A Single Source for Joint Infection Diagnosis.*

A timely, accurate diagnosis of joint infection is critical to developing a patient treatment plan. We offer a comprehensive panel of tests to aid in the diagnosis of joint infection with a single joint aspiration - with a streamlined sample submission process and results typically available within hours. 
* Final patient diagnosis responsibility lies with the medical professional


  • Infection Diagnostics


  • Multiple

One Stop Comprehensive Aid in PJI Diagnosis

  • Combines common standard of care (SoC) tests with proprietary tests only offered by Zimmer Biomet; Synovasure Alpha Defensin ELISA, Synovasure Microbial, Identification, Synovasure Neutrophil Elastase

Integrity Assessments on All Specimens

  • Every specimen is tested for Absorbance at 280nm (A280) and Red Blood Cell Count to ensure the specimen is not diluted by added fluid (saline or contrast) or blood.

Fulfills Industry-Developed Criteria

  • Panel includes tests that fulfill MSIS, ICM and EBJIS criteria.13-15

Easy-to-Read Results Report in 48 Hours

  • Providers receive an easy-to-read report typically within 48 hours of receipt at partner laboratory (except culture)



Synovasure® Comprehensive Infection Laboratory Test Panels

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Synovasure® Microbial ID Test

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What is Alpha Defensin?

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Synovasure® Diagnostics Product Offerings

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Additional Information

Testing available only in Germany and the United Kingdom.