Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Composition of Certain Financial Statement Captions - Changes in Goodwill (Details)

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Composition of Certain Financial Statement Captions - Changes in Goodwill (Details)
$ in Thousands
3 Months Ended
Mar. 31, 2016
USD ($)
Goodwill [Roll Forward]  
Beginning balance $ 743,348
Purchase accounting adjustments (321)
Foreign exchange 3,934
Ending balance 746,961
Bio Reference  
Goodwill [Roll Forward]  
Purchase accounting adjustments (300)
Ending balance 440,800
Pharmaceutical | CURNA  
Goodwill [Roll Forward]  
Beginning balance 4,827
Purchase accounting adjustments 0
Foreign exchange 0
Ending balance 4,827
Pharmaceutical | EirGen  
Goodwill [Roll Forward]  
Beginning balance 81,139
Purchase accounting adjustments 0
Foreign exchange 3,443
Ending balance 84,582
Pharmaceutical | FineTech  
Goodwill [Roll Forward]  
Beginning balance 11,698
Purchase accounting adjustments 0
Foreign exchange 0
Ending balance 11,698
Pharmaceutical | OPKO Renal  
Goodwill [Roll Forward]  
Beginning balance 4,517
Purchase accounting adjustments 0
Foreign exchange 195
Ending balance 4,712
Pharmaceutical | OPKO Biologics  
Goodwill [Roll Forward]  
Beginning balance 139,784
Purchase accounting adjustments 0
Foreign exchange 0
Ending balance 139,784
Pharmaceutical | OPKO Health Europe  
Goodwill [Roll Forward]  
Beginning balance 7,191
Purchase accounting adjustments 0
Foreign exchange 296
Ending balance 7,487
Pharmaceutical | OPKO Renal  
Goodwill [Roll Forward]  
Beginning balance 2,069
Purchase accounting adjustments 0
Foreign exchange 0
Ending balance 2,069
Diagnostics | Bio Reference  
Goodwill [Roll Forward]  
Beginning balance 441,158
Purchase accounting adjustments $ (321)
Foreign exchange
Ending balance $ 440,837
Diagnostics | OPKO Diagnostics  
Goodwill [Roll Forward]  
Beginning balance 17,977
Purchase accounting adjustments 0
Foreign exchange 0
Ending balance 17,977
Diagnostics | OPKO Lab  
Goodwill [Roll Forward]  
Beginning balance 32,988
Purchase accounting adjustments 0
Foreign exchange 0
Ending balance $ 32,988