Mark Wood, England fast bowler is set for the fourth Test against India at The Oval starting on Thursday.
The 31-year-old wounded his right shoulder in the second-Test defeat at Lord’s and missed the innings triumph in the third at Headingley.
All-rounder Chris Woakes may also join the squad after recovering from a heel injury.
Moreover, wicketkeeper Jos Buttler could miss one or both of the final two Tests for the birth of his second child.
The five-Test series is level at 1-1.