Table 1

 Serum glucosamine levels and characterisation of the 18 participants

Patient NoAgeWeightBMI*OAGLcN useMaximum
(years)(kg)GlcN (μmol/l)Time (h)
Women
3709632KneeNo3.83
4747427Hand, kneeYes3.22
5569740KneeNo4.33
6418834HipNo5.93
7614222Hand, kneeYes5.81.5
11537026Hand, kneeNo00
13636023Hand, hipYes11.53
14497431HandYes7.13
18596527HandNo3.42.5
21529736KneeNo3.23
22677226Hand, kneeNo2.62
237011838KneeNo6.42.5
Men
2569533Hand, kneeNo1.92.5
125710731Hand, kneeYes8.33
15708428KneeYes6.13
17699531Hand, kneeYes3.92
19717325KneeNo4.31.5
204613240Hand, hip, kneeNo3.92