A 78-year-old man is brought to the emergency ...
Honestly, it's something that has confused me for a while. Why is it that GH secretion is stimulated by hypoglycemia? I mean, it's literally called growth hormone (for growth!), and hypoglycemia, which is basically a "starvation" state, will stimulate this hormone?
IGF-1 is regulated by insulin. so it will be decreased because insulin levels are also low.
thank you @shaeking!