Hochenegg, Julius von
Hochenegg, Julius von, b. Vienna, Aug. 2, 1859, d. Vienna, May 11, 1940, surgeon; brother of Carl Hochenegg. 1894 university professor in Vienna, from 1904 head of the Second Surgical Department of the University of Vienna, Vienna General Hospital. Improved cancer surgery, founded a radiology department and together with Baron A. von Eiselsberg established the casualty ward in the First Surgical Department of the University of Vienna. Raised to the nobility in 1914.
Works: Lehrbuch der speziellen Chirurgie, 2 vols., 21918-1927 (with E. Payr).
Literature: ÖBL; NDB.