In his final start before a scheduled break, Louis Oosthuizen tied for 32nd place at the DP World Tour Championship at 4-under-par 73-70-71-70=284.
Alex Miceli reported at Golfweek.com on Sunday that Louis Oosthuizen will undergo a facet joint block procedure following this week's DP World Tour Championship.
Louis Oosthuizen fought out half of a point when he tied his singles match at the Presidents Cup with Webb Simpson.
Pals Louis Oosthuizen and Charl Schwartzel recorded a 2-and-1 victory over Phil Mickelson and Keegan Bradley in opening fourball at the Presidents Cup.
Louis Oosthuizen signed for a 2-over-par 40-34=74 following his opening round of the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship.
Louis Oosthuizen remains committed to next week's Alfred Dunhill Links Championship in Scotland.
Louis Oosthuizen was one of 10 internationals to qualify automatically for next month's Presidents Cup.
In a brief statement today, Louis Oosthuizen acknowledged that he's shutting it down for a couple of months to allow his body to recover from recent injuries.
Louis Oosthuizen is not listed in the published field of next week's World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational.
Louis Oosthuizen's management firm ISM released a statement in which the golfer is quoted to explain why he withdrew from The Open Championship today.
Louis Oosthuizen withdrew during his opening round of The Open Championship.
Louis Oosthuizen arrived at the midpoint of the John Deere Classic in even-par 72-70=142 and will miss the cut.
Louis Oosthuizen spun a 3-under-par 35-32=67 in the opening round of The Greenbrier Classic.
Louis Oosthuizen is listed in the published field of next week's Greenbrier Classic.