In a statement Ant said his recovery is going "very well" and "for that to continue, having spoken to Dec and ITV, I have made the decision to take the rest of the year off".
Ant and Dec have co-hosted I'm A Celeb since 2002, with the Geordie duo at the helm of 17 series so far.
'I'm looking forward to us both being reunited on screen in 2019'.
Turkish lira tumbles to fresh low
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday portrayed the currency drop as a "campaign" to harm Turkey. "Don't heed them. Washington imposed financial sanctions on two Turkish ministers and warned of additional measures.
The TV presenter took to the official Ant and Dec Twitter account on Thursday evening to write: "Thank you for all the messages of support. Ax". The pair said they hoped to bring back the show in 2020.
It's unclear whether Ant's longtime presenting partner Dec Donnelly will front the show on his own.
ITV bosses are set to make an announcement about their plans for the upcoming "I'm A Celebrity" series "in due course". Get Me Out Of Here, alongside Dec in November previous year.
He had damaged his knee in 2014 and underwent a botched operation the following year leading him to be in severe pain. His problems with alcohol and prescription medication came to light last June.
He has since moved away from Chiswick and is living in the area of New Malden to be closer to his new love and former personal assistant Anne-Marie Corbett, 42.
He admitted to putting her through hell but he refused to move back into their west London home - and instead moved into a bachelor pad around the corner.
Barcelona can buy the centre-half back for around £30m if he does well at Goodison but, for now, he is an Everton player. However, Allardyce feels that Everton still have far too many wide players to cope with.
Goldman Sachs Group Inc.is considering a plan to offer custody for crypto funds, people with knowledge of the matter said. Chamber of Digital Commerce President Perianne Boring on the outlook for bitcoin and regulation of cryptocurrency.
During pregame warmups, multiple Eagles players wore T-shirts raising awareness about voter registration and prison populations. Some players held their fists in the air, while others chose to kneel, despite the controversy surrounding the action.
Une défaite des républicains dans ce solide bastion conforterait l'impression qu'une "vague démocrate" se prépare. Donald Trump y a apporté son soutien à un candidat tentant de ravir la place du gouverneur républicain sortant.
In 2016, Lohan accused her ex-fiance Egor Tarabasov of physical abuse during their relationship, but did not file a complaint. Look, I'm very supportive of women. "If it happens at that moment, you discuss it at that moment", Lohan told The Times .
Sur le marché des devises, l'annonce américaine a fait dévisser le rouble, tombé au plus bas depuis deux ans. Les Etats-Unis ont annoncé leur intention d'imposer de nouvelles sanctions économiques à la Russie.
But the drought conditions in New South Wales state this year have been the driest and most widespread since 1965. Farmers have told harrowing stories of failing crops, severe water shortages and being unable to feed livestock.
L'Italien Andrea Dovizioso (Ducati) a remporté dimanche Grand Prix de République tchèque, 10e manche du Championnat du monde. Sylvain Guintoli (Suzuki) a terminé 19e sur 20.
'Multiple fatalities' in Canada shooting
According to the force's Twitter account, police units responded to an "ongoing incident" on Brookside Drive at around 7:30 a.m. Fredericton is the capital of New Brunswick, a province on the eastern side of the country and above ME in the USA.
Etats-Unis : le projet d'armée de l'espace officiellement lancé
Signé en 1967, il engage les signataires, dont font partis les États-Unis, à ne faire qu'une exploration pacifique de l'espace. Il a par ailleurs mentionné les projets russes de laser aéroporté et de missile destinés à détruire les satellites américains.
Cyclisme: Adrien Costa amputé d'une jambe
En 2017, il avait suspendu sa carrière sportive avant d'annoncer en 2018 vouloir désormais se consacrer à ses études. Suite à un accident de randonnée le franco-américain de 20 ans a dû être amputé d'une jambe explique Ouest France .