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Wrestling Legend Kamala

I Got My Leg Amputated

11/14/2011 6:25 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF

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Wrestling legend Kamala just posted a video message online from his hospital bed, claiming one of his legs has been surgically removed ... but the Ugandan Giant insists, "I'm blessed. I'm alive."

According to reports, the amputation was a medically necessary procedure due to complications from high blood pressure and diabetes.

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Kamala seems in good spirits in the video, saying, "I only lost my leg, not my life."

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