SCHLESINGER, WILHELM S.:
Austrian physician; born at Tinnye, Hungary, 1839. Educated at the University of Vienna (M.D. 1864), he established himself in the Austrian capital, receiving the "venia legendi" in gynecology from his alma mater in 1874.
In 1878 Schlesinger founded the "Wiener Medizinische Blätter," to which paper he contributed many essays. Of his works may be mentioned: "Experimentelle Untersuchungen über Uterusbewegungen"; "Ueber Reflexbewegungen des Uterus"; "Ueber die Centra der Gefäss- und Uterusnerven"; "Ueber Blutgeschwülste des Weiblichen Beckens"; "Zur Architektonik des Weiblichen Beckens."
- Hirsch, Biog. Lex.