered a 6-3 6-2 first-round defeat to Roman Safiullin on the Shanghai Masters final week and in addition exited the China Open within the opening spherical by Alex De Minaur.
Murray misplaced his opening service sport and missed probabilities to interrupt as Safiullin moved right into a 2-0 lead.
The 36-year-old intends to make a return in time for the Swiss Indoors in Basel which begins on October 23, earlier than competing on the Paris Masters from October 28 to November 5.
Two-time Wimbledon champion Murray can be prone to characteristic on the Moselle Open in Metz from November 4, and might be concerned within the Davis Cup finals later that month if chosen by Nice Britain captain Leon Smith.
Nice Britain have certified for the Davis Cup Ultimate 8 in Malaga after ending prime of Group B with an 2-1 victory over France in Manchester final month.
Murray is hoping to enhance his world rating, at the moment sitting at 39, to be seeded on the Australian Open subsequent 12 months.