De Quervain’s results from inflammation and strain to, abductor pollicis longus, and extensor pollicis brevis, two tendons of the thumb. This condition is common in individuals performing repetitive activities of the wrist especially new mothers who are frequently lifting their children or persons unaccustomed to particular exercise or activity involving the thumb/wrist. Individuals may experience sharp pain over their thumb. Physiotherapy can assist by reducing pain, education on proper lifting techniques and braces, and strengthening of the wrist musculature.